Business mentoring


Why mentoring is so important for growing your business

Ed Johnson explains why having a mentor is crucial for any entrepreneur, and why you get just as much out of giving advice as receiving it

Human Resources

Reaping the benefits of reverse mentoring

Jamie Reynolds, the managing director at PMP Recruitment explains how reverse mentoring can help organisations thrive.


How to find the right mentor to build your career confidence

VP of marketing europe at Monster.co.uk, Sinead Bunting, spells out the need-to-knows when getting your dream mentor.

Human Resources

A guide to business mentoring in the UK

In this guide we explain how scale-up business leaders can get the best business mentoring for their needs.


Should you have a career mentor? The real-life business benefits

How much more successful could you be with a career mentor? New study reveals the real-life business benefits of a career mentor.


Want a mentor? Join a gym, says Kelly Hoppen MBE

Former dragon and business leader, Kelly Hoppen MBE, shares her views on how female founders can break through barriers in perception, funding, and growth when scaling up.

Growth Planning

Why your company should develop a mentoring scheme

Some smaller companies shy away from mentoring schemes because of the investment required in both time and resources: but can that initial outlay be returned with interest if done right?


Advising entrepreneurs by extending the advice chain

In his third and final column on mentoring business builders, George Coelho explains how gaining access to one advisor can open the door to many more.


Mentoring entrepreneurs through sleight of hand

In the second of three columns on advising entrepreneurs, George Coelho examines how advice givers should do their best to provide every conceivable advantage.


How to mentor entrepreneurs by giving useful feedback

In the first of three columns on mentoring business builders, George Coelho looks at the notion of positive and critical feedback.


The importance of female mentorship

Female entrepreneurs are finding that mentors can reinvigorate their business.


The value of business mentoring

Helping business start-ups is a rewarding activity for many retired entrepreneurs and (since selling his own company) it has even become the principal activity for Derek Barr, a business angel with a keen interest in early-stage ventures.