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 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
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.
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.
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.
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?
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 ...
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.
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 ...
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?