Mentors

5 Things Every Entrepreneur Should Invest In
Personal Improvement

5 Things Every Entrepreneur Should Invest In

Most of these concepts will seem fairly straightforward, but the reality is, many entrepreneurs -- particularly first timers -- overlook them.
Adam Callinan
Why It Pays to Identify and Approach Mentors in the Professional 'Cafeteria'
Mentors

Why It Pays to Identify and Approach Mentors in the Professional 'Cafeteria'

Advice from an Entrepreneur contributor who wasn't afraid to walk right up to John Sculley -- yes, Apple's John Sculley -- and start a friendly chat.
Kelli Richards
4 Ways to Stay Confident as a First-Time Entrepreneur
Motivation

4 Ways to Stay Confident as a First-Time Entrepreneur

Utilize these tips on those days when you are overwhelmed and frustrated by the daily grind.
Deborah Mitchell
Coaching Makes All the Difference
Leadership

Coaching Makes All the Difference

Coaching isn't just important in sports, it's the X-factor that makes a big difference in your business results as well.
John Brubaker
4 Strategies the 'Entrepreneur on Fire' Used to Build a $250K a Month Podcast
Marketing Bootcamp

4 Strategies the 'Entrepreneur on Fire' Used to Build a $250K a Month Podcast

John Lee Dumas hosts one of iTunes' top-ranked business podcasts, thanks in no small part to the interviews he's managed to score with big-name entrepreneurs.
Eric Siu
Rent the Runway Just Launched a Competition and Mentorship Program for Women Entrepreneurs
Rent the Runway

Rent the Runway Just Launched a Competition and Mentorship Program for Women Entrepreneurs

The women-led fashion tech company is partnering with UBS Americas to educate and empower women business owners.
Catherine Clifford
5 Secrets to Finding and Working With a Mentor
Ask the Expert

5 Secrets to Finding and Working With a Mentor

Finding a mentor may seem like a daunting task, but it's really not that difficult -- and both the process and outcome can be quite rewarding.
Tony Conrad
What No One Tells You About Seeking A Mentor for Your Startup
Mentors

What No One Tells You About Seeking A Mentor for Your Startup

Want to approach an industry expert to validate your overall idea? One word of advice: Don't.
Rahul Varshneya
7 Ways to Excel at Asking for Advice From Experts
Advice

7 Ways to Excel at Asking for Advice From Experts

Experts want to help, but they'll be much more willing to offer you a hand if you follow these tips.
Stephen Key
5 Tips for Finding and Keeping a Good Mentor
Mentors

5 Tips for Finding and Keeping a Good Mentor

Not being afraid to ask is the first hurdle you'll face.
Mel Carson
6 Smart Techniques to Connect With Influential People
Networking

6 Smart Techniques to Connect With Influential People

Want to make the connection to influential people outside your immediate social circles? Follow these tips.
Adam Toren
4 Ways to Get Anyone -- Even Your Heroes -- to Be Your Mentor
Mentors

4 Ways to Get Anyone -- Even Your Heroes -- to Be Your Mentor

Many people assume that getting a mentor needs to look a certain way. I've redefined the mentoring relationship and used my own version of it to my advantage.
Josh Steimle
Find Your Ideal Mentors and Build a 7-Figure Network With These 7 Steps
Mentors

Find Your Ideal Mentors and Build a 7-Figure Network With These 7 Steps

If you are like most people, you are realizing that you do not have the right people in your circle and that your chances of living your dream life will likely remain just that -- a dream.
Geoff Woods
5 Famous Business Leaders on the Power of Mentorship
Mentors

5 Famous Business Leaders on the Power of Mentorship

Richard Branson, Robert Herjavec and more share formative experiences that went on to shape their careers.
Laura Entis