Entrepreneurship

Money Can't Buy You Success
Success

Money Can't Buy You Success

It's one of life's great ironies: Success leads to money. Money rarely leads to success.
Steve Tobak
3 Steps to Empower Yourself Through Transitions
Empowerment

3 Steps to Empower Yourself Through Transitions

Transitions can be scary, but they are actually guaranteed opportunities for growth and gain.
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'The Lean Startup' Author Shares His Latest Advice
Eric Ries

'The Lean Startup' Author Shares His Latest Advice

Eric Ries turns to Kickstarter to launch his latest book.
Lambeth Hochwald
50 Habits That Prove You Were Born to Be an Entrepreneur
Traits

50 Habits That Prove You Were Born to Be an Entrepreneur

Do you want to create, build and grow your own enterprise? Are you filled with the passion for ingenuity?
Jayson DeMers
When Doing Right Turns Out to Be Very Wrong
Entrepreneurship

When Doing Right Turns Out to Be Very Wrong

Zirtual, Gravity Payments and Zappos all have one thing in common: the danger of good intentions.
Ray Hennessey
Why Entrepreneurs Especially Need to Take a Vacation
Vacations

Why Entrepreneurs Especially Need to Take a Vacation

There's still time left to take a much needed break this summer. Here's why it may be the best thing for your business.
Lisa Evans
How This Woman Went From Pregnant Teen to Serial Entrepreneur
Entrepreneurial Spirit

How This Woman Went From Pregnant Teen to Serial Entrepreneur

Tran Wills is a successful business owner and mom. She's proven she excels at both, and now she's sharing how she makes it work.
The Sad Saga of the $70,000 Minimum Salary Company
Managing Employees

The Sad Saga of the $70,000 Minimum Salary Company

The utopian vision of an entrepreneur who wanted to do his part for income inequality looks shortsighted in the cold light of reality.
Steve Tobak
Don't Let Assumptions About Money Rule Your Life
Money

Don't Let Assumptions About Money Rule Your Life

Between fears of being poor and worries that wealth changes people, figuring how to make your way in life can get very complicated.
Sarah Vermunt
11 Truths About Being an Entrepreneur
Entrepreneurship

11 Truths About Being an Entrepreneur

Starting and building your own business is not easy. Nothing worth the effort ever is.
Stephen Key
6 Offbeat College Degrees Perfect for Entrepreneurs
Business Education

6 Offbeat College Degrees Perfect for Entrepreneurs

If you think you have to get an MBA, the good news is, you're wrong.
Drew Hendricks
Are You an Entrepreneur? 4 Questions Will Help You Find Out.
Entrepreneurship Characteristics

Are You an Entrepreneur? 4 Questions Will Help You Find Out.

These criteria separate entrepreneurs from small-business owners, and yes, there is a difference.
Allison Engel
4 Practices to Triumph Any Trial
Overcoming Obstacles

4 Practices to Triumph Any Trial

The greater your inner resilience, the greater potential you have. Next time a storm approaches, weather it with these good habits.
Claudia Chan
What Do Sara Blakely and Kevin Plank Have in Common?
Entrepreneur Mindset

What Do Sara Blakely and Kevin Plank Have in Common?

Nope, we're not talking underwear here. We're talking opportunity recognition.
Shawn Osborne
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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