Entrepreneur Mindset http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/entrepreneur-mindset The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Entrepreneur Mindset en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:30:00 GMT Underdogs Can't Win Being Copycats Don't just look at the current best in your industry and do what they do. Try to be the best you, but feel free to borrow from unlikely sources. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237534 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237534 John Brubaker A 10-Point Checklist to Confirm You Can Be an Entrepreneur Starting and running your own business isn't for everybody. Run through these qualities to see if you're cut out for it. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 14:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237414 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237414 Jonathan Long 9 Traits That Will Lead You to Success Spending a summer observing a well-liked and 'lucky' businessman illuminates qualities we all can strive for. Fri, 12 Sep 2014 16:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237362 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237362 Stephen Key 4 Questions to Ask Before Taking the Entrepreneurial Plunge Starting and running your own business is one of the hardest things you can ever do. Make sure you're ready for the challenge. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 14:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237176 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237176 Adam Callinan The Hard Truth of Entrepreneurship: You Will Suffer Achieving the results you're striving for will take pushing yourself. It will be painful, but it will be worth it in the end. Wed, 10 Sep 2014 15:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237153 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237153 John Brubaker Lessons Learned on a Pizza Shop Owner's Long Entrepreneurial Journey The first Papa Johns' pizza was baked in the renovated broom closet of a bar. The facilities are better now but a lot else is unchanged. Fri, 05 Sep 2014 13:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237105 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237105 John Schnatter Franchise or New Venture? That Depends on You. Here are some quick gut checks and questions to ask yourself to determine what path you should embark on. Thu, 04 Sep 2014 16:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237076 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237076 Rick Bisio 7 Key Attributes to Look for in a Balanced Entrepreneur Starting a business requires a mentality that enjoys a mix of activities that include leadership, decision-making and problem solving. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 15:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236820 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236820 Martin Zwilling To Make It, You Have to Be Willing to Fall Flat on Your Face Anyone who dares to call themselves an entrepreneur has to take on the big risk that comes along with it, and continue taking risks. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 18:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236737 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236737 Jonathan Long Whether You're Starting a Business or Not, It Pays to Think Like an Entrepreneur Applying these eight skills will differentiate you from a crowded and competitive workforce and prepare you if you do start a venture. Thu, 14 Aug 2014 18:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236436 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236436 Peter Gasca 5 Ways to Rekindle Your Optimism After You Crash and Burn Hardship and failure is part of the entrepreneur's life. Here are some strategies to deal. Thu, 14 Aug 2014 17:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236487 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236487 Jon Gordon 5 Remarkable Things Happy Entrepreneurs Do Many people get into business not just to make money, but to make their work lives more productive, meaningful and enjoyable. Thu, 14 Aug 2014 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236256 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236256 Zach Cutler 17 Traits That Entrepreneurs Possess While you may not have all of these qualities, these are good signs you're cut out for the entrepreneurial life. Fri, 08 Aug 2014 11:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236314 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236314 Stephen Key Can You Really Handle the Entrepreneurial Life? Check These 5 Signs. Those who start their own businesses are prone to more stress, rejection and uncertainty. It's important to be prepared. Mon, 04 Aug 2014 15:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235919 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235919 Jayson DeMers 5 Stern Truths You Need to Know Before Becoming an Entrepreneur If you hunger for success, you can't let failure intimidate you. Fri, 01 Aug 2014 12:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236055 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236055 Peter Voogd 5 Reasons Why Zero-Hour Contracts Are the Future of Work Zero hour contracts, already common in UK and Europe, are likely to catch on in the US. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235568 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235568 Maite Baron 10 Things That Set Entrepreneurs Apart From the 9-to-5 Crowd If you've launched and are running your own business, give yourself a pat on the back with this affirming list. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 14:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235746 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235746 Jonathan Long If You Want a Better Outcome, Take Better Actions There's only so much you can control, but it's how you act that usually determines your circumstances. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 12:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235600 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235600 Matthew Toren 3 Questions to Ask Yourself Daily as You Roll Out of Bed What's the first thing you say, think or do when you wake up each morning? These queries can change your life -- and someone else's. Thu, 10 Jul 2014 11:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235423 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235423 Matthew Toren 9 'Mindsets' You Need to Switch From Employee to Entrepreneur It's a jarring change from living on a paycheck to living on a dream. If you aren't willing think differently, better to keep your day job. Fri, 27 Jun 2014 19:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234894 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234894 Maite Baron