Mentors

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Stop Waiting for the Mythical Mentor
Mentors

Stop Waiting for the Mythical Mentor

Embracing the ‘five-minute mentor' might be the best way for you to get the mentorship you need.
Carol Roth
It's Time to Close the Workplace Gender Gap
Discrimination

It's Time to Close the Workplace Gender Gap

Bentley's president explains how corporate America can become more actively engaged in promoting diversity.
Gloria Larson
How Arguments Can Move a Business Forward
Engagement

How Arguments Can Move a Business Forward

Have productive discussions to create the most purposeful goals at work and the rest of your life.
Jason Womack
Ways to Build Wealth and Wow Your Market: Weekly Tips Roundup
Tips

Ways to Build Wealth and Wow Your Market: Weekly Tips Roundup

Start your week with these top tricks and tips from Entrepreneur's online contributors.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Even If Your Goals Seem Out of Reach, Stay Motivated With These 6 Strategies
Motivation

Even If Your Goals Seem Out of Reach, Stay Motivated With These 6 Strategies

Don't lose hope when challenging projects seem to drag on. Use these tips to stay on track.
Stephen Key
Feel Dumb Asking for Advice? You'll Actually Appear More Competent.
Advice

Feel Dumb Asking for Advice? You'll Actually Appear More Competent.

New research reveals that while we're all scared asking for advice will make us look like incompetent fools, it actually has the opposite effect.
Laura Entis
What I Learned From Being a Broke, Unemployed Graduate
Persistence

What I Learned From Being a Broke, Unemployed Graduate

Generous mentors pave the way for a would-be startup staffer, one with a very positive attitude.
Eric M. Ruiz
The Unexpected Places to Find Amazing Mentors
Mentors

The Unexpected Places to Find Amazing Mentors

Entrepreneurs often gravitate to those that are deemed 'successful' for advice but being mentored by these people could completely kill your business.
8 Characteristics of Mentors Who Are Worth Your Time
Mentoring

8 Characteristics of Mentors Who Are Worth Your Time

The right mentor is invested in your success. The wrong mentor is just somebody telling you how they used to do it.
Gabe Lozano
Getting the Most out of Your Technical Advisor
Advisors

Getting the Most out of Your Technical Advisor

A technical advisor can be a key person throughout a company's life cycle. Not only can they help get a business off the ground but can be a valuable resource later on.
Will Koffel
The Genius Of Mentorship
Mentorship

The Genius Of Mentorship

Entrepreneurship is a perilous path. You are wise to walk it with someone who knows the way.
Matt Mayberry
Maximizing Your Time While Helping Others
Advice

Maximizing Your Time While Helping Others

The more successful you get as an entrepreneur, the more likely you'll be barraged with people who'd like to ask your advice or 'pick your brain' Here is how to help them out, while also protecting your time.
Dorie Clark
Is Martha Stewart the Mentor From Hell?
Lifestyle

Is Martha Stewart the Mentor From Hell?

Actress Blake Lively was looking to follow in Stewart's footsteps in launching her own lifestyle company. Stewart's response? 'Let her try.'
Geoff Weiss
Richard Branson: 'There's No Shortcut or Magic Recipe to Success'
Success Strategies

Richard Branson: 'There's No Shortcut or Magic Recipe to Success'

Creating a successful and profitable business takes time.
Richard Branson