Remember how it was when you got started? Perhaps there were few resources and people to talk to when you had a question. Today many online resources exist for system administrators of all experience levels, but most answer specific technical questions, and the flood of data makes it hard to cull the good information from the bad. Given this, we believe "paying it forward" and helping others to learn is more important than ever. Mentors can "fill the gaps" by providing insight and tacit knowledge; the kind that only comes from experience.Becoming a mentor is easy!
The LOPSA Mentorship Program (LMP) uses Slack channels to manage mentorship relationships and other discussions. The following channels will be of interest to mentors:
Once a mentor and protege have established a relationship, a private channel can be created for their own discussions.
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