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Working Too Much in Your Business? Ask Yourself These 6 Questions.
Time Management

Working Too Much in Your Business? Ask Yourself These 6 Questions.

As an entrepreneur, the to-do list, ideas and things that clamor for your attention never stop. It's time to take back control.
Morag Barrett
The 10 Lessons I Learned in More Than 10 Years as an Entrepreneur
Entrepreneurs

The 10 Lessons I Learned in More Than 10 Years as an Entrepreneur

Unicorn status is unrealistic. Here are a few tips on how entrepreneurs can build a solid business on the foundation of day-to-day decisions, inevitable setbacks and incremental advancements.
Dev Tandon
5 Movies With Great Lessons for Entrepreneurs
Movies

5 Movies With Great Lessons for Entrepreneurs

These films, only a couple of which are about business, can teach viewers about passion, perseverance and ethics.
Zach Cutler
7 Life Hacks From Rebel Billionaires
Success Strategies

7 Life Hacks From Rebel Billionaires

If you hope to join this small club, despite the odds, it stands to reason that taking a radically different approach to life could shift things in your favor.
Sam McRoberts
James Harrison Is Right: Winning Is Better Than Trying
Success

James Harrison Is Right: Winning Is Better Than Trying

The idea that everyone needs to feel like a winner is turning us into a society of losers.
Ray Hennessey
6 Famously Successful People Who Have Overcome Stuttering
Overcoming Obstacles

6 Famously Successful People Who Have Overcome Stuttering

These half-dozen superstars are all the more inspiring for the bullying and discouragement they have overcome.
John Rampton
3 of the Most Helpful Lessons I've Learned as a CEO
The Grind

3 of the Most Helpful Lessons I've Learned as a CEO

While there is no manual for being a leader, there are a few things entrepreneurs can do to help better steer the ship.
AJ Agrawal
The Greatest Business Lesson Shark Tank's Kevin O'Leary Ever Learned
Entrepreneur Mindset

The Greatest Business Lesson Shark Tank's Kevin O'Leary Ever Learned

He learned it early on and it shaped the rest of his life.
4 Magical Business Lessons From 'The Happiest Place on Earth'
Lessons

4 Magical Business Lessons From 'The Happiest Place on Earth'

Disneyland is not only a place for kids and adults to have fun. It's an exceptionally well-run business that any entrepreneur could glean valuable information from.
Brandon Turner
5 Lessons for Entrepreneurs From the Man Who Completed 50 Ironman Triathlons in 50 Days
Starting a Business

5 Lessons for Entrepreneurs From the Man Who Completed 50 Ironman Triathlons in 50 Days

James Lawrence, 'The Iron Cowboy,' accomplished something beyond belief. Starting a business isn't as physically grueling, but it can take a mental toll.
Josh Steimle
The 5 Best Business Mantras From 'Mr. Wonderful'
Shark Tank

The 5 Best Business Mantras From 'Mr. Wonderful'

I recently met with Kevin O'Leary, one of the judges on ABC's "Shark Tank," and came away with some memorable lessons.
Stacey Alcorn
Smart Cookies: 5 Business Lessons Leaders Can Learn From Girl Scouts
Lessons

Smart Cookies: 5 Business Lessons Leaders Can Learn From Girl Scouts

While not all of us were lucky enough to be Girl Scouts, there's still time to build those skills in the trenches.
Samuel Edwards
What Growing Up Broke in a Rich Neighborhood Taught Me About Business
Lessons

What Growing Up Broke in a Rich Neighborhood Taught Me About Business

This unique experience actually worked out to my advantage, and some of the lessons I learned helped shape my perspective and outlook on life and entrepreneurship.
Andrew Medal
3 Lessons for Entrepreneurs From 'Ninja Warrior' Training
Sports

3 Lessons for Entrepreneurs From 'Ninja Warrior' Training

Whether you're navigating obstacles on a course or on the way to starting a business, the takeaways are similar.
Stephen J. Bronner