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Tips on Being a Good Mentee

  • Goals still matter. If you mention your specific, achievable goals from the beginning of the relationship, your mentor can help you stay on track at each meeting.
  • Meet consistently. Figure out how often, how long, how you want to meet and make it consistent.
  • Set an agenda
  • Be open to feedback: positive or constructive.
  • Decide on an end date. A good rule of thumb is usually four to six months, with the option to keep meeting informally.
  • Make sure not to monopolize the session with personal issues or make it only about venting.

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