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Comcast Apparently Gets Customer Fired, Breaks Every Rule of Business
Customer Service

Comcast Apparently Gets Customer Fired, Breaks Every Rule of Business

This may be the most outrageous example of bad customer service you'll ever hear.
Carly Okyle
4 Everyday Entrepreneurial Lessons From My Daughter
Lessons

4 Everyday Entrepreneurial Lessons From My Daughter

Big lessons come in small packages, especially if that package is disguised as a 3-year-old girl in a purple dress.
Peter Gasca
The Joy of Raising a Teen Entrepreneur
Young Entrepreneurs

The Joy of Raising a Teen Entrepreneur

A 13-year-old gets a great education, watching his dad run a business and starting his very own.
Jason Weisenthal
Why Startups Fail, According to Their Founders
Failure

Why Startups Fail, According to Their Founders

The top reason might surprise you. Or perhaps it won't.
Erin Griffith
Spoiler Alert -- This Season's Hottest TV Shows Hold Valuable Lessons for Entrepreneurs
Creativity

Spoiler Alert -- This Season's Hottest TV Shows Hold Valuable Lessons for Entrepreneurs

These trends from the small screen might provide insights about how to be a better performer in the business world.
Star Cunningham
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This Wristband Delivers Electric Shocks When You're Slacking
Wearable Tech

This Wristband Delivers Electric Shocks When You're Slacking

In a slump? Don't try harder. Electrocute yourself. Seriously.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh's 'Great American Techtopia' Is in Trouble
Tony Hsieh

Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh's 'Great American Techtopia' Is in Trouble

Tony Hsieh, a cult-like figure and the CEO of Zappos, is reportedly stepping down as leader of his $350 million project to transform Downtown Las Vegas into a city built entirely for entrepreneurs.
Laura Entis
Billionaire Entrepreneur Mark Cuban: 'Failure is Part of the Success Equation'
Shark Tank

Billionaire Entrepreneur Mark Cuban: 'Failure is Part of the Success Equation'

Falling down and pulling yourself back up only makes you more kickass at business and in life, the Shark Tank star says.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
When to Kiss Your Startup Goodbye
Entrepreneurs

When to Kiss Your Startup Goodbye

Conventional wisdom says entrepreneurs should never give up. But after much reflection, I realized this was wrong.
Rahim Fazal
The Main Reason Startups Don't Last
Innovation

The Main Reason Startups Don't Last

Innovate or fail? Which will be the path of your new entrepreneurial venture?
Nathan Resnick
5 Decisions Every Entrepreneur Must Face
Decision-making

5 Decisions Every Entrepreneur Must Face

Business owners should be prepared to face these forks in the road head on if they want to keep moving ahead.
Jayson DeMers
How This Entrepreneur With a Famous Name Failed His Way to Success
Failure

How This Entrepreneur With a Famous Name Failed His Way to Success

A little-known member of the Bush family advises finding a business that can make money doing society some good, preferably in niche with little competition.
Marc Wayshak
Apple May Scoop Up This Struggling Social Network
Social Media

Apple May Scoop Up This Struggling Social Network

It has been reported that Apple is looking to give social another shot by acquiring this startup.
Nina Zipkin
The Hard Truth of Entrepreneurship: You Will Suffer
Entrepreneur Mindset

The Hard Truth of Entrepreneurship: You Will Suffer

Achieving the results you're striving for will take pushing yourself. It will be painful, but it will be worth it in the end.
John Brubaker