We are going through perplexing times and a mentor or coach can offer valuable support. Get inspired to make mentoring part of your career survival kit as this situation continues to unfold.
In this episode…hear mentoring success stories and an insightful interview with Shari Krull, Executive Director of Streetwise Partners. Streetwise leverages mentorship to increase employment opportunities for adults from overlooked and under-resourced communities within New York, Washington, D.C. and Detroit. Hear Shari talk about the benefits of giving and receiving mentoring; she’ll also share the inside scoop on what a day in the life is like for an Executive Director at an organization pivoting effectively during the COVID situation. If you’ve never had a mentor, listen in for the 3 Essential Steps to Finding a Great Mentor including a script you can use to make your request.
Click Below for Resources in this Episode:
- Read the responses to my online poll: “Has a Mentor Helped Your Career?”
- Sharpen your mentoring skills by becoming a virtual mentor with Streetwise Partners.
- Read this recent commencement speech (featured on Medium.com) highlighting the power of mentoring to help inner city youth.
No matter what your age and stage, there’s always something to learn. Take action and don’t wait another day to start leveraging mentoring to overcome challenges and make a great living!