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Questions Exceptional Mentors Ask

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7 Types of Questions Exceptional Mentors Ask:

1. Open-Ended Questions: "What challenges are you currently facing?"

2. Reflective Questions: "Looking back, what would you do differently?"

3. Future-Oriented Questions: "What are your aspirations for the next phase of your career?"

4. Challenge Questions: "If you knew you couldn't fail, what would you attempt to do?"

5. Clarifying Questions: "What makes you say that?"

6. Feedback Questions: "What can I do to support you better?"

7. Empowering Questions: "What's one action you can take right now to move forward?"

Bonus:

8. Perspective Shifting Questions: "How would you view this situation if you were in your colleague's shoes?"

Your turn: what question has been most impactful to you in your mentorship journey?

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