Between parents, bosses, colleagues, and friends, you’re pretty much covered if you’re shopping around for advice. But how exactly do you go about finding (and keeping) the ideal mentor? Are formal programs the best bet, or are organic relationships the way to go?
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For our latest series on LinkedIn, “The Mentor Who Shaped Me,” we asked some of the world’s most successful professionals to share how they got their start — and to thank those who got them where they are today.
From Richard Branson to former NYC mayor Mike Bloomberg, we heard from those who benefited from a mentor’s critical guidance once upon a time. We also heard from those (like Suze Orman) who are now mentors themselves.
YOUR TURN: Who has made all the difference in your career? Are you mentoring someone now? Write your own post here; use #ThankYourMentor and @mention your mentor when sharing.
Camera: Dan Mills
Art Direction: Jacqueline Zaccor
Producer: Florencia Iriondo
Guests: J.T. O'Donnell, Rita King, John Frank, Derek J Nasoff, Meabh Quoirin, Tawana Tibbs, Janet Nelson, Ian Bremmer, Ryan Holmes, Lucy Marcus, Mike Smith, Jeffrey Raider, Christopher M Schroeder.