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Richard Branson on the Key to Success

The serial entrepreneur explains why a great company always starts with a strong foundation.

A Possible Perk for Coffee Addicts: Better Long-Term Memory

Researchers have provided another reason to embrace our coffee addictions, with a new study suggesting caffeine may improve long-term memory.

How's Your Heart Rate? The Most and Least Stressful Jobs of 2014

Job search website CareerCast released a list of occupations ranked by how taxing they are both mentally and physically.

Why Google, Facebook and Twitter Execs Are Meeting With a Monk

The Wisdom 2.0 conference in San Francisco next month aims to teach people how to work and live within the demands of technology more effectively.

Let Go, Keep it Simple, Move Quickly: Secrets to Being a Productive Entrepreneur (Infographic)

To launch and grow your own company, your whole life is going to have to become more efficient. Here's how.

3 Secrets to Develop Habits That Matter

Habits can take years to form. Here is how to ensure you develop good habits and stick to them.

Entrepreneur's 10 Most Popular Stories of 2013

From tips on staying focused to advice on improving your writing, here are the stories that struck a chord with our readers this year.

Meditation Site Promises to Help You De-stress in 10 Minutes

Headspace,a guided-meditation platform, allows the busy entrepreneur to destress, reduce anxiety and refocus -- all in ten minutes.

The Accident That Changed My Priorities: One Entrepreneur's Story

A freak accident was a wake-up call for this entrepreneur. She shares her story and how she learned that getting the most out of each day was better than just get things done.

A Website That Lets You Get Away From It All

Calm.com provides online zen for the stressed.

3 Steps to Stop Being Busy and Start Being Productive

Busy and productive aren't the same there. Here's how to tell the difference and get more done each day.

5 Lessons Entrepreneurs Can Learn From German Philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche

What doesn't kill us makes us stronger, and other words of wisdom for entrepreneurs.

'Reboot' Your Brain and Refresh Your Focus in 15 Minutes or Less

Expert advice on five quick things you can every day to clear your mind.

What's Your Motivation? Find Out Now.

Clearly defining the purpose behind what you do and why will allow you to renew a sense of motivation. Here's one way to get started.

30 Is Not the New 20: How Author Meg Jay Sold Me on Entrepreneurship Today

The urge to start up can come on suddenly and powerfully. Here's how College Trep columnist Mark Burns got the entrepreneurial bug.

A Soundtrack to Start Up By

Don't let Pandora tell you what to listen to. Here, we asked the co-founders of startup phenom Back to the Roots to give us the skinny on which songs keep them going strong.

Why Entrepreneurs Must Harness the Power of Frequency

As the saying goes, "practice makes perfect." Here's a strong case for it.

Why Your Business Should Be Under Constant Renovation

Even the most successful businesses need to thinking about change and what they can do to keep their brand top-of-mind. Here's why renovation is critical for your marketing and business effort.

How to Stay Focused When the Summer Heat Saps Your Stamina and Your Startup

The summer is notoriously slow for certain businesses -- people are on vacation, summer hours kick in, sales slow down. Here’s how to keep your vision laser focused on your startup.

What's in Your Backpack? 6 Must-Have Items Every Young Entrepreneur Should Have at the Ready

Between class assignments and expense reports, you likely have a lot on your mind. Faced with a similar predicament, here's how college trep Sarah Haselkorn keeps everything in order.

A Look at Modafinil and Getting an Entrepreneurial Edge, the Natural Way

While "smart drug" Modafinil has recently been in the limelight, we wanted to provide tips on how to naturally get energized.

How Your To-Do List Can Boost Your Bottom Line

You became an entrepreneur for the freedom, yet find yourself chained to your work more than ever before. Here are six steps to help achieve better work-life balance while growing your business.

Time Blocking: a Productivity Power Tool

How to divide your time to become better focused and move your company forward faster.

The Secret to a Strong Branding Message? Focus.

Your customers are only going to remember one thing about your brand. Here's how to make sure your message is memorable.

5 Ways to Boost Your Willpower

Tips to help you gain the strength to focus and achieve your goals.

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