A mentor is someone who can help someone else (mentee) develop skills for success and long-range career planning, and modeling positive behaviors.
Under the web development program that Am taking, we were given the opportunity of having mentors. We meet them on a weekly basis as scheduled by each pair.
Question 1: Have you ever had an impostor syndrome at work? From the very beginning up to now I still feel like I do not belong in the St. Joseph Center Codetalk program where Am studying web development.
Question 2: Do you ever feel like you are not as good as your workmates? There are moments when I feel like I Am not as good as everybody else in my class. Even during group projects, I tend to panic because it feels like I will let down the group.
Question 3: How do you handle the pressure of working under deadlines? Working under deadlines makes me nervous and at times the pieces i create are not of good quality since Am panicking.
Question 4: How do you deal with working with people of different characters and behaviors? Living and working with people has never been easy I would like to know how my mentor manages.
Question 5: How do you strike a balance between work and other personal activities. In my case, sometimes both work and personal activities tend to overlap and interfere with each other.
iii) As I continue working with my mentor, we have a few plans in relations with building my career;