How much does mentoring cost?
When you create your request, you'll set your maximum budget, which can range from $1/minute to $5/minute (US dollar). We work to keep your costs at a minimum while getting help in two ways:
Our system will algorithmically prioritize qualif...
How does the 5-minute grace period with mentoring work?
During the first five minutes of your mentoring session, you can explain the problem to your mentor to understand whether or not the mentor is the best fit for your issue. This is also a chance to test video and audio feeds. If you decide to end the ...
Do I get to choose my mentor?
No, our mentors choose you. The mentor you choose might not know the answer to your question. The mentor also might not be available, be on vacation, or has chosen to go inactive without telling us. We also want to help you right now to avoid the pos...
How do you guarantee my happiness with mentoring?
To ensure a great mentoring experience, we have two satisfaction features:
The first 5 minutes of a session is a risk free trial with the mentor who joins your session. If you aren’t sure the mentor is the right fit, your session will be ...
Is it possible to troubleshoot and test audio, video and text editor before jumping into a mentoring collaboration environment?
We offer the following tools for testing and troubleshooting:
Testing collaborative text editor:
What if I don’t want to work with the mentor who joins?
You can end the session at any time. Upon ending a session you will be sent to the review page, where you can rate your session and leave an optional tip. You can then request a new mentor for your previous request from the dashboard.......
How can I tell if your mentors are good enough?
Our mentor community consists of Pluralsight course authors, top contributors on StackOverflow, active members within their software communities, instructors at the best schools and bootcamps and passionate professionals who care about helping other ...
Which browser should I use for Pluralsight Mentors?
We recommend Chrome. Firefox is also supported. We do not support versions prior to Internet Explorer 11 and do not yet support Safari due to incompatibilities with WebRTC.
How does tipping a mentor work?
Did you have a mentor who went above and beyond? Or did they save you lots of time that would have been searching for an answer? Thank them with a tip. You can add whatever tip amount you’d like to give them on the review page after the session...
What technologies and topics do you have mentors for?
To see available technologies and topics, sign in and start a request. We are actively looking to increase our mentor community for IT ops and creative topics.
How do I become a Pluralsight Mentor?
We are always looking for technology professionals to join our community. Visit the mentor registration page for more information.
What is HackHands?
In your Pluralsight Mentors experience, you may come across, which in 2015 to integrate their mentoring technology and their years of product knowledge into the Pluralsight platform and family.
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Will mentoring for groups/teams be available?
We are actively working on a mentoring offering specifically for group accounts. Stay tuned for more details on this soon.