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The 5 Most Successful Work Environments (and the 5 Worst)
Business Optimization

The 5 Most Successful Work Environments (and the 5 Worst)

What's your environment like? 'Nine to five' and 'sink or swim'? Or individually focused, with a strong team spirit?
Jayson DeMers
10 Bad Habits Preventing Your Business From Succeeding
Control What You Can

10 Bad Habits Preventing Your Business From Succeeding

Micromanaging, worrying too much about money and being reactive instead of proactive could keep your fledgling from taking flight.
Jayson DeMers
5 Things Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Fishermen
Entrepreneurs

5 Things Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Fishermen

As entrepreneurs, may we strive to implement the humility and hard work of a fisherman to build stronger, community-driven, inclusive companies that ultimately have the ability to adapt and change.
Rebekah Iliff
Why Wrestlers Make the Best Entrepreneurs
Entrepreneurship

Why Wrestlers Make the Best Entrepreneurs

In wrestling, you know that success or failure rests on your shoulders alone. That's a great lesson.
The 5 Biggest Psychological Hurdles of Entrepreneurship
Mental Health

The 5 Biggest Psychological Hurdles of Entrepreneurship

Remain cognizant of the potential mental pitfalls you'll face, usually alone, and keep moving forward.
Jayson DeMers
10 Ways to Become a Millionaire in Your 20s
Young Millionaires

10 Ways to Become a Millionaire in Your 20s

Time really is money, so don't take too much of it getting rich.
Timothy Sykes
10 Ways to Learn About Your Target Audience
Business Optimization

10 Ways to Learn About Your Target Audience

Who are these people? Be sure to challenge your own assumptions.
Jayson DeMers
Want to Be Successful? Have Fun. Seriously.
Success

Want to Be Successful? Have Fun. Seriously.

One day I made a promise to myself: If work ever stopped being fun, I would quit and do something else. That promise turned out to be the key to a successful career.
Steve Tobak
5 Reasons Entrepreneurs Must Be Salespeople More Than Visionaries
Data-Driven Marketing

5 Reasons Entrepreneurs Must Be Salespeople More Than Visionaries

Great ideas are essential, of course. But even amazing ideas can flounder if they aren't sold effectively.
Jayson DeMers
Did Mark Zuckerberg Really Take 'Paternity Leave?'
Work-Life Balance

Did Mark Zuckerberg Really Take 'Paternity Leave?'

Facebook's founder is back at work after a high-profile respite. It's worth asking if he ever truly left.
Ray Hennessey
How to Design Innovative Hubs for Big Ideas
Office Space

How to Design Innovative Hubs for Big Ideas

Take cues from these collaborative workspaces in the education, medical and artistic fields.
Meg Osman
What Makes a Successful Entrepreneur? Perseverance.
Perseverance

What Makes a Successful Entrepreneur? Perseverance.

Entrepreneurship is about being the last man standing. It's about having the determination, the discipline, and the cash to see it through.
Steve Tobak
3 Things Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Successful Ecommerce Brands
Business Accelerated

3 Things Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Successful Ecommerce Brands

Their strategies won't guarantee your success, but they will increase your chances.
Danny Wong
How Victoria Tsai Turned a Geisha Secret Into a Cosmetics Innovation
Women Entrepreneurs

How Victoria Tsai Turned a Geisha Secret Into a Cosmetics Innovation

One entrepreneur's skin problem led to a centuries-old discovery that is one of the hottest trends in beauty.
Tracy Byrnes
Entrepreneurship

To start and build a business venture, new business owners will be at an advantage if they possesses strong entrepreneurship characteristics, such as creativity, risk-taking, goal-setting and leadership -- to name some examples. 

Entrepreneurship can be associated with bold, independent creative acts in the business world that, if successful, culminate in value creation. Entrepreneurs often disrupt the status quo and take risks to create innovative new products and services.

Well-known business leaders who are regarded as possessing entrepreneurship characteristics include Richard BransonMark ZuckerbergElon MuskSteve Jobs and Bill Gates.

A longer list of entrepreneurs can be found on the ‘Icons’ topic page.

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