Mentors

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Unlocked Potential: From Incarceration to Entrepreneurship
Entrepreneurs

Unlocked Potential: From Incarceration to Entrepreneurship

A former inmate's determination to change life's course and his bold request to be mentored has yielded uplifting results.
Jennifer Spencer
3 Ways Your Past Wins Are Blocking Your Future Successes
Success

3 Ways Your Past Wins Are Blocking Your Future Successes

It's easier to bask in the glow of the glory days than it is to put in the hard work to defend your spot at the top.
Ryan Stewman
Successfully Making the Jump From Employee to Entrepreneur
Startup Success Stories

Successfully Making the Jump From Employee to Entrepreneur

It took me more than one leap to land safely on the other side.
Chidike Samuelson
3 Ways to Attract a Millionaire Mentor
Mentors

3 Ways to Attract a Millionaire Mentor

Flattery, done right, can get you far.
Noah Kagan
7 Incubators That Can Help Your Startup
Mentors

7 Incubators That Can Help Your Startup

Business incubators have evolved by leaps and bounds from the late 70s to today
Andre Bourque
7 Things You Must Do Before Quitting Your Job or You're Screwed
Quitting a Job

7 Things You Must Do Before Quitting Your Job or You're Screwed

Leaving your job to become your own boss without going broke requires setting the groundwork just right. Few people do.
John Rampton
Lessons from NFL Star Charles 'Peanut' Tillman
Mentors

Lessons from NFL Star Charles 'Peanut' Tillman

You can start your own business and still make the work about others.
Jim Joseph
Sorry But Successful People Don't Care About Your Brilliant Idea
Starting a Business

Sorry But Successful People Don't Care About Your Brilliant Idea

Having an idea is so close to nothing that nobody who has actually done anything cares about your idea.
Daniel DiPiazza
Tony Robbins Describes the Top Traits Found in Truly Coachable People
Tony Robbins

Tony Robbins Describes the Top Traits Found in Truly Coachable People

A good mentor is like a gym membership. You only get the benefit if you show up and do the work.
John Boitnott
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
5 Small-Business Owners Share the Secrets to Building a Strong Network of Mentors
Main Street Entrepreneur

5 Small-Business Owners Share the Secrets to Building a Strong Network of Mentors

From finding the right people to making it easy for your mentors, here are some tips on building the ultimate brain trust.
Michael Glauser
10 Entrepreneurs Share Their Greatest Influences
Leadership

10 Entrepreneurs Share Their Greatest Influences

Answers ranged from a parent, a mentor in their field, an investor, a co-founder or even someone they have never met.
Nina Zipkin
3 Lessons From the Last Man to Visit the Moon
Leadership

3 Lessons From the Last Man to Visit the Moon

Remembering the thrilling life of NASA astronaut Eugene Cernan.
Nina Zipkin
Entrepreneurs Ryan Blair and Gerard Adams on the Importance of Having a Mentor
Entrepreneur Network

Entrepreneurs Ryan Blair and Gerard Adams on the Importance of Having a Mentor

Learn how these entrepreneurs have created a meaningful mentor-mentee relationship.
Entrepreneur Staff