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Mentors: What to say if someone asks you out for coffee - CBS News


Mar 22, 2013 ... The problem is that they've also decided that the right way to get a mentor is to ask people out for coffee. Let's say you're on the receiving end ...

What to say to people who ask "can we grab coffee" or "I'd love to ...


What do you say to those emails asking to meet for coffee. ... Anyway, that's how I finally figured out how to handle an avalanche of career networkers in my ... If someone is calling to ask for advice or help and you don't have time for a full blown .... i say mentor people who inspire you - i get renewed energy from meeting w...

Be My Mentor? Craft the Perfect Email to Someone You Admire


So you have the name and email address of someone you'd love to be your mentor—now what? ... at the very least, get some advice for starting out in your writing career. ... obscure book she wrote in the early 80s that you've only skimmed once, and she asks you to meet, ... So if you are looking for a writing mentor, say that.

7 Deadly Sins Millennials Make When Approaching Mentors | OPEN ...


An entrepreneur who has a mentor is more likely to succeed. If you haven't found a mentor yet, you may be making one (or more) of these mistakes.

4 Things You Must Do When Asking Someone to Mentor You


Feb 20, 2013 ... If you'd like to ask someone to mentor, don't just say, "Will you mentor me?" Increase your ... Say yes. Do they want to meet at the coffee shop right by their office? Say yes. ... I'm still trying to figure out how to implement this.

How to approach someone to be your mentor [EMAIL TEMPLATE]


Feb 11, 2015 ... Here's a free email template - now go out and get that coffee date! ... your soon-to -be mentor, here are four things to look for when you're finding “the one”: ... Ask: Do they appear to have a direct and straightforward approach?

Need a Mentor? Start With Coffee - Everwise


Dec 26, 2014 ... If someone agrees to mentor you, that's a strong commitment. ... Formal mentoring programs often take place over a specific time period, say a year or two ... The person Chisa asked out for coffee ended up supporting her ...

Will You Be My Mentor? Finding and Asking for Mentoring Support


Feb 4, 2014 ... The third post in the mentoring series, this post describes ways you can approach ... series will cover 2 of the 7 mentoring questions I set out to answer. ... If you see someone who gives a great talk, ask them for advice on speaking. ... lunch or coffee with someone I don't know very well at least twice a week.

How to Be an Amazing Mentor: 12 Ways to Make a Positive Impact ...


Jan 21, 2016 ... Now, think of what made them stand out to you. ... A mentor/mentee relationship can last for years, or it can last one coffee date. When you mentor someone long- term, you really get to know and understand their personality ... You might be wondering if they asked you that because they want to work for your ...

How to Ask Someone to Mentor You - LAC Group


Dec 20, 2013 ... When it comes to your career, mentors can be one of the fastest ... learn how to navigate office politics, figure out career questions, and ... Asking someone to mentor you can feel a bit awkward, however ... are you hoping to meet for coffee and discussion once a week, once a month, some other schedule?

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How Do I Ask Someone to Be My Mentor? - Lifehacker


Aug 25, 2014 ... When you do ask someone to be your mentor, keep in mind that ... who's going to be annoyed every time you ask them out for coffee, or who felt ...

How To Ask Someone For a Coffee Meeting - Life-Long Learner


Rally people to go check it out and then let that person know what you learned ... When someone provides value before asking for my time, I'm much more likely ...

Why You Should Never Ask Someone To Be Your Mentor - Fortune


Oct 5, 2015 ... When you asked them to be your friend, what were your terms? ... If you've never sought out my advice before, why do you think you're now going to ... If you want someone to be your mentor, don't ask them to be your mentor. ... even if one is forged over drinks and gossip and other over coffee and advice.