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The Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) is an invite-only organization comprised of the world's most promising young entrepreneurs. In partnership with Citi, YEC recently launched StartupCollective, a free virtual mentorship program that helps millions of entrepreneurs start and grow businesses.

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14 Reasons to Give Your Employees a Raise

14 Reasons to Give Your Employees a Raise

| April 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

What was the determining factor that led to the last raise you gave to one of your employees? The following answers are provided by the Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) is an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. In partnership with Citi, YEC recently launched StartupCollective, a free virtual mentorship program that […]

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How to Make the Best Decisions for Your Startup

How to Make the Best Decisions for Your Startup

| April 20, 2014 | 2 Comments

I have unwittingly made some bad decisions in my 28 years on this earth, but every day I make better ones. Reflecting on this, it is clear that making the right calls, large and small, requires certain prerequisites and a thoughtful decision-making process. These considerations are especially important in a startup, where you will never […]

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11 Leadership Lessons Men Can Learn From Women

11 Leadership Lessons Men Can Learn From Women

| March 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Q. In your opinion, what is one important leadership trait that male leaders can learn from women in business? The following answers are provided by the Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) is an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. In partnership with Citi, YEC recently launched StartupCollective, a free virtual mentorship program […]

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15 Ways Startups Can Attract Top Talent on a Budget

15 Ways Startups Can Attract Top Talent on a Budget

| March 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Q. Other than equity, how can young startups can attract talent on a budget? The following answers are provided by the Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) is an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. In partnership with Citi, YEC recently launched StartupCollective, a free virtual mentorship program that helps millions of entrepreneurs […]

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10 Pieces of Business Advice Not to Follow

10 Pieces of Business Advice Not to Follow

| March 9, 2014 | 3 Comments

Question: What’s the worst business advice somebody gave you when you were starting your business (and how did you prove them wrong)? 1. Don’t Do It “Possibly the most heart-crushing, tear-jerking thing anyone has ever said to me was, “Don’t pursue your passion.” Not many people can make a living off their creative passions, but I […]

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4 Delegation Strategies for Busy Entrepreneurs

4 Delegation Strategies for Busy Entrepreneurs

| March 8, 2014 | 1 Comment

When you first launch your company, you have to micromanage to some extent – there’s little or no team infrastructure and, since you’re building a company from the ground up, every decision builds and shapes the future of the company. As you scale your business, however, there comes a time when micromanaging actually damages your […]

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13 Important Qualities to Look for in a Potential Mentor

13 Important Qualities to Look for in a Potential Mentor

| March 7, 2014 | 1 Comment

Q. What is the most important quality young entrepreneurs should look for in a mentor and why? The following answers are provided by the Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) is an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. In partnership with Citi, YEC recently launched StartupCollective, a free virtual mentorship program that helps […]

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8 Apps That Will Help You Accomplish Your Goals Quicker

8 Apps That Will Help You Accomplish Your Goals Quicker

| February 15, 2014 | 2 Comments

What is one app every young entrepreneur should use to stay accountable to their goals this year? The following answers are provided by the Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) is an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. In partnership with Citi, YEC recently launched StartupCollective, a free virtual mentorship program that helps […]

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7 Best Ways to Deal With Negative Press

7 Best Ways to Deal With Negative Press

| February 11, 2014 | 2 Comments

Q. My company just received negative press in a major media outlet. Should I put out my own press release stating my side of the story or stay quiet? The following answers are provided by the Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) is an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. In partnership with […]

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10 Tips for Maximizing Your Customer Survey’s Effectiveness

10 Tips for Maximizing Your Customer Survey’s Effectiveness

| February 5, 2014 | 3 Comments

Q. What’s one tip for maximizing the effectiveness of customer surveys on your website? The following answers are provided by the Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) is an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. In partnership with Citi, YEC recently launched StartupCollective, a free virtual mentorship program that helps millions of entrepreneurs […]

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