Challenges

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When Faced With Adversity, Focus on Solutions, Not More Problems
Personal Improvement

When Faced With Adversity, Focus on Solutions, Not More Problems

To turn failure into a gift and grow through the tough times instead of just casually going through them, you must begin to start focusing on ways to actually resolve the situation.
Matt Mayberry
5 Tips to Avoid Employee Embezzlement
Theft

5 Tips to Avoid Employee Embezzlement

Don't let your business be sunk by this all-too-common issue that usually stems from trusting too much.
Doug and Polly White
5 Ways Criticism and Rejection Builds Your Capacity to Succeed
Entrepreneur Mindset

5 Ways Criticism and Rejection Builds Your Capacity to Succeed

Remaining true to your entrepreneurial quest, despite those who would undermine you, develops enormous emotional strength.
Sherrie Campbell
Leadership

4 Things You Didn't Know About Leading a Business

Nobody stays king or queen of the mountain forever, and there are two ways to return back to ground level: climb down or fall down.
Jeff Boss
The 9 Growing Pains Entrepreneurs Need to Overcome
Growth Strategies

The 9 Growing Pains Entrepreneurs Need to Overcome

Growing pains either overwhelm entrepreneurs and cause them to give up, back down or alter their vision or teach them new lessons and allow them to better understand their business or industry.
Samuel Edwards
5 Tips to Get a Grip on All That Stress
Stress Management

5 Tips to Get a Grip on All That Stress

Balancing your life and overcoming anxiety is the single most important thing you can learn as an individual.
Roni Frank
What It Takes to Be a Small-Business Owner (Infographic)
National Small Business Week

What It Takes to Be a Small-Business Owner (Infographic)

Despite facing many challenges, the majority of small-business owners say that, if given the opportunity, they would start up all over again.
Geoff Weiss
10 Tips for Battling the Startup Blues
Motivation

10 Tips for Battling the Startup Blues

'Every worthwhile accomplishment, big or little, has its stages of drudgery and triumph: a beginning, a struggle and a victory.' These words by Gandhi couldn't be truer for entrepreneurs.
Monica Zent
How to Protect Your Company From Your Business Partner's Divorce
Partnerships

How to Protect Your Company From Your Business Partner's Divorce

Make sure problems in one partner's personal life don't wreak professional havoc.
Steph Wagner
3 Tips to Transform Setbacks Into Success
Entrepreneur Mindset

3 Tips to Transform Setbacks Into Success

When the going gets tough, there's one important question to ask yourself -- will you get better or bitter?
Matthew Toren
4 Tips for Mentally Preparing for Overwhelming Challenges
Challenges

4 Tips for Mentally Preparing for Overwhelming Challenges

While it is impossible to know how you might react to a situation that threatens your business, tap these strategies so you're not caught with a "stupid face."
Peter Gasca
How Do You Look at the Barriers in Your Life?
Motivation

How Do You Look at the Barriers in Your Life?

Our faith must be greater than our fear, otherwise "the wall" wins.
John Brubaker
From Prison to Silicon Valley: How One Entrepreneur Spun a Jail Sentence Into a Y-Combinator Backed Startup
Starting Up

From Prison to Silicon Valley: How One Entrepreneur Spun a Jail Sentence Into a Y-Combinator Backed Startup

Frederick Hutson shares advice for entrepreneurs with untraditional backgrounds who are seeking VC funding.
Laura Entis
5 Things About Overcoming Adversity That Athletes Can Teach Entrepreneurs
Success Strategies

5 Things About Overcoming Adversity That Athletes Can Teach Entrepreneurs

While the hustle demanded by the startup game is slightly different, the survival and success of an entrepreneur has more in common with athletes than one might think.
Chris Smith