Finding a trusted and invested mentor is incredibly important when it comes to professional development. I can say from experience that you learn a lot from other individuals whether they be one or ten years older than you.
Nevertheless, it can be quite intimidating and a bit confusing to find a mentor that is right for you. Here are some tips and pointers to help you identify what to look for when finding mentors that are invested in your career trajectory.
Note number five on the list “ The Ability to Give Honest and Direct Feedback” is such a critical part of getting value out of a mentor. Read more on strong mentor qualities HERE.