Being a Good Mentee

Free

Why take this cred?

Finding a skilled mentor in your chosen field can be extremely useful - and the knowledge, experience and contacts they've acquired can give an invaluable boost to your career.

But finding a mentorship is only half the battle; knowing how to capitalise on your mentoring relationship can make all the difference, helping you establishing a constructive and beneficial partnership rather than having things end in frustration.

This credential gives you the practical skills and knowledge to properly handle a mentoring relationship. You'll learn how to manage a mentor partnership, what your mentor is likely to expect from you, and how to get the most out of the experience - from knowledge and industry insights to professional contacts.

Skills

  1. Take the lead in your mentorship
  2. Use a proactive and open-minded approach with your mentor
  3. Engage in a professional relationship with your mentor
  4. Foster professional networks through your mentorship

Concepts

Module 1: Mentorship

Module 2: Making the most of a mentorship

Module 3: Beyond the mentorship

How do I get this cred?

Assessment and activities include:

  1. Activity: Why do you want a mentor?
  2. Activity: Identify the right mentor
  3. Activity: Request email for mentorship
  4. Activity: Your mentorship plan
  5. Final Assessment quiz

When can I do it?