IAJN is a network for all alumni. Students and fresh graduates through to experienced professionals who’ve graduated years ago. With this kind of talent – we’d love to connect you!
Be a Mentor…
Did you study abroad more than 8 years ago? Just think about all that experience you’ve gained since graduating and joining the workforce! Share your knowledge with a recent graduate as an IAJN mentor. We’ll match you with someone from your industry and connect you to each other – you can take it from there!
Be a Mentee…
Would you benefit from a professional mentor? Learn from someone who has walked your path before you. We’ll introduce you to someone in the IAJN network who can answer your tough questions and help guide your career.
Participating in the Mentor Match program is 100% free.
To register today for mentoring opportunities or to find out more, email firstname.lastname@example.org, attach your CV and tell us whether you’d like to be a mentor or mentee!
Mentor Match FAQS
1. How do I know if I am qualified enough to be a Mentor?
If you have demonstrated career progression, have at least 5 years working experience and feel you have some meaningful advice to support a younger or more inexperienced person, you’d be perfect as a Mentor.
2. What are the benefits of being a Mentee?
We all need people in our life to support us along the journey. A mentor provides you with someone more experienced who can share knowledge, impart advice and be an independent point of contact to guide you through career challenges.
3. What are the benefits of being a Mentor?
You’ll find that as a mentor, you’ll learn something too. Aside from the rewards of helping another, you’ll have the opportunity for meaningful professional discussions and the chance to further grow your network. Mentor/Mentee relationships can be life long and gratifying in ways beyond you imagine.
4. Can I choose my Mentor/Mentee?
In order to protect privacy, IAJN’s professional team will be matching Mentors with Mentees but you’ll be offered the opportunity to tell us what you’re looking for. Your industry, what country you’d prefer your match to be in, how you like to communicate etc.
5. How involved is IAJN?
We’re responsible for matching candidates and introducing you to each other but after that, the relationship is in your hands. We’ll check in with you from time to time and provide ideas and suggestions for maximizing the relationship and we’re also here if you need help at any time.