Become a LOPSA Protege and learn from some of the best in the business
It can be lonely starting your career as a system administrator or working someplace where you are the most senior person. Yes, there are books, mailing lists, and web sites — but a mentorship can be a professional relationship that lasts a lifetime. The LOPSA Mentor Program helps you find a mentor by allowing LOPSA members to submit a proposal for either a project based or freestyle mentorship.
Project-based (the traditional way)
If you opt for the project based route, you choose a project and work with your mentor to define it's goals and see it to completion.
The other kind of relationship is freestyle, which enables you to start a mentor/protege relationship that revolves around common interests rather than a specific goal like a project. If you choose the freestyle route, we will help you find a mentor discuss your area of interest, be it your career, education, work relationships, configuration management, open source development, publishing a book, or whatever sparks your passion.
It's easy to get started today!
Questions and suggestions are welcomed through our general inquiry form.
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