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3 Lessons From My Failed Business With a Guy I Met on Craigslist
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3 Lessons From My Failed Business With a Guy I Met on Craigslist

If you've ever jumped into a relationship way too quickly, and let things get serious way too fast, you'll have a small glimpse of what happened.
Andrew Medal
6 Truths About Failure Every Entrepreneur Should Embrace
Failure

6 Truths About Failure Every Entrepreneur Should Embrace

Understanding these tenets can help you embrace fear as a powerful tool that will make you a better business owner.
Peter Gasca
6 Lessons Businesses Can Learn From a Michelin-Rated Restaurant
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6 Lessons Businesses Can Learn From a Michelin-Rated Restaurant

After doing a behind-the-scenes tour of restaurant Joël Robuchon, I learned many insights and lessons that can be applied to entrepreneurs, regardless of the industry they're in.
Vic Keller
5 Common (And Expensive) Pitfalls Newbie Entrepreneurs Need to Avoid
Mistakes

5 Common (And Expensive) Pitfalls Newbie Entrepreneurs Need to Avoid

No matter the preparation that goes into your new small business, you'll learn many hard lessons along the way.
Cindy Yang
5 Lessons on Being Wrong
Leadership

5 Lessons on Being Wrong

Your first choice is rarely the optimal choice.
James Clear
5 Business Lessons I Learned From Starting a Company
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5 Business Lessons I Learned From Starting a Company

Starting and growing a business teaches perseverance, resilience and stamina, to name a few.
Kimanzi Constable
How a Brick-and-Mortar Furniture Shop Struck Ecommerce Gold
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How a Brick-and-Mortar Furniture Shop Struck Ecommerce Gold

The owner of a Missouri-based appliance and furniture store moved online and now has a national customer base.
Gwen Moran
What Two Years in the Israeli Army Taught Me About Leadership
Leadership

What Two Years in the Israeli Army Taught Me About Leadership

A CEO underwent some tough training on his way to "take that hill."
Dan Schoenbaum
3 Rules for Doing a Headstand in Yoga That Help in Business
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3 Rules for Doing a Headstand in Yoga That Help in Business

An entrepreneur discovered she can still hold a hard pose even without relying on a wall.
Deborah Mitchell
How These Entrepreneurs Failed Their Way to Millions
Failure

How These Entrepreneurs Failed Their Way to Millions

These resilient entrepreneurs bounced back after losing it all, again and again.
Michelle Goodman
Former Apple CEO John Sculley: You Learn From Your Mistakes, Not Your Successes
Failure

Former Apple CEO John Sculley: You Learn From Your Mistakes, Not Your Successes

Failure hurts, but it often provides an invaluable learning opportunity.
Laura Entis
5 Entrepreneurial Lessons I Learned From My Late Father
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5 Entrepreneurial Lessons I Learned From My Late Father

The head of an online marketing firm shares the experiences with his dad that impacted his career and his business.
Jonathan Long
There's Only One Way to Have It All
personal life

There's Only One Way to Have It All

Choosing some things and saying no to others, even if it would be nice have those too, is the secret to staying sane.
Kelsey Ramsden
Avoid These 3 Big Mistakes I Made as a First-Time Entrepreneur
Mistakes

Avoid These 3 Big Mistakes I Made as a First-Time Entrepreneur

A lawyer turned technology startup founder found out about these lessons the hard way.
David Greenberg