How to Stay Focused During Holiday Events Season

Happy Thanksgiving, everyone (if you’re in or from the U.S. anyway)! With turkey day a mere 48 hours away, holiday events season is already in full swing and it can be tough to make sure you’re staying on track with your business while also not missing the slew of events taking place. Continue Reading

Understanding Employee Handbooks and Culture Guides

Today I want to talk to you about the much-dreaded employee handbook.

In my experience as a business coach, few things cause more grunts and groans from business owners than the idea that they should create an employee handbook. Continue Reading

What Kit Harington Can Teach You About Marketing

I’m a pretty big Game of Thrones fan (just like a zillion other people) so a story about the April Fools prank that Kit Harington (Jon Snow) played on his fiance, Rose Leslie (Ygritte) caught my eye. Continue Reading

Guest Post: 6 Common Recruiting Mistakes That Can Cost Your Startup Big Bucks

It’s another guest post week here at New Venture Mentor and today we’re going to hear from Kelly Barcelos about the missteps entrepreneurs often make when recruiting their startups’ team members. Since you’re only as good as those you surround yourself with, listen up. Here’s Kelly: Continue Reading