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4 Reasons Execution Matters More Than Knowledge
Execution

4 Reasons Execution Matters More Than Knowledge

Entrepreneurs, sales people and C-suite executives who build big businesses do so because they are predisposed to act.
Stacey Alcorn
The 4 Embers of the Entrepreneurial Fire
Entrepreneur Mindset

The 4 Embers of the Entrepreneurial Fire

While these cornerstones can be hard to live by, they are what makes entrepreneurs successful.
David Los
Stop Worrying About Everyone Stealing Your Idea
Business Ideas

Stop Worrying About Everyone Stealing Your Idea

Just like shark attacks are extremely rare, so is getting your ideas stolen.
Jessica Alter
Are You An Entrepreneur Or a 'Wantrepreneur?'
Entrepreneurs

Are You An Entrepreneur Or a 'Wantrepreneur?'

These three characteristics separate the entrepreneurs from the rest of the crowd.
Alex Pirouz
3 Destructive Distractions That Every Entrepreneur Should Avoid
Execution

3 Destructive Distractions That Every Entrepreneur Should Avoid

Scope creep, fragmented mindshare and disorganization are often the difference between flawless execution and spectacular flameouts.
Kumar Srivastava
Shark Tank Contestant Melissa Carbone: 'People Who Activate Win'
Winning Strategies

Shark Tank Contestant Melissa Carbone: 'People Who Activate Win'

Smart entrepreneurs know everyone has ideas. But the ones who are quick to follow up on them can succeed.
Jesse Torres
8 Enduring Lessons I Learned From My Clients in 2014
Leadership

8 Enduring Lessons I Learned From My Clients in 2014

The smartest executives dreamed big, failed well and knew themselves.
Tasha Eurich
Master These 4 Simple Pitching Concepts to Capture a Room's Attention
Pitching

Master These 4 Simple Pitching Concepts to Capture a Room's Attention

Delivering a great startup pitch is akin to performing an outstanding monologue. Follow these simple tips to give yours its highest impact.
Peter Gasca
Make Plans, But Remember That Success Comes to Those Who Execute
Business Planning

Make Plans, But Remember That Success Comes to Those Who Execute

Seeking a European headquarters, the founder of a micro brewery is ultimately relying on his instincts. That's what most successful entrepreneurs do.
Gene Marks
How Jamaican Billionaire Michael Lee Chin Inspires This Teen Entrepreneur
Inspiration

How Jamaican Billionaire Michael Lee Chin Inspires This Teen Entrepreneur

Success is tough enough in big, wealthy countries. This teen 'trep from a tiny island nation is studying the example of a local hero.
Warren Cassell, Jr.
Executive Training

4 Steps to Earning an MBA-in-a-Day in Your Own Company

You've paid your tuition in sweat to learn what you know about your company, your market and your industry. Applying that knowledge doesn't require a detour to grad school.
David Ciccarelli
2 Surefire Ways to Tell Whether Your Startup Can Win, If You Avert Clouded Judgment
Leadership

2 Surefire Ways to Tell Whether Your Startup Can Win, If You Avert Clouded Judgment

The goal is figure out if a new contender can whip its rivals at meeting customer needs. But confirmation bias can sully good judgment.
Peter S. Cohan
Winning is Simpler When You Don't Complicate Things
Growth Strategies

Winning is Simpler When You Don't Complicate Things

If you're not getting the results you want and feel like your business is in a slump, you've probably just gotten away from your fundamentals.
John Brubaker
Success Strategies

6 Key Factors in Scoring a $1 Billion Valuation for Your Startup

The team and the market were ranked as most important keys, according to representatives of six companies that made it.
Peter S. Cohan