INSTANT MBA: Choose A Mentor You Actually Like

Martha Samuelson

Today’s lesson comes from Martha Samuelson, president and C.E.O. of the Analysis Group, a top consulting firm.

“One of the greatest mistakes people make with mentors is they try to snow them, as opposed to asking for help.

I think picking a mentor for political reasons is a big mistake. Find somebody you like, and figure out how to make it safe and comfortable for somebody to help you.” 


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