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Discussion on: I Read 21 Articles About How to Become a Senior Developer So You Don't Have To

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MurrayVarey

Fascinating conversation -- I'd never considered the limitations with how organisations perceive mentors.

As you say, there are many forms of mentorship, some of which go unnoticed. Some of my best mentors have been excellent -- yet quiet -- developers who led very much by example. Despite saying little, every now and then they would offer a nugget of advice that completely changed how I worked. I wonder now if this was recognised.