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7 Poisonous Beliefs That Make You Desperately Unhappy
Personal Improvement

7 Poisonous Beliefs That Make You Desperately Unhappy

How happy you feel is in large part something you can control.
Jeff Haden
The 3 Entrepreneurial Traits Kids Should Learn for a Successful Life
Kids

The 3 Entrepreneurial Traits Kids Should Learn for a Successful Life

Sharing values can be a great way to teach children important character tools they'll need and use for a lifetime ahead.
Matthew Toren
Avoid These 5 Practices to Be Better at Business
Success Strategies

Avoid These 5 Practices to Be Better at Business

Without taking the time to reflect upon the past, there will be limited mobility to act in the future.
Jeff Boss
Don't Delude Yourself. These 3 Common Behaviors Hold Your Business Back.
Problem Behaviors

Don't Delude Yourself. These 3 Common Behaviors Hold Your Business Back.

These actions are easy to fall into, we've come up with seemingly reasonable excuses for them.
Stephen Key
Never Turn Your Back on Reality
Leadership

Never Turn Your Back on Reality

When you start to believe you can do no wrong and everyone around you agrees, that's when you're in trouble.
Steve Tobak
How Entrepreneurs Can Benefit From Frugal Experiments
Market Research

How Entrepreneurs Can Benefit From Frugal Experiments

Startups can snatch success from the jaws of failure by doing research on a shoestring.
Peter S. Cohan
The 5 Most Underwhelming Realities of Being a First-Time Entrepreneur
Entrepreneurs

The 5 Most Underwhelming Realities of Being a First-Time Entrepreneur

As a first-time founder slugging it out in the ultra-competitive world of startups, the path isn't exactly a walk in the park. Here are a few underwhelming realities aspiring entrepreneurs should expect.
Aaron Goodin
4 Key Lessons From a Startup's Spectacular Failure
Failure

4 Key Lessons From a Startup's Spectacular Failure

Israeli electric car company Better Place made several mistakes that by themselves wouldn't have spelled disaster. Combined though, they spelled calamity.
Daniel Wesley
Easily Diagnose and Treat Imposter Syndrome
Leadership Qualities

Easily Diagnose and Treat Imposter Syndrome

A serial entrepreneur reflects on the paradox of meeting success and needing to hide out. Have you ever felt like you were a fake or unworthy?
Kelsey Ramsden
4 Best Practices to Avoid Startup Failure
Starting a Business

4 Best Practices to Avoid Startup Failure

It takes a strong will and an unrelenting purpose to find ways in which your venture can sustain success.
Jeff Boss
Keep Hearing No? Here's How to Not Take it Personally.
The Grind

Keep Hearing No? Here's How to Not Take it Personally.

No's can have large setbacks on your business if you let them get the best of you. Instead, reflect on these pushbacks and iterate.
Karim Abouelnaga
Failure Is the Seed of Growth and Success
Failure

Failure Is the Seed of Growth and Success

We've all encountered bad outcomes in our lives. Here are five reasons why it may be a good thing.
Zach Cutler
How to Develop Mental Toughness in the Face of Adversity
Overcoming Obstacles

How to Develop Mental Toughness in the Face of Adversity

We all experience failure, but mentally tough people realize that failure is an event, not their identity.
James Clear
Richard Branson on Bouncing Back From Failure
Failure

Richard Branson on Bouncing Back From Failure

Making mistakes allows you to make smarter choices the next time around.
Richard Branson