Is Mentoring the be-all and end-all for career growth?

Main Hall

Are you tired of hearing “We need mentors to grow up the ladder” ? Are you tired of hearing “I got connected with my mentor but our schedules were conflicting and could not follow up”

Well, wait to hear an interactive debate @VerveCon on this and what actually works. For the last decade or so Mentoring has been discussed widely especially in the context of professional growth for women. Once I have a mentor will my career take off?  Is it the only tool that one needs in their professional growth toolkit? In this panel we will have a more nuanced discussion on when, where and what type of mentoring is most useful at various stages in your career and what other tools may be additionally needed to nurture career growth.