Failure

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SXSW: How to Build a Staff That Works
60 Second Solutions

SXSW: How to Build a Staff That Works

A psychology expert on this panel reveals tricks and tips to help get more out of your team.
Jacob Hall
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How Persistence Paid Off for This 'Shark Tank' Star
Failure

How Persistence Paid Off for This 'Shark Tank' Star

Barbara Corcoran's life is studded with episodes of failure and rejection. Here, the startup investor and real-estate entrepreneur reflects on how she's pulled through.
Lauren Covello
The 3 Reasons Most People Fall Short at Entrepreneurship
Starting a Business

The 3 Reasons Most People Fall Short at Entrepreneurship

I chatted with mega hustler Gary Vaynerchuk to find out what you can do to not fall into the very crowded space of wannapreneurs.
Matt Mayberry
Former Apple CEO John Sculley: You Learn From Your Mistakes, Not Your Successes
Failure

Former Apple CEO John Sculley: You Learn From Your Mistakes, Not Your Successes

Failure hurts, but it often provides an invaluable learning opportunity.
Laura Entis
5 Inventors Who Regret the Products They Created
Mistakes

5 Inventors Who Regret the Products They Created

From K-Cups to pop-up ads, the creators behind these popular tools and products say they are sorry for what they've done.
Nina Zipkin
What a Comedian Can Teach You About Running a Business
Leadership

What a Comedian Can Teach You About Running a Business

There is enormous crossover between the skillset required for success in comedy and the one that defines a strong business leader.
Bill Connolly
20 Motivational Quotes from Legendary Entrepreneurs, Leaders and Visionaries (Infographic)
Infographics

20 Motivational Quotes from Legendary Entrepreneurs, Leaders and Visionaries (Infographic)

Feeling like a failure? Gain some perspective with help from these famous quotes.
Catherine Clifford
Why Most Startups Fail
Business Failure

Why Most Startups Fail

Here's how you can avoid the same fate.
Brian Honigman
5 Things Only Entrepreneurs Can Truly Understand
Entrepreneur Mindset

5 Things Only Entrepreneurs Can Truly Understand

Whether it ends in success or failure, pushing through the experience of starting a business will change your perspective for the better.
Jayson DeMers
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Move Beyond Just Managing Into the Fertile Turf of Mentorship
Mentoring

Move Beyond Just Managing Into the Fertile Turf of Mentorship

Business leaders can empower employees to be entrepreneurial, test out new ideas and spread a culture of innovation.
Brant Cooper
Not All Failure Should Be Celebrated
Failure

Not All Failure Should Be Celebrated

When it comes to failure, entrepreneurs should be taking healthy and educated risk that may yield a setback, rather than failing just to fail.
Biz Stone to Aspiring Entrepreneurs: If You're Not Emotionally Invested, Don't Do It
If I Knew Then

Biz Stone to Aspiring Entrepreneurs: If You're Not Emotionally Invested, Don't Do It

For our series, 'If I Knew Then,' the Twitter co-founder and Jelly Industries CEO says that while success isn't guaranteed with emotional investment, you're more likely to fail without it.
Nina Zipkin
6 Strategies to Bounce Back From Financial Setbacks
Setbacks

6 Strategies to Bounce Back From Financial Setbacks

No matter where you are at on the success and failure spectrum, there will always be bumps in the road and financial setbacks.
Nick Ruiz
5 Reasons Heartbreak Is Good for Entrepreneurs
Failure

5 Reasons Heartbreak Is Good for Entrepreneurs

Like business failures, however, there is a great deal to be learned from them. Here are five reasons to get over the fear of both.
Peter Gasca