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The post ARE YOU BEING MENTORED INTO A CORNER? Mentors provide a ‘safe space’ to improve your technical or interpersonal works skills.

How To Be A More Valuable Mentor 

Career Realism

What does it take to be a good mentor? Related: Mentoring Vs Managing: Does It Have To Be One Or The Other? mentor is teacher and guide.

How To Choose Career Mentors

Professional Resume Services

In our career choices, it’s a good idea to have a mentor; someone we can trust to give good advice. If not, can they explain why?

Need Better Mentors? Try This…

Career Realism

Need Better Mentors? dedicated to giving people self-help advice for their careers. I’m grateful every day for the power technology gave me to help millions of people. ”   I realized I needed some quality time with mentors who could help me get back on track. Those five mentors you listen to will help you get there!

Four Steps to Finding a Career Mentor


Having a mentor is vital for your career success, and discovering great ways to find a career mentor can be a shortcut to boosting your career.

6 Things You Must Do to Be a Great Mentor and Leader

The Undercover Recruiter

Mentoring is fundamental to being a successful leader. But mentoring your people will lift performance to a different level.

How to Avoid Bad Career Advice

Ms. Career Girl

The post How to Avoid Bad Career Advice appeared first on Ms. How do you know what advice you can trust? Career Girl. Avoid Yes-men.

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Why YOU Need a Mentor.

Ms. Career Girl

This means reaching out and asking this person to mentor you either bi-weekly, monthly, bi-monthly as your coach. Unbiased Opinion. 

Create Career Success By Becoming a Mentor

Career Realism

Success Tweet:  Find a mentor. Mentors are positive people who will help you find the lessons in your experience and use them to move forward.

Do You Have a Mentor? You Should!


Do you have a mentor? Perhaps you are a mentor to someone else and don’t even realize it. Who do you call for advice in life in general?

What good mentoring looks like

Penelope Trunk

would send her an idea, we would get on the phone and she would tell me why my idea wouldn’t work, and then she’d end up giving me career advice.

Linking Career Advice & Authenticity


In my 30’s, I was given the advice “don’t worry too much about your weaknesses, just focus on your strengths.” Feedback is a gift. Photo Credit.

5 Reasons to Find a Career Mentor


Find answers to these and other questions by meeting with a career mentor. Career Advice Career Mentor

Challenge: Identify 3 Virtual Mentors

Career Realism

Challenge: Identify 3 Virtual Mentors. Today’s Work It Daily Challenge is to identify three virtual mentors. Who are you virtual mentors?

Mentoring vs. Managing: Does it Have to Be One or the Other?

Career Realism

For the success of most businesses today, especially those hiring in Gen Y's, it is imperative leadership blend managing and mentoring. To get this useful advice and many other helpful career resources, visit us now at Internships advice career job manage mentor promotion search

How Mentors Can Help Grads Get Their Dream Job

Career Realism

asked him what was the one piece of advice he received, prior to graduation, that helped him make a  successful shift to life after college.

25 Twitter Chats for Valuable Career Advice

Resume Bear

Are you making the most of LinkedIn to get career advice and opportunities? jobhuntchat. Join in every Monday at 10 p.m. EST. #HFChat. U30Pro.

Dispelling Bad Job Interview Advice, Part 2

The Job Quest

Frustrated with interview advice that missed the mark, I started the week with a post that provided better guidance to job seekers.

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Why You Need A Mentor And How To Get One

Tim's Strategy

This experience made me think about the power of mentorship and why you need to be mentored by someone who has been there. Securing a Mentor.

5 Ways To Scare Away Your Career Mentor

The Undercover Recruiter

Wherever you are in your career, seeking out a mentor is a great way to boost your career and expand your network. Not taking advice seriously.

Mentors and Advisors: The Significant Role They Play in Growing Your Business

Corn on the Job

Mentors and Advisors: What’s the Difference? Though business advisors and mentors have very different focuses (i.e. Career Advice

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Is Your Friends’ Advice Ruining Your Career?

