Module 6: Small Business Mentoring

Module 6 - Learning Objectives

After completing this module, an incoming mentor we’ll be able to:

  • Explain how the differences between a small business and a startup informs our mentoring.
  • Have the confidence to mentor small businesses, in addition to startups.
  • Improve their ability to mentor across cultural differences.
  • Appreciate the needs & mindset of the small business owner.
  • Identify and navigate the unique complexities of family-owned businesses.
Lessons
In this lesson, you will learn...
Presenter
Video Run Time
Small Business mentoring
  • What is considered a small business
  • How do they differ from startups
  • What are the risks
Howard McCarley
Talent Development Expert
VMT Circle Transparent
VMT Certified Mentor
5:13
Understanding the Small Business Owner
  • What are the risks
  • What are the needs
  • What are the opportunities
Howard McCarley
Talent Development Expert
VMT Circle Transparent
VMT Certified Mentor
5:29