Mentorship

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You're Just 4 Steps Away From Finding the Perfect Mentor
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You're Just 4 Steps Away From Finding the Perfect Mentor

Nothing accelearates learning more than being tutored by an expert committed to your progress.
Daniel DiPiazza
The Sherpa Approach to Mentoring
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The Sherpa Approach to Mentoring

Four guidelines for advising and guiding without taking ownership of an entrepreneur's vision.
Leo Lax
Shark Tank's Lori Greiner on the Importance of Mentorship
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Shark Tank's Lori Greiner on the Importance of Mentorship

Even though Lori Greiner never had a mentor to lean on, she believes this relationship is imperative for entrepreneurs.
Carly Okyle
How to Get the Most Out of Having a Mentor
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How to Get the Most Out of Having a Mentor

Mentors can make your entrepreneurial journey faster, easier and a lot less lonely.
Dixie Gillaspie
4 Reasons Entrepreneurs Should Work With Up-and-Coming Talent
Young Entrepreneurs

4 Reasons Entrepreneurs Should Work With Up-and-Coming Talent

Younger generations are no longer receiving the real world experiences needed to better equip them to handle adulthood. Business owners should step up to fill the gap.
Peter Gasca
Create a Corporate Mentoring Program and You May Reap the Benefits
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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
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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
One Kings Lane's Alison Pincus on the Importance of Coffee Dates and Asking for Help
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One Kings Lane's Alison Pincus on the Importance of Coffee Dates and Asking for Help

The One Kings Lane co-founder urges young entrepreneurs to seek the guidance of others when first starting up.
Nina Zipkin
Why CEOs Need Mentors -- They Accelerate Learning
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Why CEOs Need Mentors -- They Accelerate Learning

A young entrepreneur explains the benefits of the advice he received from an seasoned executive at a large company.
Jerry Jao
The Many Benefits of Mentoring Vets Entering the Business World
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The Many Benefits of Mentoring Vets Entering the Business World

Business leaders are uniquely suited to help veterans eager to apply their skills as entrepreneurs and employees.
Yehudi Gaffen
What Young Entrepreneurs Need From a Mentor
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What Young Entrepreneurs Need From a Mentor

It's vital to build trust through interest in the founder's ideas and business.
Jim Ryan
Business Students Don't Get Love. Nor Do They Need It -- Yet.
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Business Students Don't Get Love. Nor Do They Need It -- Yet.

A Gallup survey raised the question of how important emotional support is during the college years.
Ray Hennessey
3 Secrets to Snagging an Ace Mentor
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3 Secrets to Snagging an Ace Mentor

Here is how to find a mentor that will make fellow entrepreneurs green with envy.
Craig Cincotta
The 8 Qualities You Need to Look for in a Business Coach
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The 8 Qualities You Need to Look for in a Business Coach

The fastest way to learn any business is to study someone who has been successful at it.
Stephen Key