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Finding a Guide: The Value of Having a Professional Mentor

Common Good Careers

Common Good Careers provides guidance on identifying and finding a mentor, which can offer opportunities for both parties to develop and improve together.

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U.S. Small Business Administration

The U.S. Small Business Administration discusses the roles and responsibilities of the mentor and protégé. It also has a checklist to help someone evaluate his or her readiness to become a mentor and suggests do’s and don’ts for success.

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