Mentors

News and Articles About Mentors

4 Great Reasons to Join Entrepreneurial Organizations
Networking

4 Great Reasons to Join Entrepreneurial Organizations

It can be hard to explain the challenges that the solo nature of this pursuit, so find others like you.
Eric Siu
Learn How to Truly Leverage an Accelerator's Network
Accelerators

Learn How to Truly Leverage an Accelerator's Network

Desire access to C-level players at a Fortune 100 company? New entrepreneurs can gain access to partners, customers, employees and other players to help them build their business well beyond demo day.
David Brown
Create Momentum When You're Stuck in the Middle
Managing Change

Create Momentum When You're Stuck in the Middle

Here are some approaches to get back on track when you're well out of the gate, but the finish line is nowhere in sight.
Jesse Sostrin
A Funny Acronym Reveals the 4 Keys to Gaining a Mentor
Mentors

A Funny Acronym Reveals the 4 Keys to Gaining a Mentor

30 Rock's Jack Donaghy reveals the traits of people who attracts successful teachers.
Alex Banayan
The Wisdom of Recognizing When to Heed Good Advice
Mentors

The Wisdom of Recognizing When to Heed Good Advice

Friends often can see what's in front of us that we're overlooking.
Daniel O'Neil
How to Manage Employees Smarter Than You Without Looking Like an Idiot
Managing Employees

How to Manage Employees Smarter Than You Without Looking Like an Idiot

Check out these four ways how it's possible to guide new staffers so that everyone thrives.
Raphael Crawford-Marks
A Good Mentor Can Help Limit the Uncertainty in Your Business
Mentors

A Good Mentor Can Help Limit the Uncertainty in Your Business

One of the few certainties in the entrepreneurial journey is that you don't know what you don't know. Seek advice from the experienced.
Kristoph Matthews
Richard Branson on How to Raise Money When You're Just Starting Out
Raising Capital

Richard Branson on How to Raise Money When You're Just Starting Out

There are other options besides big time investors.
Richard Branson
7 Entrepreneurial Lessons a 'Happy Days' Star Learned From an Unlikely Mentor
Lessons

7 Entrepreneurial Lessons a 'Happy Days' Star Learned From an Unlikely Mentor

Turns out Potsie grew up to be an entrepreneur. Now he has some lessons to share.
Carol Roth
Why Would a Successful Entrepreneur Hire a Coach?
Coaches

Why Would a Successful Entrepreneur Hire a Coach?

It's not as if coaches have secret powers, but good coaches can help you see what you're missing and identify your blind spots.
Michael Cooper
What It Takes to Go From Dead Broke to 6 Figures in 6 Months
Self Improvement

What It Takes to Go From Dead Broke to 6 Figures in 6 Months

Every change we need to make to prosper is within ourselves.
Peter Voogd
What Happens When Startup Advisors Advise the Whole Team
Startup Advice

What Happens When Startup Advisors Advise the Whole Team

Instead of keeping sessions strictly between founders and mentors, the leaders of Buffer decided to let advisors speak directly to the entire team. Here's what happened.
Even Warren Buffett Relied on a Mentor
Self Improvement

Even Warren Buffett Relied on a Mentor

Learn from the best. Great entrepreneurs rely on mentors. Do you have an advisor?
Jag Shoker
Will You Join the Phenomenal Growth of Women-Owned Businesses?
Women Entrepreneurs

Will You Join the Phenomenal Growth of Women-Owned Businesses?

The number of female-led firms has surged to new heights. Here's what you need to know to get started.
Mary Martuscelli