Having these types of people around to ask advice of and bounce ideas off can be essential to business owner’s success.
Entrepreneur. It’s a tough word – both to spell and to call yourself. Being an entrepreneur brings with it a love of leaping head first into the unknown. Life-long entrepreneurs love new challenges, and live their lives in a constant growth phase. One of the common resources an entrepreneur turns to is a mentor. Asking for advice and bouncing ideas off of others is essential to the success of an entrepreneur’s journey.
I’ve been fortunate to have a variety of mentors over the years, and I can’t imagine standing where I am if it wasn’t for them. Despite all the challenges of running a business, the biggest constant in my life is those mentors, and their advice.
I also think it’s important that mentors come from many different perspectives, as mine have. These are the five types of mentors I’ve had over the years, and the ones I think any entrepreneur can benefit from:
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