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Mentor Up

We’ve all been instructed to “find a mentor” in our student affairs career. But what does that involve? How do we do that? Is getting a mentor even a good idea? I’ve had a mentor for my entire student affairs career. His help has been invaluable. I highly suggest anyone in the field find, and regularly keep in touch with a mentor, for their own professional growth. But that often leads to the next question: How do I get a student affairs mentor?

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Getting the Edge: Student Affairs Informational Interviewing

Informational interviews are always about professional development. That could be for curiosity, networking, or perhaps new career prospects. That’s the beauty of informational interviews. They are what you want them to be. This is why informational interviews are the most flexible and underrated development tools in the student affairs professional’s tool box.

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