What's shadowing?

The opportunity to observe somebody for a specified period of time (more likely to be one day than one week) to gain an understanding of their role and to have your questions about their day-to-day responsibilities answered. Relative seniority of the two people doesn’t usually matter.

It enhances the shadow’s career development and deepens their understanding of the workplace or how things are done elsewhere.

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