Finding Help

Finding Help

From finding a mentor to talk you through your business mistakes and fears, to locating an attorney you trust to advise you on legal matters, you need a lot of help throughout all stages of your business. Here's where to find it. 

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A Hard Look at Global Entrepreneurship (Opinion)
Starting a Business

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.
Diana Ransom
Could This Free Online University Be Your Next Start-Up Incubator?
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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.
Neil Parmar
9 Ways to Beef-Up Your Business Skills on the Cheap
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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.
Matthew Toren
How to Persuade Your Boss to Fund Your Business Idea
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How to Persuade Your Boss to Fund Your Business Idea

Intrapreneurs are launching businesses within -- and with the help of -- their places of employment.
Michelle Goodman
The Art and Craft of Listening to Your Critics
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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.
Carol Tice
Why Congress Shouldn't Fund Business Incubators (Opinion)
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Why Congress Shouldn't Fund Business Incubators (Opinion)

Before spending money on business incubators, Congress should first figure out whether we really need more in the U.S. and whether they actually help create jobs.
Scott Shane
Finding the Right Mentor to Help Grow Your Business
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Finding the Right Mentor to Help Grow Your Business

A look at how advisors can help you more than any business book ever could.
Brad Sugars
A Good Mentor Will Tell It Like It Is
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A Good Mentor Will Tell It Like It Is

For many new businesses, finding the right advisor can make all the difference. Here are five qualities to seek in an ideal mentor.
Martin Zwilling
A Roadmap to Self-Reliance for Solopreneurs
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A Roadmap to Self-Reliance for Solopreneurs

One isn't always the loneliest number. In fact, it may be all that's needed to operate a successful business.
The Four People You Need on Your Team
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The Four People You Need on Your Team

Forget fantasy sports. This is the real-life team you should have in place for your business to thrive.
Gwen Moran
Mentors: A Young Entrepreneur's Secret Weapon
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Mentors: A Young Entrepreneur's Secret Weapon

Finding a mentor when you're just starting up, can make all the difference. Here are eight tips for finding one.
Adam Toren
Editor's Note: Entrepreneurs and Defining an Era
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Editor's Note: Entrepreneurs and Defining an Era

The vision and actions of entrepreneurs are changing the world. And you're a part of it.
Amy Cosper
Do Small Businesses Really Need the SBA's Help?
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Do Small Businesses Really Need the SBA's Help?

The SBA's Small Business Development Centers serve over 500,000 entrepreneurs a year, but they're still on the budget chopping block.
Carol Tice