Customize Mentors/Mentees Profile Fields & Drop-down Menus

Mentor City comes with built-in fields and drop-down menus on the mentors/mentee’s profile. The program administrator can customize and choose the sections and fields displaying on their mentors and mentee’s profile.

The profile is composed of three sections:

1. Basic (mandatory section that cannot be hidden however fields on this section can be hidden or customized)

2. Employment

3. Competencies

image-1637952003642.png

It is also important to note that the following fields are utilize by the system algorithm as matching criteria to provide the most accurate match recommendations:

  • Competencies (Competencies)
  • Specialized Skills/Development Areas (Basic)
  • Industries (Employment)
  • Job function (Employment)
  • Language (Basic)
  • Meeting Locations (Basic)
Step 1 – Define Sections & Fields to Display

1.0 Click the “Admin” tab on the left-hand side of the platform.

image-1637952127280.png

1.1 Click the “Profile Fields” tab under the “Customize” section on the bottom right-hand side of the page.

image-1637952200345.png

1.2 Click on “Manage Profile Fields”.

image-1637952268008.png

1.3 Click Active or Inactive for each section.


image-1637952396445.png

image-1637952751895.png

1.4 Click boxes under the “Show in Profile” column for each field you wish to display on your user’s profile.

image-1637952516852.png

1.5 Click Update Fields

image-1637952793720.png

Step 2 – Create Custom Profile Fields

2.0 Click the “Admin” tab on the left-hand side of the platform.

image-1637952127280.png

2.1 Click the “Profile Fields” tab under the “Customize” section on the bottom right-hand side of the page.


image-1637952200345.png

2.2 Click on “Manage Custom Fields”.