Modern Entrepreneur

How 3 Female ‘Black Angels’ Are Working to Close the Racial Funding Gap

How 3 Female ‘Black Angels’ Are Working to Close the Racial Funding Gap

By Nahla Davies / October 7, 2021 /

In the U.S., less than 10% of entrepreneurs pitching to investors are black, and of those, less than 20% manage to get their pitch translated into an actual investment.

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Business Coach vs. Mentor: Which One Do You Need?

Business Coach vs. Mentor: Which One Do You Need?

By Nahla Davies / October 5, 2021 /

You may already be using these words interchangeably. But the reality is there’s a reason why there are two separate words—coach and mentor—in the English language.

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10 Years After His Death, Steve Jobs Still Inspires Our Imaginations

By Michael Mooney / October 3, 2021 /

Lesson No. 3: Simplicity is sophistication.

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Meet the Woman Who Plans to Create a Worldwide Network of Entrepreneurial Latina Millionaires

By SUCCESS Staff / September 17, 2021 /

‘My best personality trait is that I can visualize things where there are none.’

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Leveling Up: Why Eric Siu Treats His Life Like a Video Game

By Jamie Friedlander / September 14, 2021 /

This marketing boss believes the key to success is treating business—and life—like a video game.

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Ask the Coach: I'm Not Passionate About My Job But It Pays Well—What Should I Do?

Ask the Coach: I’m Not Passionate About My Job But It Pays Well—What Should I Do?

By Ben Fairfield / September 10, 2021 /

We most effectively make major decisions by being asked and by answering powerful questions. So, let me ask you: What happened to your passion? Everyone loses their passion at some point.

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The Founder of Black Girl Ventures Gets Things Done

By Scott Bedgood / August 31, 2021 /

She would have been happy sticking with this business, she thought. But for Bell, there’s always another adventure and another problem to solve.

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Rebecca Minkoff: 'I Never Set Out to Be a Rule Breaker'

Rebecca Minkoff: ‘I Never Set Out to Be a Rule Breaker’

By Rebecca Minkoff / August 26, 2021 /

Lessons learned in my journey from brand new to brand name.

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How Following the Rules Empowers You to Break Them on Your Own Terms

How Following the Rules Empowers You to Break Them on Your Own Terms

By Natasha Lavender / August 10, 2021 /

Michelle says that as the daughter of Indian immigrants, she originally seemed destined to end up in one of the career paths her parents expected her to go into: doctor, lawyer or investment banker.

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Why Even the Most Successful People Can Benefit from a Business Coach

Why Even the Most Successful People Can Benefit from a Business Coach

By Natasha Lavender / July 20, 2021 /

Anyone who is skeptical about the potential benefits of having a business coach should look at athletics. The greatest athletes in the world all have coaches. They know that no matter their level of talent, there are always areas for improvement. A coach might not be as good at the game overall, but they’re an…

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