How to Discover Your Talent And Get Paid For It!

by / ⠀Entrepreneurship / October 16, 2013

Every man and woman here on earth possesses one thing or another that is unique; “this thing” could be something that has been done before or maybe something that hasn’t been done yet. That “thing” could be something you like doing or maybe you don’t even enjoy doing it, but you know you have that unique ability. That “thing” is your talent! Most of the time, when opportunity…

14 Ways to Keep Your Talent Happy and Incentivize “Intrapreneurship”

by / ⠀Startup Advice / November 16, 2012

Q. As a Gen Y founder, how do you keep Gen Y (and X) talent happy? How do you incentivize intrapreneurship over, well, leaving?! The following answers are provided by the Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only nonprofit organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. In partnership with Citi, the YEC recently launched #StartupLab, a free virtual mentorship program that helps millions of entrepreneurs start and…

How To Hire the Best Employees For Your Young Startup

by / ⠀Startup Advice / May 10, 2012

Hiring your first staff as a young entrepreneur and business owner is crucial to determining how far you go with growing your company. You have certain challenges as a young business owner looking to hire great talent to work for you. The earlier you know of these challenges and how to overcome them the better for you. What possibly could be the challenges you will likely face as…