6 Behaviors of an Effective Mentor

1. Motivator

– reinforce positive behaviors, demonstrate self-confidence, provide perspective

2. Counselor

– listen to understand, maintain perspective, evaluate career options

3. Sponsor

– provide networking opportunities, share openly, practice selflessness

4. Teacher/Advisor

– share knowledge, practice selflessness, confirm understanding. assess learning

5. Coach

– listen to understand, challenge with questions. diagnose performance

6. Role-model

– respect others, execute consistently, demonstrate leadership, live values