How to Discuss Sensitive Topics with Your Mentor or Mentee
JUNE 2, 2020
Committing to mentorship means allowing yourself to be open to difficult discussions, just as often as you dive into easy ones. If you’re not sure about whether you should discuss a topic with your mentor or mentee, ask permission to ask. Just because someone is Black doesn’t mean they’ll want to discuss issues of race (e.g. Just because someone is a woman doesn’t mean they’ll want to discuss issues of gender (e.g. Some subjects are just hard to talk about.