One of the most important things for a board of directors is to have a good mix of skills, backgrounds, and perspectives. A board that is too homogeneous can make poor decisions, and
In today's competitive job market, it is more important than ever to retain your best workers. One way to do this is to provide mentoring and development opportunities. A recent study by the
Mentoring is an active continuous activity, which eventually results in a bond being created between the mentor and the mentee.
Many people are familiar with mentoring that goes on between a senior leader and a junior employee, with the senior leader being the mentor, and the junior employee being the mentee. However, there’s what is referred to as reverse mentoring, and only a few people are familiar with this term.
Business incubators exist to speed up the growth of a new business by keeping it pointed in the right direction. They offer office space to house the start-up as well as avail the IT infrastructure, access to funding, and open up networking opportunities for the budding entrepreneur.