Learning is a lifelong activity that stretches well beyond your time in college. Using social media tools like Twitter give you the opportunity to be unofficially mentored by real world business professionals while you earn your business degree. Students studying to become business professionals need to take advantage of this because at no other time in history have we have the ability to learn from successful entrepreneurs.
In order to help you learn more from real world tested business leaders we’ve put together a list of 10 entrepreneurs for students to learn from on twitter. This list of entrepreneurs is a great place to learn about the world of business beyond the classroom.
Entrepreneurs on Twitter
1. John Jantsch
Small business marketing consultant, speaker and author.
Are You Prepared For Doing Business In The Future? buff.ly/PaAyS8— John Jantsch (@ducttape) June 18, 2012
Founder/CTO HubSpot and startup blogger at OnStartups.com.
Founders: Whether you plan for it or not, your startup will have a culture.Might as well build one you like. Life is short.— Dharmesh Shah (@dharmesh) June 20, 2012
3. Robert Kiyosaki
Investor, entrepreneur, financial education advocate and bestselling author.
The better you are at communicating, negotiating, and handling your fear of rejection, the easier life is.— Robert Kiyosaki (@theRealKiyosaki) June 19, 2012
4. Tony Hsieh
CEO of Zappos.com
Vision + Values + Velocity of Adaptation is a great formula for business and for life.— Zappos.com CEO -Tony (@zappos) March 25, 2011
5. Tim Berry
Founder and chairman of Palo Alto Software.
Reminder: think business planning, not just business plan. It's about management. Keep it fresh. Review and revise often.— Tim Berry (@Timberry) June 13, 2012
6. Neil Patel
Co-founder of Crazy Egg and KISSmetrics.
To succeed, you must have the will and tenacity to finish the job.— Neil Patel (@neilpatel) June 19, 2012
7. Ali Brown
Founder and CEO of Ali International LLC.
Biz tip: Facts tell, stories sell. Use both well.— Ali Brown (@AliBrown) June 19, 2012
8. Mark Cuban
Entrepreneur and owner of the Dallas Mavericks.
QOTD:"to get big you have to work hard when you are small. there are no shortcuts"— Mark Cuban (@mcuban) April 5, 2012
9. Richard Branson
Founder of Virgin Group.
The ones who are crazy enough to think they can change the world are the ones that do virg.in/BkjUy— richardbranson (@richardbranson) June 11, 2012
10. Seth Godin
Founder of Squidoo.com, author, blogger.
Seth's Blog: Don't give up (you're on the right track) bit.ly/IxNYqK— Seth Godin (@ThisIsSethsBlog) April 11, 2012
To follow this list on Twitter go here: Entrepreneurs for Students to Learn From