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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

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
Why Hair Salons and Day Spas Fail
Beauty Businesses

Why Hair Salons and Day Spas Fail

Every new business owner faces an uphill battle for survival. Find out what hurdles you might encounter in the salon/spa industry.
The 5 Fail-Proof Steps for Planning Your Day
Success Strategies

The 5 Fail-Proof Steps for Planning Your Day

Set yourself up for success by doing these five things every single day.
Mark Hunter
4 Ways Large Companies Can Rediscover Their Inner Startup
Startups

4 Ways Large Companies Can Rediscover Their Inner Startup

If your brand feels a bit stale lately, it may be time to get back in touch with your startup roots. Here is how.
Andrew H. Goldberg
When You Focus on Failure Statistics, You May End Up One
Failure

When You Focus on Failure Statistics, You May End Up One

Statistics tell you everything and nothing at the same time. So anyone that lets failure statistics affect their willingness to start a business has already lost the entrepreneur game.
Mike Templeman
What Athletics Can Teach About the Characteristics of Great Leaders
Leadership Qualities

What Athletics Can Teach About the Characteristics of Great Leaders

A coach shares his lessons from the basketball court, noting that the failure quotient is more important than IQ.
Pat Sullivan
When Fixating on Mistakes Makes You Slip Up
Failure

When Fixating on Mistakes Makes You Slip Up

Coaching someone right before a presentation? Avoid emphasizing the very behaviors to be avoided.
Martin Turner and Jamie Barker
What Bouncing Back From 3 Lost Super Bowls Taught Me About Celebrating Failure
Failure

What Bouncing Back From 3 Lost Super Bowls Taught Me About Celebrating Failure

An entrepreneur who avoids risk for fear of failure is far worse off than an entrepreneur who fails, learns and tries again.
Fran Tarkenton