Starting up and building your own business can be shocking in a lot of ways, so it’s hugely important to have truly great advisors. My company has advisors, and I’m an advisor to a few start-ups, so I know the importance.
If you get the chance, definitely try to get into a mentorship or incubator program. It’s a great way to cut the learning curve. Plus, on top of the very tangible benefits, you’ll build relationships that will serve you throughout your entire career.
It’s important for every entrepreneur and business to have access to external knowledge and experience to help guide their growth.