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How to Stay Motivated When the Going Gets Rough

When a project fails or the business hits a cold streak, the temptation to hideout is strong. But don’t. Business coach Antonio Neves offers three tips for how to stay motivated, even when things don’t go your way.
How to Train Your Brain to Stay Positive

How to Train Your Brain to Stay Positive

Three tips to help you keep a optimistic outlook on the challenges of running a business.
Richard Branson on Entrepreneurial Determination

Richard Branson on Entrepreneurial Determination

The super successful business owner on what it takes to make it as an entrepreneur.
Inspiration for the Downtimes (Infographic)

Inspiration for the Downtimes (Infographic)

Consider these words of encouragement on the often bumpy road of entrepreneurship.

Must-Have Mentors: How to Build Your Personal Board of Directors

Business coach Antonio Neves offers some sage advice for young entrepreneurs looking for more formalized guidance.
What Really Motivates Employees? [Infographic]

What Really Motivates Employees? [Infographic]

Money isn't always the biggest motivator. Here's a look at what your employees really want.
Why the Best Managers Ask the Most Questions

Why the Best Managers Ask the Most Questions

One easy technique can empower your employees to solve their own problems. Here are four exercises to get you asking more questions.

What Doesn't Kill You... Makes You an Entrepreneur?

Go getter? Problem Solver? Bossy? Here are five signs you may have what it takes to be an entrepreneur.
5 Inspirational Quotes From Sports Figures in 2012

5 Inspirational Quotes From Sports Figures in 2012

Lessons in teamwork, goal-setting and more from some of the biggest names in sports.

How to Set and Stick to Your New Year's Resolutions

When starting up a new business, it can be so difficult to pull your head up from working to see the big picture. Thankfully, there's New Year's for that.
Richard Branson on Giving Your Employees Freedom

Richard Branson on Giving Your Employees Freedom

The billionaire entrepreneur on why giving employees independence is sound business.

Young Entrepreneur's 10 Most Popular Stories of 2012

From inspiring quotes and giant-brand mishaps to tips on starting up and growing a business, here are the stories that became our readers' favorites this year.
3 Ways to Recruit Talent for a Hungry Startup

3 Ways to Recruit Talent for a Hungry Startup

Talented potential employees will have a host of questions about your startup's vision. Here's how to persuade them to get on board.

Tis the Season for Giving Thanks

With Christmas just a day away, don't forget to give a big 'THANK YOU' to the VIPs in your life.
5 Ways to Succeed in Any Economy

5 Ways to Succeed in Any Economy

The more difficult the economy, the greater the opportunities -- but only for those who are strong, well-prepared and persistent. Here's how to get started.
Zig Ziglar Remembered on Social Media

Zig Ziglar Remembered on Social Media

The transformative speaker and author on leadership died this morning at the age of 86. Here are some early reactions from the web.
Inside Employee Motivation: Does Money Really Make a Difference?

Inside Employee Motivation: Does Money Really Make a Difference?

Encouraging the best from your team is more complicated than just paying more than the competition. Here, a look inside what really motivates employees.

How to Stay Focused When Everything Needs Your Attention

Serial entrepreneur, angel investor and professor Dave Lerner shares his tips for getting focused and productive.
3 Ways to Make Employee Gifts More Meaningful

3 Ways to Make Employee Gifts More Meaningful

How to go beyond the typical holiday bonus to reward employees.
Richard Branson on Inspiring Employees

Richard Branson on Inspiring Employees

The billionaire entrepreneur shares his tips on how to ensure your team remains engaged and motivated.
How Praising Employees Can Help Your Business Thrive

How Praising Employees Can Help Your Business Thrive

Five appreciation opportunities you can adopt today.

How to Tame Your Over-Distracted Entrepreneurial Brain

Student entrepreneur Lila Wilson on how her attention-deficit-disorder tendencies help her startup grow.

Need a Post-Sandy Stress Reliever? Take Small Breaks

Just breathe, take a walk and eat nurturing foods. These tips and others will help you reduce your stress load, even when you're not dealing with a natural disaster.

3 Tips for Learning From Your Business Failures

College entrepreneur Cam Jacox on how he turned his setbacks into opportunities.

Fearless and Fulfilled: 7 Steps to Finding Business Success and Happiness

Success and fulfillment shouldn't be mutually exclusive. Here's how to set yourself up for both from the start.

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