New dev, old codebase: A series of mentorship stories
Mentorship in software development carries a lot of responsibility, but plays an integral part in making tech communities as well as individuals thrive.
In this talk, we'll go over some of my mentorship experiences, adopting techniques and learning to teach, so we can teach to learn.
Anyone can be a great mentor!
The excellent mentorship.guide (also cited in the resources section) has an even more detailed answer to “Why be a mentor?” — here's the relevant section: https://mentorship.gitbook.io/guide/mentors-getting-started/why-should-i-mentor