The secret to finding a great mentor: don't ask to be mentored

When you're new to entrepreneurship, one of the first pieces of advice you'll hear is to find a mentor as soon as you can. Working with trusted mentor who has the knowledge and experience you lack can make all the difference between the success and failure of your business and the earlier you seek support to help you start or grow your business, the more successful you're likely to be. However, a common misunderstanding about what it means to have a mentor can limit your options, says Jason Feifer. Here, he shares the secret to finding the right mentors to "create exactly what you need."

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