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Joan Rivers Showed Us She'd Do Whatever It Takes. Do Your Actions Say the Same?

The recently-deceased comedian taught a brilliant lesson about personal branding that we should all take to heart.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

5 Stern Truths You Need to Know Before Becoming an Entrepreneur

If you hunger for success, you can't let failure intimidate you.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

3 Historical Habits That Improve Modern Entrepreneurs

The best lessons are learned from history. Here are three practices that will still make you epic today.

5 Questions to Determine If You're Ready to Be an Entrepreneur

There is more to this lifestyle than meets the eye. Here are some things to ask yourself before you start.

18 Things to Do Right Now to Be a Happier Small-Business Owner

Running a company has its ups and downs, so rely on a robust set of strategies to keep an even keel.

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