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4 'Magical' Keys to Business From My Stint at Disney World

A former Mouse House member shares how the resort shaped his development as an entrepreneur.

Lewis Howes on the Importance of Having a Mentor

In this video, the entrepreneur and former pro athlete discusses how having a coach can help elevate you personally and professionally.

Keep Calm and Continue Disrupting: Lessons From Building a Fast-Growing Firm

Even after a few years, a startup still has an uphill battle against more entrenched competitors.

What Being Punched in the Face Taught Me About Business

You don't have to step in the ring, but learning how to control your fighting instincts will help you reach success.

Do Pass Go: Business Lessons From Monopoly

The game we all grew up playing actually provides great advice for entrepreneurs trying to figure out the startup world.

3 Things Video Games Can Teach You About Being a Better Business Leader

In this video, tech expert Veronica Belmont shares some important business takeaways from the world of gaming.

Set Your Own Rules and 'Live the Dream': A Google Hangout With Lewis Howes

The popular Entrepreneur.com contributor will talk about confidence, founding a startup around your passion and growing that business so that you can live the type of life you've always wanted.

11 Lessons I Learned at Startups That Keep Me Up at Night

Founding or working at a new business can be scary, but each experience can lead to improvements.

Lessons in Greatness: One Woman's Journey From Heart Condition to Climbing Mt. Everest

In this podcast, adventurer and leadership professor Alison Levine discusses her personal struggles and the lessons she has learned along the way.

Keys to Business Success: 3 Lessons From the Masters

What you can learn about life and business from Albert Einstein, Leonardo Da Vinci and Benjamin Franklin.

5 Ways to Teach Your Children to be Kidpreneurs (Infographic)

It's never too early to teach the building blocks of discipline, structure and planning.

Gary Vaynerchuk's Lessons for Life and Business

The entrepreneur, author and angel investor shared lessons with the crowd at SXSW that transcend the borders of Austin, Texas.

No Brown M&M's: What Van Halen's Insane Contract Clause Teaches Entrepreneurs

What was thought of a case of rock star excess actually provides a powerful business lesson.

How Making Employees Lifelong Learners Can Help Your Company Succeed

A culture that prioritizes learning results in a workforce focused on continuous improvement. Here are six tactics to cultivate a learning environment.

Pass It On: Encourage Your Kids to Become Entrepreneurs With These 5 Lessons

Certain values can be instilled in children to make them more likely to take risks and embrace failure.

Big Business Lessons From Three Rock 'n' Roll Legends

Nearly every successful startup shares three common traits with music stars.

How Cheezburger Founder Ben Huh Rebounded After Hitting Rock Bottom

In 2001, Cheezburger founder Ben Huh hit a low point, having had to close his 18-month-old startup. In this video, Huh chats with us about how a shift in perspective helped him gain a new outlook on life.

Getting Your Dream Mentor to Talk to You

You have found the perfect mentor to guide you through your entrepreneurial journey. Now, you just need to figure out the best way to approach her. Here are a few tips.

Looking Back: 5 Entrepreneurs Divulge What They'd Change and Keep the Same

There is no manual for entrepreneurs, resulting in a lot of mistakes and mishaps. Five entrepreneurs open up to us about the lessons they learned along their journey.

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

The Best-Actor Oscar winner has three important lessons that can apply to business.

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.

Triple Word Score! What Scrabble Can Teach You About Business.

Lessons for your startup from everyone's favorite crossword game.

From Corner Shot to Corner Office, 5 Lessons Learned

What being a college athlete taught this entrepreneur about business.

3 Lessons Learned From a Decade in Franchising

An editor reflects on her 10 years covering the world of franchising.

When Launching a Company, Consider These 5 Things

From being passionate to choosing the right partners, entrepreneurs need to focus on a few key components to help build a sustainable business.

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