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Ten Tips for Getting the Most from Your Mentor

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    You can establish multiple mentoring relationships with individuals who can help you grow in different aspects of your life. Think of it as building your own personal board of directors. Also, don't underestimate the value of a 'peer mentor' or someone at your level who has complementary skills and experiences — even if you think you're on the same level, you can learn a lot from their previous experiences.

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Ten Tips for Getting the Most from Your Mentor

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    You can establish multiple mentoring relationships with individuals who can help you grow in different aspects of your life. Think of it as building your own personal board of directors. Also, don't underestimate the value of a 'peer mentor' or someone at your level who has complementary skills and experiences — even if you think you're on the same level, you can learn a lot from their previous experiences.

How can a mentor improve your business and career advancement? Many ways: A mentor can guide you, take you under his wing and teach you new skills. Research has shown that mentoring relationships succeed and are satisfying for both parties when both the mentor and the person being mentored take an active role in developing the relationship.

Here are 10 tips provided by The Ladders that you can implement to ensure you get what you need out of the relationship.

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