FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
HOW DO VIRTUAL WALKS WORK?
When you book, we ask you what you’d like to discuss with your mentor. We then pre-match you with the mentor we think will be able to help you the most. You'll find out who your mentor is on the day when you arrive in your breakout room. After a group introduction, we'll activate the breakout room, and you will talk with your mentor and up to 2 other mentees for an hour, discussing your questions, sharing your experiences and supporting each other.
HOW DO FRESH AIR WALKS WORK?
When you book, we ask you what you’d like to discuss with your mentor. We will then pre-match you with the mentor we think will be able to help you the most. You'll find out who your mentor is when you arrive, and after a group introduction you will walk with your mentor and up to 2 other mentees for an hour discussing your questions and helping each other.
WHO CAN PARTICIPATE?
Mentor Walks is for women at every stage of their working life. We are for women only because it is important women feel comfortable to share their challenges. For a myriad of reasons, including men can change the dynamics of the conversation. Mentor Walks for women only preserves an intimate space for our mentors and mentees to be open about their experiences.
WHO ARE THE MENTORS?
Our mentors are leaders in their fields. They include senior executives, thought leaders, entrepreneurs and business owners who value mentoring as an important step towards a successful career. To view all of our mentors click here.
WHAT SHOULD I BRING WITH ME ON THE DAY?
Our events are held outdoors, rain or shine. Be prepared to embrace Mother Nature, bring an umbrella, hat, water and wear your comfortable walking shoes. If you're part of one of our virtual events, please sit near a plant or the window so that your fellow participants can see a bit of greenery while they're talking with you.
WHAT SHOULD I WEAR?
Wear anything you like, but comfortable shoes are a must!
WHAT IF IT'S RAINING?
Walks take place rain or shine. Being in the glorious fresh air is key to Mentor Walks’ magic - although sometimes you may need to bring an umbrella!
CAN I CHOOSE MY MENTOR?
At each walk, we pre-match you with the mentor we think will be able to help you the most. Our team let you know the name of your mentor when you arrive.
WHAT HAPPENS IF I CAN NO LONGER MAKE MY WALK?
If it is more than 48 hours before your walk, log in to our ticketing system via the BOOK NOW button above to move your ticket to a future walk. If you cancel within 48 hours of your walk, you forfeit your ticket.
HOW DO I BECOME A MENTOR?
Mentors are invited to join via referrals from mentors who are already part of our community. You will need an introduction via one of our mentors to join our community. Click here to learn more.
I'VE WALKED BEFORE, HOW DO I BOOK ANOTHER WALK?
To book another walk, click BOOK NOW at the top of the screen and select the location you wish to walk under "I'm already a mentee". You will then be directed to our ticketing site to login and purchase a ticket to your next walk.
CAN I BUY A TICKET FOR SOMEONE ELSE?
We offer gift vouchers that can be redeemed for any walk nationally within a 12 month period. To purchase a gift voucher please contact firstname.lastname@example.org