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Business Mentoring

6 Phenomenal Tips For Startups to Commence Effectively and Remain Relevant

Toby Nwazor | Posted 09.06.2016 | Business
Toby Nwazor

Credit Business is no mean feat and the volatility of our business clime advocates caution while the spirit of business inspires risks. How do you ma...

The Power of Having a Mentor in Business

Shawn Doyle | Posted 06.06.2016 | Business
Shawn Doyle

As much as you would like to think you can, you can't think of everything! Many times when you are involved in a situation, you can't see the forest for the trees. Simply put, you may be too close to the situation.

Africa's Female Entrepreneurs Part III: Devotha Ntuke Minzi, Improving Lives via Microfinancing

O'Brien Browne | Posted 06.02.2016 | Business
O'Brien Browne

In this interview, co-author Pamina Mullins and I speak to Devotha Ntuke Minzi, Chief Executive Officer and founder of K-finance Limited, a microfinan...

Africa's Female Entrepreneurs Part II: Josephine Takundwa, Award-Winning Leader in Energy

O'Brien Browne | Posted 05.17.2016 | Business
O'Brien Browne

I continue this exciting series with the dynamic Josephine Takundwa, founder and CEO of Earthlink Technologies headquartered in Harare, Zimbabwe.

Breaking Through: Stories and Best Practices From Companies That Help Women Succeed

Martine Liautaud | Posted 04.29.2016 | Women
Martine Liautaud

I want to see more women challenging themselves and testing their mettle. When they do, companies prosper: Fortune 500 firms with the best track records in raising women to prominent positions are significantly more profitable than average.

Common's Advice for Up-and-Coming Creative Talent at the Tanqueray Trunk Show

Gastronomista | Posted 04.15.2015 | Style
Gastronomista

Photo Courtesy of Team Epiphany New York City is deep in the throes of Fashion Week - designers are hustling to put the finishing touches on their co...

The Corporate Case for Mentoring the Grads of Life

David B. Shapiro | Posted 12.08.2014 | Business
David B. Shapiro

Private-sector engagement in mentoring youth and young employees is a smart investment in boosting labor force participation rates and increasing our nation's ability to compete in the 21st century global economy.

How to Find a Business Mentor

Yun-Fang Juan | Posted 09.24.2014 | Small Business
Yun-Fang Juan

Quite a few entrepreneurs have asked Fundastic how they can find a business mentor to help them through the journey of creating a successful company. The answer is surprisingly simple!

Why Mentorship Really Matters

Anjali Vaidya | Posted 01.25.2014 | Business
Anjali Vaidya

It's important to have many mentors, not just one. Mentors can be as diverse as the characteristics you want to cultivate. Analytical Skills? Empathy? Decisiveness? Find a mentor for each!

Valuing Mentors

Anne Zink | Posted 10.01.2012 | Business
Anne Zink

None of the 30-somethings and younger I work with are even interested in being mentored. I'm sure there are exceptions out there, but I am disappointed and dismayed to see an invaluable resource for both individuals and businesses fading in importance.

Volunteers will create One Million New Businesses

Jerry Chautin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Jerry Chautin

The common denominator among SCORE volunteers is that they will be passionate about creating new jobs and helping their clients launch new businesses successfully.