The Cinderella complex - when your mentor is not that into you
A first-year associate at a big firm recently posed the following question in The New York Law Journal: "I've met only once with the partner who is assigned to be my mentor. We had a long lunch, about six months ago. What should I do next - wait for my mentor to contact me or should I contact him?" Career counsellor Linda Laufer's answer is: "Your assigned mentor can be a valuable resource. Do not read too much into your lack of contact with him. Take the first step and see where it leads."
A first-year associate at a big firm recently posed the following question in The New York Law Journal:
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