Lessons

10 Lessons Stock Trading Teaches About Success and Failure
Lessons

10 Lessons Stock Trading Teaches About Success and Failure

Success is a grueling process even in a boom market.
Timothy Sykes
Mistakes Will Happen in Building a Startup -- But You Will Learn From Them
Startup Mistakes

Mistakes Will Happen in Building a Startup -- But You Will Learn From Them

Here are five mishaps that became valuable lessons during my journey on the way to entrepreneurial success.
Ambareen Musa
3 Business Lessons Harvard Taught but My Kids Made Me Learn
Lessons

3 Business Lessons Harvard Taught but My Kids Made Me Learn

Focus and communication are topics in an MBA program but indispensable skills in a house filled with children.
Bea Wray
6 Leadership Lessons From Bill Gates on His 60th Birthday
Control What You Can

6 Leadership Lessons From Bill Gates on His 60th Birthday

A look at what we've learned from the billionaire tech pioneer.
Nina Zipkin
6 Lessons Learned from Pixar Movies
Lessons

6 Lessons Learned from Pixar Movies

While Pixar will always be renowned for its ability to visually-wow viewers, it would be foolish to ignore the many valuable takeaways, including plenty of lessons for entrepreneurs and business people.
Samuel Edwards
5 Keys to Rebounding From a Failed Business Strong
Failure

5 Keys to Rebounding From a Failed Business Strong

The willingness and determination to overcome the risks of a new venture is one of the first criteria that defines an entrepreneur.
Martin Zwilling
10 Entrepreneurial Land Mines to Avoid
Ready To Launch

10 Entrepreneurial Land Mines to Avoid

While completely avoiding all mistakes is impossible, there are some that I see entrepreneurs make over and over -- errors that shouldn't be as common as they are.
Jonathan Long
5 Leadership Lessons From My Greatest Boss Ever
Leadership

5 Leadership Lessons From My Greatest Boss Ever

The CEO of a Fortune 500 company that I worked at was inspiring not only in serving his customers and employees, but improving the bottom line.
Tor Constantino
Never Mind the Traditional. Here's How to Lead Like a Punk Rocker.
Ready To Launch

Never Mind the Traditional. Here's How to Lead Like a Punk Rocker.

To truly make an impact, you have to act against the status quo by adopting a punk rocker's mentality.
Tim Eades
Lessons From a 91-Year-Old Entrepreneur That Are Still Relevant Today
Lessons

Lessons From a 91-Year-Old Entrepreneur That Are Still Relevant Today

Despite the massive ups and downs of our economy and the increasingly fast pace of change , here are a few pieces of advice from a nonagenarian about what it takes to run a successful business.
Clay Clark
7 Lessons From Entrepreneurs Who Kept Their Day Jobs While Starting Their Businesses
Ready To Launch

7 Lessons From Entrepreneurs Who Kept Their Day Jobs While Starting Their Businesses

The insight you gain while working for someone else can mean the difference between a successful entrepreneurial enterprise and one that fizzles.
Michelle Goodman
When Millionaires Make Mistakes
Young Millionaires

When Millionaires Make Mistakes

The Young Millionaires of 2015 share what they've learned from their mistakes and failures.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
4 Harsh Marketing Lessons From 4 Small-Business Owners
Data-Driven Marketing

4 Harsh Marketing Lessons From 4 Small-Business Owners

We don't have the time or the resources to carefully think through everything. So we do a lot of things by our gut. Sometimes things turn out OK. Sometimes, well -- it's not so good.
Gene Marks
Working Too Much in Your Business? Ask Yourself These 6 Questions.
Control What You Can

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