Analytics India Magazine recently launched a community-based mentoring program, AIM Mentoring Circle which encourages data science professionals and enthusiasts, to connect with the best mentors in the industry. It aims at helping budding data scientists or those stuck in their professional careers to seek advice, guidance and suggestions from experienced professionals. The world’s largest one-on-one mentorship network, it provides data science enthusiasts with an excellent opportunity to learn in-demand skills and excel in their professional career.
It provides a platform for mentees to get insights from the best of the industry and establish themselves in the highly competitive field. Having a mentor means that mentees have a powerful resource of expertise, strategy and a deeper understanding of the industry. If made the most of this opportunity, it can prove highly rewarding to set a career growth. Here we bring 5 tips for the mentees to make the most of the mentoring program.
Express your curiosity to learn more: The mentors at the AIM Mentoring sessions are all about throwing insights about the latest developments in the data science industry. Being experienced in the field and knowing the latest developments, it will be in your advantage to get the best understanding of the industry from them. If you are curious enough and are willing to step out of your comfort zone, the mentor-mentee relationship will offer the best for you. Ask thought-provoking questions, engage with them and learn about the latest tools and technologies from them. Remember that mentors are always attracted to people who are proactive and curious. They are keen to have candidates who are eager to learn and are looking for value addition from them.