Share Your Knowledge Through Mentoring
Mentoring students as an industry professional is an incredibly rewarding experience that contributes to both the personal and professional growth of the mentor and the mentee.
As a mentor, industry professionals have the opportunity to share their wealth of knowledge, expertise, and real-world insights with students who are eager to embark on their career journeys. By providing guidance, support, and constructive feedback, mentors play a vital role in shaping the aspirations and ambitions of students.
Through regular interactions, they can help students navigate the complexities of their chosen field, clarify their career goals, and develop essential skills required in the industry. Mentoring also fosters a strong sense of community and mutual learning, as industry professionals gain fresh perspectives and innovative ideas from their mentees.
Larry Myny Industry Mentorship Program
The Larry Myny Industry Mentoring program connects industry professionals with aspiring Fanshawe College students.
- Are industry professionals (minimum 2 years experience in your field) interested in connecting with students.
- Gain recognition for their skills, industry knowledge and experience, along with a sense of fulfillment and personal growth.
- Develop leadership and communication skills while expanding their professional networks.
- Have an opportunity to give back to their professional community by providing advice and encouragement and helping to develop the future workforce.
- Are exposed to fresh perspectives, ideas, approaches and emerging talent.
Industry mentor applications are accepted year-round.
Leap Junction is Fanshawe College’s entrepreneurship centre. We provide one-on-one consultations, opportunities for networking, events, and workshops for any student or alumni interested in exploring entrepreneurship.
If you have the firsthand experience of launching your own business, your insights and expertise can make a meaningful impact on current students and alumni. Consider joining us to share your entrepreneurial journey through an engaging presentation.