Ask the person to note down their email address and telephone number, for you to pass on to matches.
The day it was posted online was the day it sold out for women.
One hour with five separate conversations is a practical format.
Here’s what we have learned about organizing a session so you have a recipe for holding your own speed mentoring.
Speed mentoring is a riff on speed dating that allows trainees and early career faculty to meet multiple mentors in a short time.
Have you ever wished you could have ten minutes for advice or conversation with an experienced researcher outside your immediate circle of mentors? We host speed mentoring at our institution and at the national Translational Science conference.
Write this both on a sticky label for them to wear, and onto the cards.
My final events played out like the fitful struggles of any star-crossed relationship. To those of you newly looking, or still looking, or in the midst of packing up your bells and staplers, I say: Our tips for hosting a speed dating event will help you organize a gathering that's fun, relaxing and fruitful for participants while preserving your sanity at the same time.
This was originally published at Blog Her by Hilory Wagner.
Greet each person at the door, asking for their name.
A self-confessed Jane of all trades, she hopes to help girls all over the world find their calling and pursue their passions.