Program overview

 

 

 

OUR MISSION IS TO ENSURE YOU MAKE THE MOST OF YOUR MENTORING RELATIONSHIP

 

 

 

THE PROGRAM

Concept

The Solvay Mentoring Program creates personal and professional one-on-one relationships between students from BA3 to MA2 and alumni mentors, who act as role models and provide them guidance during one academic year.

About Us

Since its founding in 2015, the student association has successfully created numerous mentee-mentor relationships and built a network of over 40 companies in 12 industries.

WHAT IS IN IT FOR YOU

Students

INSIGHTS

  • Benefit from general career orientation advice
  • Receive additional information about your industry of interest

NETWORK

  • Broaden your future job opportunities by making new connections
  • Get a privileged entry point into the business world

COACHING

  • Enhance your resume and cover letters & prepare for interviews
  • Receive valuable tips for your academic & extracurricular projects

Alumni

PRO-BONO

  • Build a strong relationship with a student
  • Help a student reaching his objectives

RECONNECT

  • Keep in touch with the University
  • Be part of a strong network

MENTORING

  • Refine your mentoring and coaching skills
  • Learn how to spot weaknesses and turn them into strong suits

WHAT IS EXPECTED FROM YOU

Students

BE PROACTIVE

  • Establish the first contact with your mentor
  • Take initiatives and show a strong commitment
  • Plan ahead meetings or calls with your mentor

BE PROFESSIONAL

  • Be receptive to suggestions and feedback
  • Prepare carefully for every meeting or call set up
  • Keep in mind the goals of the mentoring program and be appropriate in your requests

BE POLITE

  • Answer to all communications respectfully and in a timely manner
  • Be grateful and follow-up on each communication
  • Approach the mentoring relationship with an open mind and show respect

Alumni

FIND

  • Reach an agreement with your mentee on how you will contact and meet each other
  • Determine the frequency of your interactions

HELP

  • Help your mentee set goals and track progress
  • Help him in his professional and personal development

RESPOND

  • Answer to all communications in a timely
    manner

STUDENT SELECTION PROCESS

1. REGISTRATION

First, create a profile on our website. You will then have access to our alumni base. Finally, upload your resume and answer a few questions.

2. SCREENING

Our team will carefully review your application based on your resume and the questions you were asked to answer.

3. INTERVIEWS

The interview will consist in a short discussion of about 15 minutes and will focus on your objectives and motivations.

4. MATCHING

Finally, our team will do its best to find you the best match possible considering your objectives.

Have a look at our database and spot your perfect match

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