Mentor FAQs

     1.Who can become a mentor?

Working professionals, entrepreneurs and freelancers are all welcome if they resonate with the vision of Gyan Lakshmi. You do not need prior experience as a mentor - all it takes is interest in helping out and some time taken out from your usual work schedule

  1. Why should I become a mentor?

Our mentors fee recognized, fulfilled and rewarded for their efforts

 

  1. How big a time commitment is this?

Each mentoring sessions last between 30 - 60 mins. Please also factor in some time to understand the mentee's profile, aspirations and objectives for the session and you are good to go.

 

  1. Am I suitable to become a mentor?

What better way than to try it out. Our enlistment process requires you to complete few sessions with mentees that will also help you understand if this works for you

 

  1. What is the mentor evaluation process?

All our mentors undergo an evaluation process followed by a vetting call with our team. On an ongoing basis, mentees can also provide feedback on the mentor that will contribute to the mentor aggregate rating

 

  1. How does your payment process work?

We are integrated via payment gateway and accept all payment types viz. net banking, debit cards, credit cards and UPI

 

  1. How do you assign mentor sessions? Can I choose the sessions that you assign?

Mentors and mentees are matched by our AI driven platform on the basis of a host of parameters including profile (academic, professional) and personality amongst others. Depending on fitment and availability we aim to provide you mentor profiles from which you can choose the mentor you wish to engage with.

 

  1. What should be covered in the mentoring session?

Prior to the session, mentees need to choose the objectives of the call that will provide direction to the mentor on the expectations. Feedback on objective vs. achievement is provided by both post the conclusion of the session. Please note that successful mentor mentee relationship typically takes time to establish and multiple sessions are recommended to track career progression.

 

  1. Is my profile shared with mentees?

The pre-requisite to the session is for the mentor to understand your background and aspirations. Hence mentee profiles are shared with the chosen mentor

 

  1. How do I refer colleagues and friends to enlist as mentors?
Great and thanks. Please ask them to enlist on our website or send us a mail with their contact details on support@gyanlakshmi.com so that we can reach out to them