Mentors/Coaches/Advisers are valuable sources of knowledge. Whether you're starting a business, going back to college or changing careers, mentors have experienced similar milestones. Choose mentors who will give you the best insight into your current phase of life or career level.
Friends and family members may hesitate to provide the type of feedback you need to make a change in your personal or professional life. Mentors offer constructive criticism designed to strengthen areas of your life that need improvement.
Mentors look for ways to encourage personal growth. Once they understand your skills and abilities, they may put you to work on a specific task to see how well you perform. Based on your performance, they might give you another challenge to test you or give you detailed feedback on what you did well and what you may improve upon.
Words of encouragement
When you need an extra boost of confidence, mentors/Coaches/Business Advisers offer support and words of encouragement to keep you going when life gets tough. Without mentors/Coaches/Business Advisers, negative thoughts may become more prominent in your daily life, especially when dealing with a difficult subject or issue. Positive encouragement helps motivate you to keep trying your best, despite the challenges.
Successful mentorships are founded on boundaries that define social expectations and make you feel safe. Mentors/Coaches/Business Advisers create healthy boundaries that work in your favour. For example, Mentors/Coaches/Business Advisers help set priorities, define unacceptable behaviours and provide guidance regarding balanced work-life scheduling. Mentors/Coaches/Business Advisers help bring awareness to any issues that may be affecting your emotional well-being and provide solutions to overcome any negatives with boundaries.
Because Mentors/Coaches/Business Advisers play a neutral role in your life, they have the ability to give unbiased opinions on subjects you care about. For example, if you have several ideas for a business venture but need help choosing the best option, mentors are great resources for advice. Drawing on their past experiences, mentors provide opinions that they believe fit your circumstance best.
The relationship between a mentor and a mentee must be built upon trust, honesty and transparency. When you need someone you can trust, having a mentor as an objective third-party is a great resource.
If you need help setting and achieving goals, mentors are the perfect allies to keep you accountable. Your mentor can help develop your career by setting new goals for you and providing clarity on how to take action.
Working with Mentors/Coaches/Business Advisers is life-changing because it helps you understand who you are and what you want to become. While mentors are not therapists, they help promote feelings of awareness and discovery that only come through conscious effort
Mentors/Coaches/Business Advisers commonly offer to share their network connections with their mentees. When you enlist the help of a mentor, you increase your chances for new professional contacts, which may lead you to new opportunities.
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