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When You Are Ready to Become an Entrepreneur, Do These 5 Things
Entrepreneurs

When You Are Ready to Become an Entrepreneur, Do These 5 Things

Success isn't going to fall in your lap and your dreams and aspirations aren't going to magically come true without hard work.
Jonathan Long
Create a Corporate Mentoring Program and You May Reap the Benefits
Mentoring

Create a Corporate Mentoring Program and You May Reap the Benefits

The benefits of having experienced employees train those with less expertise are many.
Heather R. Huhman
3 Hacks for Making the Most Out of a Mentoring Relationship
Mentors

3 Hacks for Making the Most Out of a Mentoring Relationship

After choosing a sounding board, be fully committed to the relationship and open to treating each exchange as a two-way learning interaction.
Dan T Pickett
6 Steps to Writing Your Own Definition of Success
Careers

6 Steps to Writing Your Own Definition of Success

Your explorations might lead to surprising discoveries along the networking trail. Interviews, internships and mentors can help you set your direction.
Peter S. Cohan
Maximizing the Potential of a Creative Mind
Creativity

Maximizing the Potential of a Creative Mind

A young entrepreneur explores the messy process of experimentation.
Natalie Bounassar
Mexican Mobster Becomes Business Mentor at LA Event
Mentors

Mexican Mobster Becomes Business Mentor at LA Event

Sometimes the truth really is stranger than fiction.
The 4 Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read This Year
The Grind

The 4 Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read This Year

Everyone knows reading is an important source of knowledge, but many don't understand how much they can actually learn by hitting the pause button, sitting down and picking up a book.
Moritz Plassnig
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