Failure

News and Articles About Failure

The Key to Success Is Knowing That Failing Doesn't Make You a Failure
Entrepreneur Mindset

The Key to Success Is Knowing That Failing Doesn't Make You a Failure

Neither fear failure nor deny the possibility. It's just another part of the journey.
Dixie Gillaspie
7 Tips for Preventing a Business Meltdown
Failure

7 Tips for Preventing a Business Meltdown

Sustain a successful company amid a competitive marketplace.
Stan Popovich
Know When to Double Down in Business
Taking risks

Know When to Double Down in Business

Running a startup can resemble playing a game of blackjack. Be savvy and strategic yet willing to take risks at the right moment.
Marty Fukuda
5 Mistakes Successful Entrepreneurs Don't Make Twice
Learning From Mistakes

5 Mistakes Successful Entrepreneurs Don't Make Twice

Nobody gets everything right the first time around but some lessons should only need to be given once.
Kimanzi Constable
What You Can Learn From a Failed Franchise Investment
Franchise Players

What You Can Learn From a Failed Franchise Investment

In Franchise Players, Entrepreneur typically highlights successful franchisees. Here's one franchisee who failed – and what he has learned.
Kate Taylor
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