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Business Support for Co-ops – peer mentor handbook

Role and responsibilities – Mentee

The Mentee

  • Discusses their preference for the frequency of sessions with the mentor and decides the items for discussion.
  • Identifies and clarifies their individual and organisational goals and aspirations.
  • Reflects on their business and personal challenges, issues, strengths, and developmental needs.
  • Explores future needs and next steps.
  • Is responsible for their own development, for any decisions they make, and any potential consequences.
  • Takes responsibility for making changes.
  • Is open to new ideas, is open to exploring issues, and receiving constructive feedback.
  • Is committed to the process.