Learn From Leaders #3: Advisors and Mentors

Jon Eckhardt Daniel Forbes

by Jon Eckhardt and Daniel Forbes

Category: Interviews Tags: Startups mentors advisory Learn From Leaders

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This is the third video in our exclusive series called "Learn from Leaders," featuring advice for early-stage entrepreneurs and innovators from founders and CEOs of groundbreaking companies. Each of our Learn from Leaders videos focuses on an important step in launching a company. In this one, the founders and CEOS discuss how mentors and carefully chosen advisors helped them shape their ventures and make sound decisions. 

Our interview subjects include Linda Hall, former CEO of MinuteClinic; Scott Nash, founder of Mom's Organic Market; Seth Goldman, founder of Honest Tea; Jeff Freeland-Nelson, founder of Yoxo Toys; and Eddie Hartmann, founder of LegalZoom.


Video produced by John Buday

Jon Eckhardt

Jon Eckhardt

Richard M. Schulze Family Foundation Distinguished Professor / Weinert Center for Entrepreneurship / University of Wisconsin-Madison
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Daniel Forbes

Daniel Forbes

Assoc Prof of Strategic Mgmt & Entrepreneurship / Carlson School of Management / University of Minnesota
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DOI: 10.32617/621-60252da91c665
Eckhardt, J., & Forbes, D. (2021, February 11). Learn from leaders #3: advisors and mentors. Entrepreneur & Innovation Exchange. Retrieved April 14, 2021, from https://eiexchange.com/content/learn-from-leaders-3-advisors-and-mentors
Eckhardt, Jon, and Daniel Forbes. "Learn From Leaders #3: Advisors and Mentors" Entrepreneur & Innovation Exchange. 11 Feb. 2021. Web 14 Apr. 2021 <https://eiexchange.com/content/learn-from-leaders-3-advisors-and-mentors>.