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The Value of Mentoring in Entrepreneurship

All good mentors are experienced and trusted people who can guide and advise a person through the challenges of the business world. Especially first time entrepreneurs can benefit from having a mentor. If you haven’t found your mentor yet, you should consider looking for the right person, who can help you become the inspiring leader who you are supposed to be.

Here you can find 10 quotes that prove the importance  and value of mentoring in entrepreneurship. 

“If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of giants.” Isaac Newton

“If I hadn’t had mentors, I wouldn’t be here today. I’m a product of great mentoring, great coaching… Coaches or mentors are very important. They could be anyone – your husband, other family members, or your boss.” Indra Nooyi, CEO of PepsiCo

“Get away from these two types of people: the ones who think you can only go as far as the situation you were born into; and the ones who think you can only go as far as the current situation you are in.” Dee Dee M. Scott

“If you cannot see where you are going, ask someone who has been there before.” J Loren Norris

“A mentor is someone who sees more talent and ability within you, than you see in yourself, and helps bring it out of you.” Bob Proctor

“What the tech industry often forgets is that with age comes wisdom. Older workers are usually better at following direction, mentoring, and leading.” Vivek Wadhwa

“Advice is like snow; the softer it falls, the longer it dwells upon, and the deeper it sinks into the mind.” Samuel Taylor Coleridge

“What I need is someone who will make me do what I can.” Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Most people can do absolutely awe-inspiring things. Sometimes they just need a little nudge.” Timothy Ferriss, The 4-Hour Workweek

“For every one of us that succeeds, it’s because there’s somebody there to show you the way out.” Oprah Winfrey

─ May 20, 2015