FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Do I have to be a PMI member to participate in the mentoring program?
Yes. This initiative is for the benefit of PMI Canberra Chapter Members. Please see our Membership page for more information.
Will my Mentor help me find a job?
No – this is not the primary purpose of the mentoring program. However, the skills you acquire through the mentoring relationship will assist you if you are seeking new employment or career advancement.
I don’t live in Canberra – can I still participate?
Yes, you can, as long as you are a PM Canberra member. Our digital platform allows anyone in Australia to become a part of the mentoring program.
How often do Mentors and Mentees meet?
Our mentoring program is a structured program. The meetings frequency will depend on the pathway that you select. Please refer to the program pathways to find out more.
What happens if the mentoring partnership is not working?
We understand that there will be times when a pairing does not work. The mentoring team undertakes regular health checks to identify any issues. Our program provides a built –in feedback process after every session which gives an opportunity to the member to record what’s working and not working in the session. Our mentoring team diligently looks at the feedbacks provided by our members. We also encourage all parties to have open and honest conversations about the mentoring relationship.