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Why Some CEOs and Entrepreneurs Make Horrible Leaders
Leadership Qualities

Why Some CEOs and Entrepreneurs Make Horrible Leaders

Their confidence inspires them to take risks. But if these executives don't learn to properly interact with the teams that support them, they will fail.
Iman Jalali
4 Ways to Overcome Self-Doubt
Doubt

4 Ways to Overcome Self-Doubt

Learn how to manage stress and dips in confidence so you can effectively pursue your goals.
Jacqueline Whitmore
It's OK to Be Great: Why Entrepreneurs Deserve to Stand Out
Entrepreneurial Spirit

It's OK to Be Great: Why Entrepreneurs Deserve to Stand Out

In a path that's marked with extreme highs and lows, blending in isn't -- and shouldn't be -- an option.
Amy Cosper
How I Overcome the Fear of Failure
Failure

How I Overcome the Fear of Failure

Lifestyle entrepreneur Lewis Howes opens up about his biggest fears and talks about how he works on overcoming them.
Lewis Howes
How Cheezburger Founder Ben Huh Rebounded After Hitting Rock Bottom
Failure

How Cheezburger Founder Ben Huh Rebounded After Hitting Rock Bottom

In 2001, Cheezburger founder Ben Huh hit a low point, having had to close his 18-month-old startup. In this video, Huh chats with us about how a shift in perspective helped him gain a new outlook on life.
Andrea Huspeni
We Should Never Forgive the Horror of ShipYourEnemiesGlitter
Entrepreneurship

We Should Never Forgive the Horror of ShipYourEnemiesGlitter

An entrepreneur squandered an opportunity most innovators only dream about. This is unforgivable.
Ray Hennessey
Make Rejection Work for You
Rejection

Make Rejection Work for You

Tough criticism can drive positive change. Just open yourself up and listen. The sting of failure can power you to try a new path.
Natalie Bounassar
Why Most Restaurants Featured on 'Kitchen Nightmares' Fail
Failure

Why Most Restaurants Featured on 'Kitchen Nightmares' Fail

British chef Gordon Ramsay supposedly turns things around for these business owners every episode, but they go out of business anyway. Here's an explanation.
Gene Marks
Confident Entrepreneurs Deftly Overcome Impostor Syndrome
Confidence

Confident Entrepreneurs Deftly Overcome Impostor Syndrome

The immense stretching exercise involved in launching a new business can incite fear and timidity. Ward off such feelings with these 10 steps.
Isaiah Hankel
Overcoming Startup Obstacles, Hong Kong Style
Hong Kong

Overcoming Startup Obstacles, Hong Kong Style

Babson College's Peter Cohan offers lessons to learn from WeLab, offering below-market personal loans to consumers.
Peter S. Cohan
7 Ways to Keep Your Dream Alive When the Going Gets Tough
Success Strategies

7 Ways to Keep Your Dream Alive When the Going Gets Tough

The biggest barriers to success often are mental.
Sean Kim
The 4 Most Common Mistakes Early Entrepreneurs Make
The Grind

The 4 Most Common Mistakes Early Entrepreneurs Make

Here are a few errors newbie entrepreneurs make -- and how to avoid them.
AJ Agrawal
The 4 Reasons Why My Startup Failed
Failure

The 4 Reasons Why My Startup Failed

Sometimes you have to know when to walk away.