You Need a Mentor. Here’s Where to Find One for Free

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Mentors have a crucial asset new business owners lack — experience. Every year in the United States, an average of 587,000 new small businesses are born. The bad news is only half survive five years. And by the time you get to 10 years, that number is cut to one-third. But, there are ways to increase your odds of survival. Working with a mentor has proven to be an indicator of success. Here are five reasons why.

Source: You Need a Mentor. Here’s Where to Find One for Free | Entrepreneur.com