How to be a good mentor?
Mentor plays an important role in mentoring relationship and have a profound impact on the growth and development of the young people. To build a trusting relationship between mentors and mentees, mentors will need to be committed with time and effort to be a role model of young people. Good mentors usually share the following basic attributes :
－ Passionate and committed in youth development and willing to spend time with young people
－ Respectful of differences
－ Caring and active listening
－ Discreet in words and behaviour
－ Be open and flexible
－ Familiarize with mentoring and career planning