What's my mentorship style?
There are various ways to mentor, make it your own! Adapt to the various situations.
- Teach and inform on concepts, ideas, and more
- Help explain and clarify material
- Share knowledge and experiences
- Provide encouragement
- Remind them of their progress, accomplishments
- Fuel their potential to keep doing great work
- Collaborate with folks to create ideas together
- Brainstorm actionable steps to realize ideas
- Actively listen
- Instead of solely providing answers and guidance, actively listen
- Radiate solidarity and acknowledge that folks are being heard
- Discover questions/resources/people that can provide insights
- Share resources such as articles, books, media, events, and programs
- Introduce people to each other