Mentoring’s lessons can be just as beneficial for the mentors as the mentees. In this online panel, women business leaders share what mentoring has taught them.
1. Be the adult in the room. Remembering to give back, usher and host, as mentoring requires, helps you foster relationships with every interaction, says Maria Contreras-Sweet, administrator with the U.S. Small Business Administration. Says Contreras-Sweet, “The more I gave, the more came back to me.”