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Mentor: Judith Robb-McCord, Health Sector Development Specialist

Another feature of this blog is bringing you advice and perspectives from people who mentor, by answering 3 questions:

What are mentees looking for?

A mentee wants a broader perspective:

·       Understand my talents and potential

·       Help me think more broadly

What 1 piece of advice do you give every mentee you work with?

Be very clear about where your job starts and stops so you don’t lose the larger life perspective.  Set your boundaries and know how to say “no.”

Why are you interested in mentoring?

I have a lot of experience, perspective, and insight as a professional woman who has raised a big family while moving along in my career. I am able to provide advice and guidance about how to negotiate the pathway and maintain balance.

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