150+ global leaders
from 50+ countries ready to share their experience and network
to develop your confidence, leadership skills & connections
learn from those who've #beenthere and #donethat to elevate your career
Our mentoring program connects the next generation of female leaders to global decision-makers of today passionate about sharing their valuable know-how and network.
No matter if you’re just about getting started with your career, stepping up that career ladder, leading a successful company or you're feeling a bit lost - having a mentor is ALWAYS a good idea.
You get face to face honest advice, valuable feedback and industry know-how you just cannot find on Google. We’ve put together a panel of top-notch international leaders, investors and managers that are sure to help you skyrocket your career.
what is the mentoring program about?
Our mentoring program gives you access to one of our 150+ global industry leaders. Over the course of 6 month you'll have the chance for 1:1 (online or offline) sessions with your dedicated mentor to pick their brain, receive feedback and guidance or get introductions to their vast networks. The timing and locations of your sessions is totally up to you and your mentor.
is the mentoring program right for you?
with the feeling that there is "more out there" for you
spoiler: there is!
founders & business owners
you're busy building your business or side project and would like to have a sparring partner or industry insights
you would like to get started in a different field or country or you're coming back after a break
hunting for a promotion
you want to be prepared when it comes to taking the next step or for negotiating a raise or promotion
Yes, our mentoring program is open to all ambitious women across all industries and professions, no matter your label - founders, corporate leaders, young professionals, mindset is what makes the difference!
applications are open.
how to join the program.
2. Choose your
Make sure to choose your mentor based on your current and future career goals. Use the filter to narrow your results.
3. Fill out the
You'll be asked to add a motivational message which helps mentors decide whether you would be a good fit.
4. Get selected by
Our top-notch mentors hand pick their mentees based on who they think could benefit most from this mentorship.
5. Start your mentoring sessions
You'll get introduced to your mentor via mail and can schedule your first session with them. We recommend 3-6 sessions in total.
proudly introducing our mentors.
We have brought together some of the most sought-after women & men – founders, managers, artists, you name it – who want to work with YOU and help you taking the next steps, wherever this might be leading you.
All our handpicked mentors are well-known for their vast experience and know-how. If you feel a little overwhelmed by the selection, just use the filter on the side and search for your best match. Please visit this page on your desktop to see all options.
Do you feel you want to contribute as well? Learn more about becoming a mentor here.
F A Q s
Does the mentoring program cost anything?
Nope - but you do have to be an active member of the female factor. The membership starts at 1 € a day. For more info visit our membership page.
Can I apply for more than one mentor?
Yes, you can apply for up to three mentors. Please note, every mentor requires a personalized motivation letter.
I'm having trouble deciding who to apply for, how do you pick a good mentor?
How long is the mentoring period running?
The official mentoring period is for half a year. The current one will be kicking off in April until October 2021. However, some of the mentors will still be happy to support you after that period or even become friends.
Can I apply for a mentor who lives in another city?
Absolutely. We encourage you to apply for mentors in other cities as well, especially if you have a certain goal, eg. expanding or establishing a business there or looking for a job in another country or if you're eager to get to know another culture.
How can I become a mentor myself?
Feel free to check out our mentors page here.