Before accepting a mentor, mentees should contemplate their involvement in the mentoring process. This should include the following considerations:
When selecting a mentor, it would be beneficial if the following aspects are considered. The mentor should be:
You might also want to consider geographical distance as a criterion for your choice. However, due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, most of the fortnightly meetings will have to take place online for the foreseeable future. A husband and wife should preferably belong to the same mentor group; however, if either the husband or wife does not feel comfortable taking guidance from the mentor, he/she may receive regular one-on-one guidance from another mentor of their choice. Mentors of the opposite gender will not be permitted.