Effectively mentoring someone is an honor. It can be terribly fulfilling, but it takes effort, preparation, and some well-honed skills. This tool highlights 6 behaviors of effective mentors. Use it to assess your current efforts and as a guide to help you to get better.
The behaviors are:
- Teacher / Advisor
- Sponsor / Door Opener
- Role Model
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