Mentors and Sponsors

Having Mentors is supposed to be an important part of your career development – so why do many of us not have them? And what about sponsors which are supposed to have even more impact? Which would you rather have and be? Join us for this 90-minute online leadership skill builder and explore the research and our experiences with mentorship and sponsorship in SETT.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the Advantages of Mentorship and Sponsorship and the Differences Between Them 
  • Clarify your Career Goals and How Mentors or Sponsors Can Help you Achieve Them 
  • Build Career Relationships and Identify your own Mentors and Sponsors 
  • Integrate Mentorship and Sponsorship Best Practices into your Career Planning

This Skill Builder is offered as a part of Series 1 (Winter 2022), Series 1 (Fall 2022) or can be purchased individually.

Register for the session happening on February 10th, 2022 below:

Register for the session happening on October 13th, 2022 below:

This online learning opportunity is limited to 35 participants (all genders). There must be a minimum number of attendees to proceed.


This course was developed as part of a 31-month research project funded by the NL Workplace Innovation Centre (NLWIC) at College of the North Atlantic (CNA) through the Department of Immigration, Population Growth and Skills (IPGS) under the Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Labour Market Development Agreement.