Mentorship

Mentors

9 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.

Small Businesses Are Now Hiring Apprentices. Should You?

The old plumber and electrician trainee model has been reimagined for the new world -- and could be exactly what a startup needs.

9 Simple Techniques Any Leader Can Use to Show Employees Appreciation

Dramatically increase morale and motivation, and success will follow.

How to Identify a Sales Bottleneck in 30 Minutes (Or Less)

When problems arise to the lifeblood of your company, they must quickly be fixed.

Why Akon Says There's No Such Thing as Mistakes

Akon, musician and entrepreneur, shares his thoughts on the importance of mentorship for business leaders and more.

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Even Experts Need Mentorship to Reach Their Full Potential

If it's your job is to be the smartest person in the room, find someone even smarter to guide you.
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Raul Villacis' Journey From Midlife Crisis to Millionaire Mentor

How mystery pain led him to help other elite entrepreneurs get their fighting 'edge' back.
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4 Benefits of Finding a Mentor

Trial and error is inevitable but it isn't the exclusive method for learning.

To Protect Our Future, Diversify the STEM Pipeline Through Mentorship

To counter growing cybersecurity threats, the current tech talent pipeline needs to expand -- urgently.
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3 Warning Signs Your Mentor Is Not Helping You

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A Business Coach May Just Be the Resource You Need to Refresh Your Company Mission

In this video, Brian Tracy lays out some of the benefits coaching may afford you.

This Beverage Entrepreneur's Mentor Pushed Her to Pivot, and Now Her Business Is Ready to Bloom

Candice Crane watched a video of Steaz tea founder Eric Schnell giving a talk and knew he could help her grow her business. She reached out, and now he's one of her partners.
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Timeless wisdom from some of the world's most sought-after mentors.
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Where to Turn When You Need a Mentor, and Why That Person Can Be Key to Your Success

70 percent of small businesses in one survey that received mentoring survived their first five years, compared to 35 percent of businesses with no mentoring.

'She Was One of My Business Idols,' Says This Fashion Entrepreneur About Her Mentor and Net-A-Porter Founder Natalie Massenet

As Emma Grede builds inclusive denim brand Good American (alongside co-founder Khloe Kardashian) she leans on Massenet for emotional and professional support.