Innovative Signature Peer and Industry Related Experience

Mentoring relationships are mutually beneficial connections that open the door to opportunities and experiences, while helping you reach your personal and career development goals. InSPIRE Mentoring helps students and recent grads create pathways to career connections by developing networking skills, sharing experiences, and gaining industry knowledge.

Program Pillars:

Peer Mentorship

Connect with peers who are engaged in campus life and on the path to their future career.

Peer Mentorship

Industry Mentorship

Navigate your career development pathway by engaging with industry professionals.  Choose the type(s) of mentorship experience that aligns best with your needs:

Larry Myny Industry Mentorship - Create connections with industry by being formally matched with a professional in your area of interest.

Larry Myny Industry Mentorship

Build Your Own Experience - Design an independent mentorship experience that aligns with your career goals by initiating connections with industry professionals.

Build Your Own Experience

Riipen - Gain hands-on experience, demonstrate skills and network with industry professionals by participating in challenges hosted by InSPIRE Mentors.

Riipen

Fanshawe Virtual Café - Initiate career conversations through an online networking and mentoring platform powered by Ten Thousand Coffees

Fanshawe College Virtual Cafe

 

Why join InSPIRE? 

Mentees

  • Receive advice, encouragement and support as you navigate your career path
  • Develop professional communication and networking skills while building your confidence
  • Gain industry knowledge and exposure to real world applications of the learning from your program
  • Receive invitations to program events to meet and engage with other participants
  • Obtain Co-Curricular Record recognition of participation for your portfolio or resume

Mentors

  • Gain recognition for your skills, industry knowledge and experience, along with a sense of fulfillment and personal growth
  • Develop leadership and communication skills while expanding your own professional network and building a sense of community
  • Have an opportunity to give back to your professional community by providing advice and encouragement, helping to develop the next generation of leaders
  • Be exposed to fresh perspectives, ideas, approaches and emerging talent
  • Receive invitations to program events to meet and engage with other participants

 

Questions? Contact the InSPiRE Mentoring Team at inspirementoring@fanshawec.ca

@FanshaweCollege