Call it your sounding board, circle, network or personal board of advisors, every successful entrepreneur needs one. Just as companies rely on a formal board of advisors to weigh in on investments and business practices, individuals need to have their own trusted advisors to help them as they navigate their careers.
Aside from mentors, you need peers who you can genuinely talk with and who help influence your business decisions.
Eaton Vance (EV) is higher Friday, after agreeing to buy the business assets of Calvert Investment Management. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Calvert’s board has already endorsed the deal, which would see the new entity opera...
For a CEO or entrepreneur, board meetings are a fact of life. Productive board meetings can contribute greatly to the success of your company, while ineffective board meetings can be a huge waste of time.
You are what you read, and if your goal is to build a massively successful company where you call the shots, you might want to start with the following books. We asked wildly successful entrepreneurs and VCs, including Mark Cuban an...
Invest the time and energy in building a strong network of peers. They will improve your business, save you effort and expense, and enrich the journey. A strong network really is the secret weapon of successful entrepreneurs.