Mentor Registration

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Mentor Benefits

  • Hone coaching, counseling and leadership skills
  • Develop new professional and organizational contacts
  • Get exposure of new ideas, technologies and perspectives
  • Expand relationships built on mutual trust and shared learning
  • Gain personal satisfaction

Expectations

    • Genuine interest to give back
    • Commitment
    • Sensitivity to other's needs and development
    • Excellent listening skills
    • Excellent coaching and feedback skills
    • Confidentiality

Mentor Opportunities

    • Help the mentee identify with their organization and professional environment
    • Be prepared to support the early career professional through difficult situations
    • Motivate the mentee to develop his/her self-confidence
    • Ensure communications are clear, open and reciprocal
    • Help develop creative and independent thinking

Process

Training

Accepted Mentors are required to attend a ½ day mentor training program that is structured to provide the tools and resources to navigate the online mentor portal; guidelines for a successful mentorship; requirements; commitments and reporting to the MillBridge Foundation staff.

Areas covered include the following:

  • Background on the MillBridge Foundation
  • Program overview
  • Mentor requirements
  • Confidentiality agreement
  • Mentors will be placed in roles of mentor/mentee and will address questions based on different scenarios
  • Website portal
  • Mentor reporting requirements
  • Mentor match/no match determination