The selection of mentors is guided by their experience in areas relevant to the needs of new and existing entrepreneurs as well as their passion for the program. This helps in harnessing the relationship between mentors and entrepreneurs based on the needs of the entrepreneur and the interests of available mentors.
Mentors are guide by model such as
- Same industry team mentoring;
- Time tested selection process and retaining of highly qualified and committed volunteer mentors;
- Adherence to ethical principles, processes and procedures in assuring unbiased advice and commitment to entrepreneurs and their ventures.