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The Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) is an invite-only organization comprised of the world's most promising young entrepreneurs. In partnership with Citi, YEC recently launched BusinessCollective, a free virtual mentorship program that helps millions of entrepreneurs start and grow businesses.

Management

13 Methods to Stay Up to Date on Industry Changes

What is one unique way to stay abreast of changes in your industry? The following answers are provided by members of Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only organization comprised of… Read more »
Management

12 Perspectives on When to Turn Down a Client

Have you ever turned down a client? Why or why not? The following answers are provided by members of Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s… Read more »
Personal Development

12 Personality Traits Entrepreneurs Should Possess, and Improve on, to Succeed in the Startup World

What one personality trait is key to success in the startup world, and how can you cultivate it? The following answers are provided by members of Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC),… Read more »
Management

Building a Network: How You Can Make Meaningful Connections When You Don’t Know Anyone in the Room

How can you make long-term, meaningful connections at networking events (when you don’t know anyone there)? photo credit: Sebastiaan ter Burg / Flickr The following answers are provided by members… Read more »
Resources

12 Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read Early on in Their Career

What is one book that you think all entrepreneurs should read early on in their careers, and how did this book influence your outlook on entrepreneurship? The following answers are… Read more »
Management

10 Key Traits to Look for in a Potential Co-Founder

What is the No. 1 trait you look for when assessing if someone will be a compatible co-founder? The following answers are provided by members of Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC),… Read more »
Management

15 Traits to Look for When Hiring for an Early-Stage Startup

When bringing new hires on board to an early-stage company, what is the No. 1 characteristic you look for? The following answers are provided by members of Young Entrepreneur Council… Read more »
Management

Being the Best Possible Boss: 12 Lessons Leaders Should Embrace

What did you learn about management style from the best boss you ever had, and how has it informed your own management style today? The following answers are provided by… Read more »
Resources

11 Books With a Wealth of Information for New Founders

What book/publication/resource has a wealth of information for new founders? The following answers are provided by members of Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most… Read more »
Personal Development

12 Ways Changing Your Habits Can Improve Productivity

What’s one change I can make to my routine today that will help increase my productivity in the long run? The following answers are provided by members of Young Entrepreneur… Read more »