Finding Help The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Finding Help en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Mon, 30 Sep 2013 15:00:00 GMT What Every Mentor Should Know Interested in being a mentor? Make sure you have the right approach and expectations. Mon, 30 Sep 2013 15:00:00 GMT Poornima Vijayashanker Confused About the Mentoring Process? 6 Tips to Help These six tips help you take a casual, flexible approach to the mentor relationship. Wed, 28 Aug 2013 15:00:00 GMT Poornima Vijayashanker How to Successfully Turn (Almost) Anyone into Your Mentor Behind every great entrepreneur, there's often a great mentor. Here's how to find one and turn this person into your biggest asset. Wed, 21 Aug 2013 15:03:00 GMT Phil Drolet 3 Online Resources for Getting Expert Startup Advice Can't afford to have an attorney on speed dial? Don't worry, help is just a click away. Thu, 07 Feb 2013 08:30:00 GMT Cynthia Boris New Mentoring Program Aims to Help Lesbian Entrepreneurs StartOut takes a look at the unique challenges LGBT entrepreneurs face and aims to bring the gap with its second annual mentorship program. Thu, 31 Jan 2013 08:30:00 GMT Gwen Moran Can School Make You a Better Entrepreneur? We've all heard the business success stories of famous dropouts like Mark Zuckerberg and Bill Gates. But are there benefits to studying entrepreneurship? Tue, 15 Jan 2013 11:31:00 GMT Antonio Neves Can Start-Up Incubators Really Help You? The news is filled with success stories from incubator-backed startups, but can these programs really help your startup? We weigh the positives and consider the negatives. Fri, 28 Dec 2012 09:00:00 GMT Martin Zwilling Crowdfunding for Startup Capital -- And Market Intel Crowdfunding platforms like Kickstarter offer more than money. With the right approach, young entrepreneurs can also gain valuable market insights. Fri, 21 Dec 2012 10:00:00 GMT Susan Johnston Entrepreneur Cafes Help Feed Local Startups Fundraisers in West Virginia nurture fledgling businesses and help create a culture of entrepreneurship in the state. Fri, 14 Dec 2012 03:00:00 GMT Ellen Hoffman 5 Mentors Every Entrepreneur Should Have Having these types of people around to ask advice of and bounce ideas off can be essential to business owner's success. Mon, 10 Dec 2012 09:30:00 GMT Joanna Lord Incubator Secrets: If Walls Could Talk at TechStars Sometimes mentors can feel like a broken record at business accelerators, doling out the same advice over and over. Could what they say be the secret to startup success? Thu, 06 Dec 2012 09:00:00 GMT Carol Tice The Art of Taking Advice: It Isn't What You Ask, It's Whom You Ask When considering who to seek advice from, consider the expertise, timing and motivation behind the words of wisdom. Wed, 05 Dec 2012 11:00:00 GMT Ed Frank New Google Resource Aims to Help Military Veterans Become Entrepreneurs Google+ will now feature a hub of information, including live college-level courses on business for military veterans and their families. Thu, 29 Nov 2012 09:00:00 GMT Jason Fell How Accelerators Help Start-ups Get Funding Getting your venture accepted into an accelerator can help immensely when it comes to getting venture capital, thanks to a rigorous screening process and help from mentors and peers. Tue, 20 Nov 2012 13:25:00 GMT Peter S. Cohan Closing the African-American Startup Gap (Opinion) Targeted minority-lending programs have had only limited success in encouraging new-business creation among minorities. Could crowd-funding help close the startup gap? Thu, 15 Nov 2012 10:24:00 GMT Scott Shane A Hard Look at Global Entrepreneurship (Opinion) At a forum on young entrepreneurship, a more complex vision for what starting up is like for people in countries outside the U.S. Tue, 13 Nov 2012 13:00:00 GMT Diana Ransom Could This Free Online University Be Your Next Start-Up Incubator? University of the People offers some would-be entrepreneurs an opportunity to bone up on business basics. See how the program could become an even more viable option in the future. Mon, 05 Nov 2012 08:00:00 GMT Neil Parmar 9 Ways to Beef-Up Your Business Skills on the Cheap If you weren't born with an innate ability to manage a business, you could get an MBA. Or you might try implementing these tips. Fri, 02 Nov 2012 12:00:00 GMT Matthew Toren How to Persuade Your Boss to Fund Your Business Idea Intrapreneurs are launching businesses within -- and with the help of -- their places of employment. Wed, 26 Sep 2012 04:00:00 GMT Michelle Goodman The Art and Craft of Listening to Your Critics Scathing feedback from experts is a staple of many a reality TV show. More business owners could benefit from hearing the brutal truth -- if they act on it. Fri, 20 Jul 2012 02:02:00 GMT Carol Tice