Learning, not lecturing: why mentors are stifling talent

Instead of job applicants, we now have professional advice seekers

12th June, 2016
Instead of job applicants, we now have professional advice seekers Pic: Pixabay

The academic year is over and like many companies around town, MCCP has seen emails arriving from freshly-minted graduates looking for their first opportunity in the working world.

Whereas, in the past, there were emails with CVs and cover letters, now there are short notes asking if I can meet for coffee to talk about building a career in strategy.

Instead of job applicants, we now have professional advice seekers. Whether it’s an email, a...

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