How to Find a Mentor (Ep. 203)

Ready for the next level, but not sure how to get there? Maybe you need to find yourself a mentor.

With their seemingly limitless experience, knowledge, and skill for their craft, a good mentor can be an essential stepping stone on the path to your potential. They can also provide a much-needed second set of eyes for filling in your blindspots and pointing out weaknesses.

So, where exactly do you find this mentor? Maybe we can get you a step closer with today’s episode.

Until then, you can always make use of my favorite mentor: books.

Things mentioned in this episode:

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  • 0:06:09 – What exactly is a mentor
  • 0:20:08 – How to and how not to find mentors
  • 0:32:22 – Mastermind groups (or Jedi councils)
  • 0:37:59 – Criticisms on certain aspects of social media
  • 0:45:46 – Conclusion

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