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Barbara Corcoran: Great Entrepreneurs Don't Have Time to Mourn Rejection (VIDEO)
Rejection

Barbara Corcoran: Great Entrepreneurs Don't Have Time to Mourn Rejection (VIDEO)

The 'Shark Tank' star's most important piece of advice for aspiring entrepreneurs? 'You can't feel sorry for yourself.'
Geoff Weiss
3 Reasons to Be Grateful for Tough Competitors
Competition

3 Reasons to Be Grateful for Tough Competitors

Complacency often follows initial success. Competition pushes us to continue striving.
Tor Constantino
What the Craft Beer Industry Can Teach Entrepreneurs About Trademarks
Branding

What the Craft Beer Industry Can Teach Entrepreneurs About Trademarks

The amazing growth in the number of brew companies has created many branding and trademark conflicts. How they are resolved is a great lesson.
Peter Gasca
Is Dropbox Planning to Take on Google Docs?
Dropbox

Is Dropbox Planning to Take on Google Docs?

An apparent leak shows that the online file storage company is building a word processing service to challenge Google's.
Kia Kokalitcheva
Stay Competitive With These 6 Sources of Up-to-Date Information
Tools

Stay Competitive With These 6 Sources of Up-to-Date Information

The Internet certainly offers an ocean of information. The challenge lies in vetting the timeliness and accuracy of that information.
Jeff Boss
Live-Streaming App Battle Begins: Twitter Launches Periscope as Meerkat Raises $12 Million
Competition

Live-Streaming App Battle Begins: Twitter Launches Periscope as Meerkat Raises $12 Million

On the same day that Twitter unveiled Periscope, which it acquired for $100 million in January, buzzy app Meerkat announced a $12 million funding round.
Geoff Weiss
5 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Gain a Competitive Advantage
Competition

5 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Gain a Competitive Advantage

If you want to build a company that no longer needs to go head to head with others, you need to build leverage.
Peter Voogd
How Microsoft Is Taking on Google on Its Home Turf
Mobile

How Microsoft Is Taking on Google on Its Home Turf

Microsoft is pre-loading its apps on more Android devices.
Facebook's Foray Into Payments: Should PayPal be Worried?
Payments

Facebook's Foray Into Payments: Should PayPal be Worried?

Maybe not but the move suggests a larger strategy.
Leena Rao
Uber Cars Have Overtaken Yellow Taxis in New York City
Uber

Uber Cars Have Overtaken Yellow Taxis in New York City

The embattled ridesharing startup is making a dent in the Big Apple.
Nina Zipkin
Meerkat CEO on Twitter Blockage: It's Their House, and We Need to Respect That
Competition

Meerkat CEO on Twitter Blockage: It's Their House, and We Need to Respect That

Though such a move was inevitable, it came much sooner than the team had expected, says the CEO of the viral live-streaming app.
Geoff Weiss
Think Hillary's Bad? Here Are 5 'Ethical' Mistakes Business Owners Regularly Make.
Ethics

Think Hillary's Bad? Here Are 5 'Ethical' Mistakes Business Owners Regularly Make.

Most of us don't operate outside of the law. Sometimes, we make choices that would be considered unethical by some, yet perfectly appropriate by others.
Gene Marks
How to Cheer on Your Competitors While Aiming to Win
Competition

How to Cheer on Your Competitors While Aiming to Win

While you'll never bear hug your competition, don't lose perspective of the important role they play in building your business.
Arun Agarwal
NFL Veteran-Turned-Entrepreneur Says Adaptability Is Key to a Winning Game Plan
adaptability

NFL Veteran-Turned-Entrepreneur Says Adaptability Is Key to a Winning Game Plan

The average career of an NFL player lasts 3.3 years. Israel Idonije attributes his 11-year tenure to his ability to adapt.
Israel Idonije