There are numerous benefits that can be gained through mentoring relationship. Here are five just to name a few…

• Having a good mentor enables you to test your creative ideas and share your personal point of view with an interested and understanding listener in a confidential environment.

• When your mentor is experienced, he’s able to spot and point out your talent in particular field and give feedback in addition to suggestions about how to improve it further.
• A good mentor arranges experiences like participation in meetings, events or workplaces etc to enable you to get insight in organization’s culture and framework.
• A very unique benefit you can get by having a good mentor is nitty gritty industry knowledge along with personal introduction to many of mentor’s contacts that might not otherwise be readily accessible to you.