Family heritage and the physical spaces in which we were raised have a great impact on us, as entrepreneurs, for better or worse. Technology consultant and EO Oklahoma member, Mr. Kraettli Epperson, shares why his home state produces such unique entrepreneurs:
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by Clay Slaton, an EO Oklahoma member and CEO of EngATech Inc.
When it comes to success in any area of life, mentorship plays an integral role. As an entrepreneur, I knew I could achieve more if I created relationships with those that blazed the trail before me. However, two big things kept me from having mentors in my life: pride and fear. Circling my mind were thoughts that always seemed to gum up the process: “I’ve looked for mentors, but I just haven’t found anyone right,” (pride), and “If I have a mentor, then who am I to them? A leech? A pest? A task?” (fear).