Mentorship is a weird thing; you want help, but you’re not sure how to extract that value from another person. You know they have the knowledge, and they want to help, but maybe they’ve never been a mentor before!
It’s a little bit of an awkward start for all involved. But, do you want to know a tip?
Ask questions of your mentor. Ask your mentor to ask questions of you.
Questions are the BEST basis for starting a conversation with your mentor.
What are some other ways that you interact with your mentor that helps you get more value?