Motivation

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5 Must-Read Books For Every Entrepreneur
Leadership

5 Must-Read Books For Every Entrepreneur

From marketing to leadership, books often provide entrepreneurs the insight they need to make it on their journey. Here we offer up five must-read books for every entrepreneur.
Matthew Toren
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Inspiring TED Talks Every Entrepreneur Should Watch
TED

Inspiring TED Talks Every Entrepreneur Should Watch

A trio of wise, motivational TED presentations all business owners can benefit from.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Playing to Win: How Gamification Helped Boost This Company's Sales
Growth Strategies

Playing to Win: How Gamification Helped Boost This Company's Sales

The term may get a bad rap, but stoking employees' competitive fire helped this company dramatically increase its sales.
What the NFL Taught Me About Being a Motivated Entrepreneur
Entrepreneurs

What the NFL Taught Me About Being a Motivated Entrepreneur

Entrepreneurs, just like athletes, need to stay motivated to make it through the trials and tribulations of launching and running a business. Some days it is tougher than others. Here are some tips on staying motivated all day long.
Matt Mayberry
Want Your Team to Perform Better? Try Positive Reinforcement.
Growth Strategies

Want Your Team to Perform Better? Try Positive Reinforcement.

No company picnics necessary. These simple steps could lead to increased profitability.
Bill Sims, Jr.
10 Things I Learned While Training for the Olympics That Absolutely Apply to Business
Entrepreneurs

10 Things I Learned While Training for the Olympics That Absolutely Apply to Business

Olympic skier Shannon Bahrke Happe has always been about risk versus reward, whether she's flying down a mountain or running her own company.
Nina Zipkin
10 Twitter Accounts Every Entrepreneur Should Be Following
Entrepreneurs

10 Twitter Accounts Every Entrepreneur Should Be Following

For those entrepreneurs looking to get a little inspiration in short, succinct bits, follow these people on Twitter.
Matthew Toren
Thinking of Quitting? Remember, the Sun Will Rise.
Growth Strategies

Thinking of Quitting? Remember, the Sun Will Rise.

How we manage ourselves during downtimes are critical to our success.
Jimi Smoot
It Turns Out, Fear is Your Best Friend
Starting a Business

It Turns Out, Fear is Your Best Friend

When you've got skin in the game, you're more motivated to succeed.
Stephen Key
TELL US: What's Your Most Important Morning Habit?
Entrepreneurs

TELL US: What's Your Most Important Morning Habit?

Morning rituals can help get us rolling before other distractions start flooding in. Which of these is most critical to your professional success?
Jason Fell
How the 'Seinfeld Strategy' Can Help You Stop Procrastinating
Leadership

How the 'Seinfeld Strategy' Can Help You Stop Procrastinating

We look at one of the great comedian's secrets behind his remarkable productivity and consistency.
James Clear
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 The Holy Grail of Workplace Motivation
Leadership

The Holy Grail of Workplace Motivation

When lighting a spark under your employees, keep these two critical factors in mind.
Skip Weisman
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10 Inspirational Quotes from Successful Entrepreneurs on Declaring Their Independence
Entrepreneurs

10 Inspirational Quotes from Successful Entrepreneurs on Declaring Their Independence

10 famous entrepreneurs tell us why they declared their freedom.
Matthew Toren
Entrepreneurs

Keep Your New Year's Resolution: 7 Wearable Fitness Devices

You're out of excuses: The latest in wearable fitness tech syncs to your computer and smartphone, making it easier and more stylish than ever to get off of the couch.
Michelle Juergen