Career Realism

It also might be the most important piece of advice you get this year… about taking advice. You see, advice is a tricky thing. But have you ever asked yourself whether that advice is working for you? Especially when it comes to success and your career, advice can be a dangerous thing. So, how about you?

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Help a Sister Out… Become a Mentor

Ms. Career Girl

What does it take to be a mentor? For most people mentoring does not come easy. However, there are key steps to being a good mentor.

Take more advice. It will help you.

Penelope Trunk

So he finally took the advice he’d been getting for a while. Everyone can benefit from listening to other people’s advice.

The 5 Professional Development Pillars of Real-Life Career Girls

Ms. Career Girl

Ann’s advice to other women is to, “Be open to ideas – now I’m open to the idea of being a business owner. Create Organic Mentor Relationships.

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can I ask my boss why my coworker quit, mentoring a student with questionable social media judgment, and more

Ask A Manager

Mentoring a college senior with questionable social media judgment. My alma mater recruited me for an alumni mentoring program, which connects successful professionals with undergraduate students interested in similar career paths. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. 1. Can I ask my boss why my coworker abruptly quit?

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The Best Give Career Advice You Ever Heard for Your Workforce


Best Career Advice from Industry Professionals. Their answers and advice might surprise you, or maybe not. It’s Your Turn.

Do You Know Your Story?

Ms. Career Girl

The post Do You Know Your Story? appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. You are the only person who can tell  your  story. How to figure out your story.

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Is Your Friends’ Advice Ruining Your Career?

Career Realism

It also might be the most important piece of advice you get this year… about taking advice. You see, advice is a tricky thing. But have you ever asked yourself whether that advice is working for you? Especially when it comes to success and your career, advice can be a dangerous thing. So, how about you?

A Teacher’s Perspective: Career Advice I Wish I Would Have Followed

Ms. Career Girl

Before, during and even after college, I was given a lot of career advice from my family and mentors.

how can I keep my former boss as a mentor?

Ask A Manager

So, after giving me lots of great advice about job-searching and helping me network (introducing me to people, bringing me to events with him, etc), he recommended me for a great full-time position somewhere else, which I was offered and ultimately accepted. started the new job last week, and although I really like it, I miss my old boss!

How Mentoring Relationships Helped Create the Thornburg International Value Fund

Position Ignition

Career Confidence Executive Career AdviceGuiding people in the use of career tools such as StrengthsFinder and visionboards.

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The Power of Professional Lineage Mentoring


In the short term, mentoring always helps others more than it helps you. But, over time some of those you mentor will model your behavior.

12 Tested Ways to Manage Your Peers

Catherines Career Corner

The responsibility of managing former peers is one of the most difficult encounters in any leader’s career. By Catherine Adenle My friend [.]

Why “2 Years of Experience” Applies to Entry-Level Jobs

The Job Quest

Mentors to guide you as you develop your skills. Career College Students Confidence Experience Internship Mentor Network References

Job Search Advice: Walking The Path

Tim's Strategy

Good job search advice is only helpful when it gets followed. Perhaps a career coach or a mentor from your church.  It often feels good.

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I was asked to work more slowly so others don’t look bad, the purpose of a mentor, and more

Ask A Manager

What’s the purpose of a mentor? You discuss mentoring fairly regularly, and I don’t know if it’s a country thing (I’m Aussie) but I’ve had very little exposure to the concept. I was wondering what makes a mentor, and what differentiates a mentor and someone you just regularly complain to?

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Advice for HR to Live By: Just Stop It!


I attended a session conducted by the man I consider a mentor. HR advice human resourcesHe is the consultant of all consultants. STOP IT!

What Do You REALLY Want to Do? - BLOG - Career Advice.


Lew Sauder, Author, Consulting 101: 101 Tips For Success in Consulting ( February 17, 2011 | Lew Sauder This is great advice.

update: how can I back out of a mentoring relationship?

Ask A Manager

We have a late-breaking update in our “where are they now” update series: Remember the letter-writer wondering about how to back out of a mentoring relationship that was more like intensive remedial coaching ? Thanks, Alison, for your great advice and level head, and thank you to the commenters who provide such tremendous insight.