News and Articles About Mentors
StartOut takes a look at the unique challenges LGBT entrepreneurs face and aims to bring the gap with its second annual mentorship program.
For budding young entrepreneurs a little guidance can go a long way. Stay tuned for our video chat with Brad Feld, the entrepreneur and early-stage venture investor.
Business coach Antonio Neves offers some sage advice for young entrepreneurs looking for more formalized guidance.
Student entrepreneur Sarah Haselkorn on how working for a startup inspired her to launch her own business.
AngelPad helps RolePoint, an online recruitment platform, think bigger.
How to find ideas, make use of holiday downtime and more: our best tips of the week.
The Small Business Administration has invested more than $1.5 million in fuel-cell technology innovation.
What a communications professional learned from an exterminator and what you can learn about making the most of a mentoring relationship.
The Small Business Administration has invested more than $1 million in a group of Northern Alabama small businesses focused on defense and space technologies.
The Small Business Administration invests over $1 million in a cluster specializing in the new science of flexible electronic components.
The Small Business Administration invested more than $1 million to support entrepreneur participation in a growing ecosystem of 'smart grid' technology.
Having these types of people around to ask advice of and bounce ideas off can be essential to business owner's success.
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?
When considering who to seek advice from, consider the expertise, timing and motivation behind the words of wisdom.
Student entrepreneur Franco Capurro on how he managed to attract a top-notch board of advisers.
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.
In starting up, whatever you do, do not miss an opportunity to meet tastemakers like Sir Richard Branson. Here's how two young founders met the billionaire and won him over.
Palo Alto Software founder Tim Berry talks about his family of entrepreneurs and asks the question: Can young entrepreneurs be cultivated?
As starting a business is no easy task, it might be difficult to embrace a child's decision to follow in your footsteps. But you should try. Here are 8 ways to encourage your little ones.
Even as the shark-infested TV show can be intimidating, the business lessons are plentiful. Here are some inspired tips that even off-camera entrepreneurs can learn.
If you aren't open to feedback and new ideas, it could be what's keeping you and your business from long-term success. Here's how to be more coachable.
Even as the shark infested TV show can be intimidating, the business lessons are plentiful. Here are some inspired tips that even off-camera entrepreneurs can learn.
A college degree can give grads confidence and poise. But it won't guarantee business success.
A look at how advisors can help you more than any business book ever could.
In a constantly changing digital workplace, it pays to team up with younger colleagues to glean tips on social media, mobile apps and more.