Get the Meeting: Cultivating Mentors and Sponsors to Move Your Career Forward

Posted in: Alumni Career Services- Dec 21, 2014 Comments Off on Get the Meeting: Cultivating Mentors and Sponsors to Move Your Career Forward

Online Webinar
Thursday, January 22, 2015, 12:30 – 1:30pm

Register here: attendee.gotowebinar.com…

Are you looking to move up in your organization? Figure out your next career move? Raise your professional profile?

Conceptually, as an executive or professional, you probably understand how mentors and sponsors are vital to advancing your career interests. But how do you build these important relationships? How much time do you spend pursuing these people? What should you be asking for? Whom do you ask and how you manage that conversation?

This webinar will take a thoughtful and tactical look at the most essential elements of mentorship and sponsorship. Hear from Jason Levin (MBA’06), career and outplacement coach at Ready, Set, Launch,LLC® as he outlines best practices in bringing mentors and sponsors into your career. Additionally, he will answer these questions:

• What are the fundamental differences between mentors and sponsors?
• How can mentors benefit your career?
• How can sponsors benefit your career?
• How can you initiate meetings that allow you to the cultivate mentors and sponsors who can help your career?
• How can you manage expectations of your mentor or sponsor?

Jason will also be giving away two free phone or Skype coaching sessions. To be eligible, answer the following questions by January 14, 2015, 5pm EST:

·What comes to mind when you think of mentorship?
· What comes to mind when you think of sponsorship?
· What is your biggest concern as you approach these topics?
·What year and from what school did you graduate?
·What year and from what school did you graduate?

Feel free to email answers to Jason@readysetlaunch.net.

About the Presenter:
Jason Levin (MBA'06) founded Ready, Set, Launch, LLC® after a career in brand management at Unilever, consulting at Accenture and employer branding at Vault.com. He helps his clients land that next job, get a promotion, make a career change, start a business or transition into retirement. Jason also enjoys speaking on and moderating panels and presenting career development seminars and webinars.

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