If the people you go to for guidance all look, think and behave like you, you might want to consider broadening the scope of individuals who influence your decision making. Let’s face it. Being a young POC is dope, but we don’t have all the answers.
I listed a few factors to consider for choosing your mentor(s) in an article for InHerSight, a company dedicated to bringing transparency to the treatment and consideration of women in the workplace. Check it out: http://bit.ly/2HdHuxN.