Lena Requist

Lena Requist

Guest Writer
Entrepreneur |Speaker | Educator

About Lena Requist

Lena Requist, with her background of building startups into multimillion dollar organizations, is passionate about growing businesses and developing teams. Her current project, ONTRAPORT, has been recognized for many awards including; fast growth, culture & product innovation.

More From Lena Requist

Employee Retention

Is Your Parental Leave Policy Driving Away Top Talent?

Small businesses that don't accommodate families will lose talent to larger companies that do.
Disaster Planning

5 Ways to Prepare Your Business for Natural Disasters, Catastrophes and Income Loss

Preparing for disaster includes preparing for what follows when your employees and community most need you to be open for business.
Meetings

How to Create a Meeting-Smart Work Culture

If unproductive meetings are weighing you down, it's your own fault.
Leadership

Abandoning Great Expectations: How Entrepreneurs Can Avoid Disappointment

In entrepreneurship as in the rest of life, there is usually a gap between what we want and what we have. Dealing with it is another leadership skill.
Failure

How to Develop a Positive Relationship With Failure

If at first you don't succeed, figure out why before you try, try again.
Mental Health

5 Ways Leaders Can Promote Mental Strength in Employees

Employee mental health is a win-win for entrepreneurs who acknowledge there is a concern.
Automation

3 Ways Embracing Automation and Technology Can Turbocharge Your Entrepreneurial Quest

Worries that technology will make us irrelevant can blind us to the amazing possibilities at hand.