“It took me 34 years of soul searching and self exploration to find my calling.Mentoring singles and couples – this is my passion.
There are a number of different ways to find a mentor.
Some mentoring relationships can evolve organically through an existing contact, or a chance meeting at an unrelated business event.
(DCMA photo by Stephen Hickok) May 11, 2016 — FORT LEE, Va.
- It has been portrayed in movies and TV shows, groups of people paired off at tables for two, introducing themselves, making small talk, getting up and moving to repeat the whole process with a new person.
PHOTO DETAILS Defense Contract Management Agency employees rotate seats during a speed mentoring event where employees talk with senior leaders about professional development and achieving career goals.
The DCMA Office of Diversity and Inclusion hosted the event designed to cultivate a culture of mentorship in the agency.
Speed daters are trying to narrow down their choices by eliminating the unsuitable; conversely, speed networkers are trying to broaden their connections by increasing their exposure.
Speed networking can be based on one of three models: meeting random attendees sequentially in a round robin, meeting with specific people based on preassigned match ups (the first two models are one-on-one), or a third assembly-based model where individuals speak to a preselected group.
Speed networking (or speed business meeting) is a meeting format designed to accelerate business contacts, generally with a bell.