Frequently Asked Questions
How it works
The mentorship will last 12 weeks. You will meet virtually with your mentor 1:1 for up to four sessions. Once you are matched, you will receive a link to a 5-minute video with instructions and tips for getting started.
Who is it for?
Any member of The Mentoring Place
What do I talk about with my mentor?
You will want to select one or two areas where you want advice or insight. Sample areas include career planning and decision-making, power and influence, gaining sponsorship, rebounding from a challenge, asking for what you want, balance, overcoming fear, etc.
What criteria do you use for matching with a mentor?
Background, need, functional expertise.
Can I designate a preference for a female or male mentor?
Yes, we will do our best to satisfy the request
Is this really free?
Yes, but we ask participants to consider donating to The Mentoring Place administrative fund to help cover costs. A donation is not a requirement but is greatly appreciated