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Find a Trusted Advisor Through Entrepreneurship Mentorship

Oct. 29, 2020

One thing many successful entrepreneurs have in common is a close relationship with a mentor. However, many entrepreneurs (especially new founders) do not seek out a mentor as a trusted advisor as hard as they try to find a co-founder, partners or investors; likely because they don’t understand the…

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Questions To Ask Potential Co-Founders

Oct. 7, 2020

Putting thought behind how you approach a co-founder search can support you in finding a strong fit for you and your business. By taking the time to get to know potential founders first, you're more likely to find a partner that will be someone who will help you build your startup from the ground u…

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In Agreement With Your Co-Founder

Sept. 30, 2020

Each co-founder relationship is unique, but there are things any founder (including you) can do right from the start to ensure you are in agreement with your co-founder from the get-go on the important aspects of your working relationship. It's important to have purposeful conversations and the nec…

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How To Look For A Co-Founder

Sept. 23, 2020

If you’ve decided you need a co-founder for the many benefits it offers OR if you just don’t like working alone and for that reason are exploring options of finding someone to help you build your business, you're likely wondering: where do I start looking for a co-founder? How do I go about looking…

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How To Choose An Aligned Co-founder

Sept. 15, 2020

If you're considering adding a co-founder to your business, or are actively looking for a co-founder, you will have a lot of questions around what to look for in a new partnership.

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2 Questions Closer To Knowing If Partnering Is For You

Sept. 1, 2020

Starting and growing a business is a lot of work and takes commitment. Having a co-founder or business partner can help you gain momentum or help you grow faster than on your own, but it's not necessarily the best solution for every founder. That’s what we’ll talk about.

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Core Values + Goals = Working Relationships

Aug. 25, 2020

As an entrepreneur, you are in a unique and powerful position to choose who you want to work with or not. When choosing who you work with, whether it's co-founders, business partners, mentors, coaches or employees, research shows it works best for all parties involved when your values are aligned. …

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Simplify + Schedule = Confident Consistency

Aug. 7, 2020

Consistency is the difference between failure and success. Whether it’s with an exercise plan or with starting a business.  As a founder, what can you do to achieve consistency? I want you to feel confident that you can flex your consistency muscle when you need to, so that’s what we’re talking abo…

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Inclusive Business Conversations: You Can Learn How! (Start for Free Now)

June 11, 2020

As a business owner, you have the power to encourage inclusivity to help create positive change by proactively having inclusive conversations with your customers, employees, and communities.

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3 Tips to Avoid Tone-Deaf Business Communications in Uncertain Times

June 3, 2020

There is a lot of uncertainty in the world right now. If you’re wondering: How should I respond as a startup if something happens in the world or in my community? Or how can my business respond appropriately to add value? This episode will help you to avoid being tone-deaf in your business communic…

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Do You Want to Inspire Customer Confidence Through COVID-19? Apply These 10 Communication Tips

May 27, 2020

If your startup is ready to reopen amid COVID-19, or if you’ll be implementing an updated safety plan for your business operations, you'll need an effective communication plan to inspire customer confidence and to make them feel safe and connected and loyal to your business and brand.