Here’s an excellent article on how to be a career changing mentor. Every mentor wants to positively impact and share their wisdom and lesson learned with their mentees. The challenge is they aren’t exactly sure how to do it.
There is a skill and art to conducting a successful mentorship engagement. This article goes into depth on it.
Here is an example below…
Impactful questions for mentors to ask their mentees:
- What kind of advice do you need right now?
- What else is on your mind?
- What’s getting in the way of your learning?
- How would you perceive this challenge from the outside?