Challenges The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Challenges en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Mon, 22 Sep 2014 15:00:00 GMT 10 Ways Entrepreneurs Think Differently Those in the thick of business ownership understand that even considering all its rewards, entrepreneurship is a difficult and complicated path. Mon, 22 Sep 2014 15:00:00 GMT Jayson DeMers How Being Dyslexic and 'Lousy in School' Made Shark Tank Star Barbara Corcoran a Better Entrepreneur The millionaire real-estate mogul doesnÂ’t let dyslexia hold her back. She uses it to fuel her famously feisty entrepreneurial fire. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 21:47:00 GMT Kim Lachance Shandrow How to Fix Virtual Team Challenges Before They Happen Set up processes that build trust, accountability and communication to reap the benefits of having a remote operation. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 19:00:00 GMT Chuck Cohn Overcoming Entrepreneurial Envy Jealousy creates disconnection, which can only harm the prospects of a growing firm. Here's how to turn around that dynamic. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 10:30:00 GMT Kate Swoboda Transitioning From the Secure Corporate Nest to Entrepreneur Digs Every executive making the leap from a resource-rich company to a startup den should know these five things. Fri, 15 Aug 2014 21:30:00 GMT Pat Dermody How a Bullied, Dyslexic 16-Year-Old Entrepreneur Fought Back and Found His Way Ollie Forsyth didn't let haters kill his spirit. Instead, he drew strength from dyslexic billionaire Richard Branson's stratospheric success story and used their cruel jabs to fuel his entrepreneurial fire. Wed, 06 Aug 2014 19:41:19 GMT Kim Lachance Shandrow Sometimes Entrepreneurs Just Need to Move the Moon Doing what everyone else does may ensures that you only achieve what they achieve. Sun, 03 Aug 2014 18:00:00 GMT Joel Basgall Before You Break Up With That Problem Customer, Go Down This List Firing a client is a very serious decision that should not be taken lightly. So do these four things before it gets to that point. Wed, 09 Jul 2014 21:30:00 GMT Doug and Polly White 50 Signs You Need to Start Your Own Business An entrepreneurial type reads the signals and suddenly realizes it's time to make the leap and ready a launch. Fri, 27 Jun 2014 18:30:00 GMT John Rampton Why Midyear Is a Marvelous Time for a Meaningful Review No great coach would forgo the opportunity for a motivating half-time huddle. Review employees' progress and challenge and inspire them as well as celebrate some. Tue, 10 Jun 2014 18:30:00 GMT Karin Hurt A Leadership Lesson From Eisenhower's Stoic Reversal at D-Day Remember the obstacle or the rival is only as strong as your perception lets it be. Fri, 06 Jun 2014 16:00:00 GMT Ryan Holiday How to Get Your Startup Past the Debbie Downers After skincare line S.W. Basics met with Target, the founder got a mixed receptions: some people cheered and others were scared for her business. Here is how she dealt with it. Thu, 29 May 2014 20:30:00 GMT Adina Grigore 10 Reasons Why You Shouldn't Join a Startup Beyond the glitz and hype, a new businesses may present a certain gritty reality. Steer clear if you're not prepared. Thu, 22 May 2014 16:30:00 GMT John Rampton If Given the Choice, Most Small-Business Owners Say They'd Start Up Again A recent survey found that for more than 80 percent of small-business owners, the rewards outweigh the challenges. Wed, 21 May 2014 19:15:00 GMT Laura Entis Richard Branson on Challenging Goliath Before you take on a giant corporation, make sure you know exactly what you're up against. Thu, 08 May 2014 17:15:00 GMT Richard Branson The Entrepreneur's Secret Weapon: Persistence. (See General Grant.) With slow, steady striving to solve a problem from many different angles, an innovator can arrive at a breakthrough. Tue, 06 May 2014 19:30:00 GMT Ryan Holiday 3 Essential Questions to Consider Before Taking the Leap If you are at a crossroads -- wondering whether to exit a company post -- don't make this big decision unless it's on your terms and for the right reasons. Mon, 05 May 2014 19:15:00 GMT Jesse Sostrin Turning Crisis Into Opportunity: 5 Ways to Deal With Hardship Some of history's greatest leaders and inventors not only kept their cool under fire but used calamity to inspire success. Wed, 30 Apr 2014 16:30:00 GMT Ryan Holiday Before You Strike Out on Your Own, Know These 3 Realities Entrepreneurship is a sexy word with lots of promise, but like anything, there are some challenges to this dream. Be prepared! Tue, 29 Apr 2014 14:30:00 GMT Adam Toren When to Fire That, Er, Abusive or Disruptive Customer If the emotional or economic toll from serving abrasive or low-profit customers outweighs the return, think about an exit strategy. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 17:00:00 GMT Chip R. Bell