Create your own community of trusted colleagues and allies from a place of authentic generosity and honesty. It will provide support and engagement – and they’re worth a standing ovation for sure.
Learning and development professionals tend to primarily focus on other learners and lose focus on ourselves, but forgetting about your own lifelong education can be problematic.
With the help of a mentor, you can further your knowledge and learn tips and tricks of the trade. In the end, mentoring benefits you, your company and the individuals you have a hand in training.
Keeping your professional network “healthy” is good for you. It may even save your career one day.