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MentorCloud

Former executives, entrepreneurs, academics, researchers, and other experts who may be out of the game but still have valuable advice and perspective that they'd like to share with budding entrepreneurs.

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Similar to The Amazings Web site someone referred to... This concept leverages the skills and expertise of those who are retired but who still would like to participate in an ad hoc advisory way to startups. These people are an invaluable resource that is poorly utilized. They may find this type of participation fulfilling and stimulating, while being of service to entrepreneurs. And they may be at a point in their lives where they are not concerned about receiving stock or the opportunity to invest, in exchange for their advice.

How will your concept support web entrepreneurship?

Entrepreneurs gain from the collective wisdom of the group. Mentors have the ability to remain active in some capacity in their discipline, and to give back to their community.

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Maybe a search tool for entrepreneurs to find previously posted answers to similar questions? That may help focus the collective wisdom!

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DeletedUser

Good idea! The redundancy on these issues is huge.

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