Why look for a mentor on Sussex Connect?
Having a mentor who shares your love of Sussex can help you become the professional you want to be.
Being mentored by a fellow Sussex alumnus who has experience in your field of interest can have many personal and professional benefits, at any stage in your career, this includes:
- Supportive mentoring relationships in which to explore professional challenges
- Confidential and objective discussions
- New insights and the ability to view things from different perspectives
- Guidance from a more experienced colleague
- Constructive feedback that challenges you to adopt a new way of thinking
- Tailored support appropriate to your situation
- Space to think a bout longer term development
Dr Sarah Garfinkel on her mentoring experience and her promotion.