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Mentoring Spotlight: Playing with Sharks

Written by Joleen Small Have you ever wanted to back start-up companies like a true angel investor? Forget about investing in the stock market, we’re talking about taking stakes... Read more

Maxine Attobrah and Asees Islam
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Sharon Eason of ADG Accounting

As a CPA, Sharon Eason had a fulfilling career with top firms, including KPMG, Swiss Re, and MBIA. Yet she had always had the desire to start her own business. She’d done the... Read more

Sharon Eason
CPA, ADG Accounting
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Anne Finnegan of Prep Your Path

Anne Finnegan is a Career Coach, and founder of Prep Your Path, a personalized resume writing and career coaching service for high school and college students, as well as recent... Read more

Anne Finnegan
Career Coach, Prep Your Path
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Lin Yue Wang of TalkOrange

“I had worked for a start-up previously, and I’d enjoyed that culture, that environment,” said Lin Yue Wang, owner of TalkOrange, adding, “but I also liked the idea of having more... Read more

Lin Yue Wang
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Kevin Martin of Agile Innovative Marketing Solutions

“I’d gone to school for marketing, and just as I graduated, the Recession started,” explained Kevin Martin. “Like many of my classmates, I found that there were not a lot of... Read more

Kevin Martin
Agile Innovative Marketing Solutions
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The New York Milk Bank

“We met with Alan Kelsey every Wednesday for weeks, developing a business plan, our budget, and cash flow.” The New York Milk Bank’s leadership team has extensive clinical skills... Read more

Executive Director, The New York Milk Bank
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Roxanne Mapp Designs

“I had a sense of what I wanted to do, but no cohesive plan,” Roxanne said. “I was working on a list of the products I could offer, and Natasha made sure art appeared on the top... Read more

Roxanne Mapp
Owner, Roxanne Mapp Designs
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Now I Have a Growth Plan in Place

“Anyone who’s considering going into business for themselves should definitely work for another agency first,” Liam recommends. “This gives you a chance to learn the ropes, make... Read more

Liam Dai
Owner, Risk Block