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5 Reassuring Tips for Better Balancing Entrepreneurship and Parenthood
Parenting

5 Reassuring Tips for Better Balancing Entrepreneurship and Parenthood

Being a mom and dad while running a business can feel like an overwhelming and un-winnable challenge, until you consider these five things.
Peter Gasca
Chasing the Myth of Work-Life Balance
Work-Life Balance

Chasing the Myth of Work-Life Balance

An executive reflects on his attempt to find an equilibrium between home and the entrepreneurial drive.
Boland Jones
4 Lessons This Family Learned From a Lifetime Growing Their Franchise Business
Family Businesses

4 Lessons This Family Learned From a Lifetime Growing Their Franchise Business

Operating 10 McDonald's has been grueling but satisfying for this Idaho family.
Daphne Mallory
This Family Business Begun in a Basement Has Gone Big Time
Family Businesses

This Family Business Begun in a Basement Has Gone Big Time

Lifeway Kefir was begun a generation ago on a shoestring budget and is now a $150-million operation.
Daphne Mallory
Startup Founders Can Thrive in Hard Times Because of These 3 Things
Startup Basics

Startup Founders Can Thrive in Hard Times Because of These 3 Things

Even if the world wants them to be, entrepreneurs aren't superhuman.
David Selinger
The Benefits of Launching a Family Business in Your Golden Years
Older Entrepreneurs

The Benefits of Launching a Family Business in Your Golden Years

Whether because of economic necessity or to satisfy a postponed desire, for some the best time to start a business is when they otherwise might retire.
Daphne Mallory
The Importance of Developing a Family Business Mission Statement
Mission Statement

The Importance of Developing a Family Business Mission Statement

Knowing the greater purpose of why your family has it's own business is a powerful way to motivate and build your brand.
Daphne Mallory
8 Gifts Entrepreneurs Should Give Themselves This Holiday Season
Holidays

8 Gifts Entrepreneurs Should Give Themselves This Holiday Season

Mind you, these aren't gifts you have to purchase -- so you have no excuses not to try to enjoy them.
Stephen Key
5 Ways to Really Get Away From Work During the Holidays
Vacations

5 Ways to Really Get Away From Work During the Holidays

Technology has given us the ability to work anywhere, anytime, even during a family dinner. Use these tips to find a balance.
Curtis Peterson
5 Reasons to Make Starting a Family Business Your New Year's Resolution
Starting a Business

5 Reasons to Make Starting a Family Business Your New Year's Resolution

Families that have overcome the challenges of building a business together share a special bond.
Daphne Mallory
50 Signs You Are Married to an Entrepreneur
Family

50 Signs You Are Married to an Entrepreneur

Sometimes there's money, sometimes not so much, but there is always a plan and a lot to do.
Kristy Rampton
Teaching Responsibility to Our Kids, Even When They Work for Us
Family Businesses

Teaching Responsibility to Our Kids, Even When They Work for Us

The Korean Air Lines fiasco shows that family businesses have their own challenges and offers lessons in personal responsibility.
Ray Hennessey
These Siblings Are Cooking Up America's First Meatless Butcher Shop
Innovation

These Siblings Are Cooking Up America's First Meatless Butcher Shop

No animals were harmed in the making of Aubry and Kale Walch's smash-hit butcher biz.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Can You Be Successful and a Good Parent?
Work-Life Balance

Can You Be Successful and a Good Parent?

Most successful business people I know struggle with balancing work and family life.