News and Articles About Motivation
When it comes to starting up, our insecurities can become our own worst enemy. Here's how one young entrepreneur overcame his inner demons.
In this episode of Meet the Mentors, Adam Toren chats with Team Colorblind co-founder Ben Ruiz, who opens up about what helped him launch and advice hed like to share with fellow entrepreneurs.
Cisco's deal to acquire Sourcefire includes retention bonuses for key executives. Is it worth paying your top employees to stay?
Some focus on the importance of building relationships and perseverance. Others offer advice for those looking to start their own companies.
Now that we're in what baseball enthusiasts call the 'dog days of summer,' consider these tips for motivating your staff to be winners.
Accelerators may be all the rage today, but college trep AJ Agrawal offers to demystify some key details of the process.
Think you are ready for startup land? Here are six signs you are ready to take the leap into entrepreneurship.
Now that school is over and youre entering the workforce -- and possibly starting up -- you may find the new journey jarring. Here are four ways to ease the transition.
Feeling down amid the early-summer doldrums? Check out these documentaries for a quick pick-me-up and a few choice marbles of wisdom.
The summer is notoriously slow for certain businesses -- people are on vacation, summer hours kick in, sales slow down. Heres how to keep your vision laser focused on your startup.
As the 2013 graduation season ends, we wanted to provide young entrepreneurs a recap of the most inspirational advice from the commencement addresses.
For cash-strapped startups, forgoing an office space is a keen way to save money. But what do you do to keep loneliness at bay? Here are some tips.
Corporate creativity guru Erik Wahl offers three unconventional tactics to boost employee engagement.
Make sure everyone shares your company's vision with these four tips for communicating your expectations clearly.
Tech entrepreneur Drew Houston spoke about the importance of obsessing over your dream during his 2013 commencement speech at MIT.
In business, as in life, your preconceived notions can wreck your future potential. To stamp them out, consider an attitude adjustment.
During his commencement speech, the Dalai Lama provides insight into how young entrepreneurs can make the world a better place.
Making endless to-do lists can be counterproductive. Try sitting down with a pen and paper to do one of these writing exercises to help you refocus on what's most important to you and your business.
Despite challenging economic times, comedian Stephen Colbert had some takeaways for recent grads during his 2013 commencement address at the University of Virginia on Saturday.
Starting your own business often means thankless hours, measly pay and the stress of being at the helm. Yet entrepreneurs report greater job satisfaction than their employed counterparts. Here's why.
Student entrepreneur Will Caldwell on the taking critiques in stride and using that feedback to help improve a business.
While "smart drug" Modafinil has recently been in the limelight, we wanted to provide tips on how to naturally get energized.
During his commencement speech this past weekend, President Barack Obama provides tips on succeeding as entrepreneurs.
Being successful at selling means setting high goals, staying focused and winning over your most important prospect: yourself. Here are three strategies to help you make the most of every sale.
The power of positivity isn't just in your head. It can also do wonders for your startup.