Leslie Knope, one of the finest mentors in television history, would agree vehemently with this post: planning is critical to any success-driven mentorship. In order to maximize time and outcomes, a mentor should always start by charting out specific objectives and a clear path to getting there. For more tips and thoughts, read the full article here.
While the antiquated model of a strict vertical hierarchy is still in use, more and more companies are transitioning to a flatter, horizontal organization, in which mentors and mentees are in great collaboration and discussion about the organization and their own goals and achievements. Read more about this revolutionary workplace-changing concept and learn how mentoring is the best way to maximize your professional growth!