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3 Books to Help You Form Better Habits, Be More Creative and Think Like a Leader

3 Books to Help You Form Better Habits, Be More Creative and Think Like a Leader

James Clear talks about three books that have fascinated him and inspired his writing.
10 Quotes to Get You Through the Marathon of Entrepreneurship

10 Quotes to Get You Through the Marathon of Entrepreneurship

These motivational nuggets of wisdom will help you persist during the ups and downs.
Think You're Too Old to Be An Entrepreneur? Think Again. (Infographic)

Think You're Too Old to Be An Entrepreneur? Think Again. (Infographic)

There's a lot of focus on people who start their own businesses in college, but many successful entrepreneurs start their own businesses after years of work experience. Check out these blockbuster entrepreneurs who struck out on their own in their 30s, 40s and 50s.
How an Ordinary Person Can Create Extraordinary Change

How an Ordinary Person Can Create Extraordinary Change

In this podcast, one social entrepreneur shares his incredible startup story.
5 Entrepreneurs Who Embrace, and Dominate, Risk

5 Entrepreneurs Who Embrace, and Dominate, Risk

With risk, comes greater rewards. These five men have come out ahead against failure.
10 Inspirational Quotes from Navy SEAL Training

10 Inspirational Quotes from Navy SEAL Training

Entrepreneurship may not be as punishing, but there is a lot to learn from these elite military members.
Let Go of the Fallacy of Quantum Leap Success

Let Go of the Fallacy of Quantum Leap Success

Plugging away at small tasks can yield big results -- over time. Just be sure to plan.
Smile! 5 Books to Celebrate International Day of Happiness.

Smile! 5 Books to Celebrate International Day of Happiness.

March 20 marks the global day to recognize joy. Here are some recommended reads to mark the occasion.
Russell Simmons: 3 Simple Ways Meditation Will Make You a Better Entrepreneur

Russell Simmons: 3 Simple Ways Meditation Will Make You a Better Entrepreneur

The legendary founder of Def Jam Recordings credits meditation for his decades of success.
Big Business Lessons From Three Rock 'n' Roll Legends

Big Business Lessons From Three Rock 'n' Roll Legends

Nearly every successful startup shares three common traits with music stars.
The 4 Mantras of Successful Entrepreneurs

The 4 Mantras of Successful Entrepreneurs

Following these four principles can help turn a challenge into adventure and toil into a labor of love.
'Alright, Alright, Alright': What Matthew McConaughey Can Teach Entrepreneurs

'Alright, Alright, Alright': What Matthew McConaughey Can Teach Entrepreneurs

The Best-Actor Oscar winner has three important lessons that can apply to business.
In Order to Persevere, You Need Deeply Held Beliefs

In Order to Persevere, You Need Deeply Held Beliefs

Here are three stories of entrepreneurs who faced struggles, but their commitment to their goals brought them to success.
Why Dabbling Can Make You a Better Entrepreneur

Why Dabbling Can Make You a Better Entrepreneur

Pursuing interests in a variety of subjects stretches the mind and pushes the imagination, causing us to be more creative.
Why You Should Act Like an Entrepreneur, Even If You're Not

Why You Should Act Like an Entrepreneur, Even If You're Not

Every successful employee should be the 'boss' of their own future and career advancement.
Give Your Ideas a Fighting Chance With These 5 Actions

Give Your Ideas a Fighting Chance With These 5 Actions

Creator of postage printer talks about how he launched his company and kept it going for two decades.
Incorporate These 5 Habits to Take Advantage of the 'Highly Improbable'

Incorporate These 5 Habits to Take Advantage of the 'Highly Improbable'

Adding a little chaos into your life may just present new opportunities.
Don't Let That Cat in the Hat In: 5 Lessons From Kids' Stories

Don't Let That Cat in the Hat In: 5 Lessons From Kids' Stories

The simple messages in childrenÂ’s books often reveal sage wisdom applicable for business leaders.
A SEAL Is Always Prepared: Finding Certainty in Uncertain Situations

A SEAL Is Always Prepared: Finding Certainty in Uncertain Situations

With our world moving a mile a minute, entrepreneurs need to learn to adapt when uncertain situations arise. Here are a few lessons from a Navy SEAL.
Failure Is Part of the Game. Getting Back Up Is the Magic Sauce. (Motiongraphic)

Failure Is Part of the Game. Getting Back Up Is the Magic Sauce. (Motiongraphic)

If you want to be a successful entrepreneur, you are going to have to be able to handle rejection. Probably more than you think.
To Be Your Best, Choose Your Heroes and Learn From a Mentor

To Be Your Best, Choose Your Heroes and Learn From a Mentor

Model yourself after those who you find to be role models, then learn skills as an apprentice.
Inspiring TED Talks Every Entrepreneur Should Watch

Inspiring TED Talks Every Entrepreneur Should Watch

A trio of wise, motivational TED presentations all business owners can benefit from.
Want to Make More Money? Understand the Multiplying Effect.

Want to Make More Money? Understand the Multiplying Effect.

How much do you want to earn over your lifetime? Do the math and see if you're happy with the result.
6 Ways to Make Getting Up Early Work for You

6 Ways to Make Getting Up Early Work for You

To accomplish a big goal, productivity experts will often suggest getting up early. This is how to do it.
Lessons From 3 Lesser-Known Presidents

Lessons From 3 Lesser-Known Presidents

What entrepreneurs can glean from William Harrison, Rutherford B. Hayes and William McKinley.
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