Questions to Consider before Searching for Mentors and Informational Interviewees

In Sylvia Ann Hewlett’s book, Forget A Mentor, Find A Sponsor, she poses the following questions:

Whom do you want to meet with? Who intrigues you or excites you? What sort of conversation do you wish you could have with them?

What transformation do you most want to drive? What sort of large-scale change do you wish you could be part of?