Mentors

Le Bernardin's Chef Eric Ripert Reveals the Most Important Advice He's Gotten from a Mentor
Advice

Le Bernardin's Chef Eric Ripert Reveals the Most Important Advice He's Gotten from a Mentor

Many years ago, during a night out of drinking with his mentor, Chef Eric Ripert was given a piece of advice about gratitude that stays with him to this day.
Carolyn Sun
5 Best Practices When Bringing on and Working With Advisors
Ready To Launch

5 Best Practices When Bringing on and Working With Advisors

Whether your business is just starting out or you are trying to take it to the next level, having a board can help.
Carol Roth
Don't Go Looking for a Mentor. Your Best Teachers Are All Around You, Right Now.
Networking

Don't Go Looking for a Mentor. Your Best Teachers Are All Around You, Right Now.

Don't neglect the opportunity you have to create the network you need with the people who are already sitting at your table.
Jeff Goins
12 Founders on the Business Advice They Are Most Thankful For
Advice

12 Founders on the Business Advice They Are Most Thankful For

The latest Techstars NYC class shares the advice that has been most instrumental in helping them grow their businesses.
Nina Zipkin
Richard Branson, Sara Blakely and Other Entrepreneurial Stars Are Auctioning Themselves for Charity
Mentors

Richard Branson, Sara Blakely and Other Entrepreneurial Stars Are Auctioning Themselves for Charity

If you've ever wanted to pick the brain of a business mogul, now's your chance. But you're going to have to pay up.
Catherine Clifford
3 Ways to Find the Right Fit When Searching for a Coach
Business Coaching

3 Ways to Find the Right Fit When Searching for a Coach

Zuckerberg, Buffett, Jordan and Gates wouldn't be where they are now without great coaches.
Clint Evans and Joshua Lee
Why You Should Choose a Champion, Not a Mentor, for Guidance
Mentors

Why You Should Choose a Champion, Not a Mentor, for Guidance

Keep that fire in your belly and determination in your eyes, and you will find the perfect person to champion you.
Jeanette Cajide
11 Ways to Get the Most Out of Working With a Coach
Coaches

11 Ways to Get the Most Out of Working With a Coach

Picking up new skills is an essential part of being a successful entrepreneur. A coach can help -- but you have to put in the work.
Stephen Key
Looking for the Right Mentor? Ask Yourself These 8 Questions.
Mentors

Looking for the Right Mentor? Ask Yourself These 8 Questions.

Your boss might have no interest in showing you the real ropes at your new job, but there are others who will take you under their wings.
John Stoker
Why Entrepreneurs Need Mentors and How to Find Them
Mentors

Why Entrepreneurs Need Mentors and How to Find Them

There are three main types of mentors, and one type may be someone you've never even met.
Sumi Krishnan
Success Is Likelier When You Make People Happy They Helped You
Reciprocity

Success Is Likelier When You Make People Happy They Helped You

How you ask for the help you need, and how you repay the favors you receive, has a lot to do with how much you will achieve.
Dixie Gillaspie
Inside the Mind of the Modern Intern: 5 Things You Need to Know
Internships

Inside the Mind of the Modern Intern: 5 Things You Need to Know

Internships should include compensation and opportunity for mentoring.
Nathan Parcells
Zuckerberg's Prison Visit Shows That Great Opportunities Appear in the Most Unlikely Places
Mark Zuckerberg

Zuckerberg's Prison Visit Shows That Great Opportunities Appear in the Most Unlikely Places

A former inmate who dreamed about becoming an entrepreneur reflect's on the indirect recognition he received from the CEO of Facebook.
Andrew Medal
How to Inspire Innovation Among Employees
Make More Happen

How to Inspire Innovation Among Employees

Foster the collective happiness and creativity of your team by listening, crowdsourcing responsibilities and providing mentoring.
Benoit Gruber