9 Types of Mentors to Have in Your Life

The Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary defines a mentor as "a trusted counselor or guide." Wouldn’t it be wonderful to be surrounded by others who want to help you work toward and accomplish your goals? We all could use a few good mentors with us along our path through life, couldn’t we?  

Or perhaps you have the time and desire to become a mentor to someone else. Everyone has gifts and talents to share!  A great mentor is a guide who helps others to navigate the world of school, careers - even life in general.

Below are definitions of nine different types of mentors. Make it your goal to have these different types of people as part of your mentoring team to help you succeed. In addition, strive to fill one or more of these roles in someone else’s life. The rewards are tremendous!

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