Great tips for finding (or realising you've found!) a Mentor, and creating a mutually beneficial relationship. Everyone needs help, and it is best coming from a variety of sources. Multiple mentor/protege relationships, if managed correctly, can be a really powerful career boost. So, think about it over Christmas, and put a plan in place for finding a mentor in 2016.
“Mentoring should be an extension of your whole lives,” says Hirst. “People talk about mentors being a sponsor, but they should be so much more: a teacher, a mother or father, or a friend. You must be prepared to share your entire self, because the more you share with one another, the more effective that relationship will be.”