Myths

News and Articles About Myths

Fakepreneurs, a Modern Epidemic
Ethics

Fakepreneurs, a Modern Epidemic

Encountered anyone in this category lately? Learn how to tell if someone is a genuine entrepreneur.
Kelsey Ramsden
What Millennials Want in a Workplace Really Isn't So Crazy After All
Millennials

What Millennials Want in a Workplace Really Isn't So Crazy After All

A new study from IBM posits that the generations are more similar that we might think.
Nina Zipkin
5 Business Myths that Used To Be True
Myths

5 Business Myths that Used To Be True

Whether you are a seasoned executive or a young entrepreneur looking for business management advice, you need to know the new rules of the workplace.
Christian Lanng
Ditch These 3 Popular Productivity Myths
Productivity

Ditch These 3 Popular Productivity Myths

It's important to question conventional wisdom to make sure it actually applies to you.
Omer Perchik
The Truth Behind 12 Common Startup Funding Myths
Funding

The Truth Behind 12 Common Startup Funding Myths

Most inexperienced entrepreneurs have overly optimistic outlooks about how to successfully finance their startups.
Peter Gasca
Going Solo Doesn't Mean Going Without a 401(k)
Retirement Planning

Going Solo Doesn't Mean Going Without a 401(k)

Find out how a unique class of retirement plan can aid a single owner of a business.
Stuart Robertson
McDonald's Hires Ex-'MythBusters' Host to Address Pink Slime, Other Food Rumors
McDonalds

McDonald's Hires Ex-'MythBusters' Host to Address Pink Slime, Other Food Rumors

The fast-food chain is tackling rumors about pink slime, McRibs and horse meat with the help of former 'MythBusters' co-host Grant Imahara, in a new ad campaign.
Kate Taylor
When Working on Personal Goals, Competition Is Beside the Point
Personal Improvement

When Working on Personal Goals, Competition Is Beside the Point

Comparing yourself to others is often just a distraction when it comes to achieving self-improvement. Winning isn't everything.
Max Ogles
It's Time to Let Go of These 7 Work-From-Home Myths
Work From Home

It's Time to Let Go of These 7 Work-From-Home Myths

Telecommuting is a viable option for entrepreneurs, so put these falsities to rest.
Matt Keener
Innovation

A New Challenge to Disruption Theory (and a Better Idea for Dealing With New Technology)

Controversy has erupted over an influential argument on what happens when incumbent companies are confronted by innovation.
Peter S. Cohan
The 10 Most Shockingly Untrue Entrepreneurial Myths, Exposed
Entrepreneurship

The 10 Most Shockingly Untrue Entrepreneurial Myths, Exposed

Popular wisdom says if you don't quit your job right now, you'll end up miserable and poor. Don't drink the Kool-Aid.
Steve Tobak
7 Myths of Developing Mobile Apps
App Developers

7 Myths of Developing Mobile Apps

First-time developers should know what to expect as they attempt to build a product and gain traction.
Rahul Varshneya
The Myth of Working Hard vs. Working Smart
Entrepreneurs

The Myth of Working Hard vs. Working Smart

Can you get to the top without pushing yourself during long work days?
Michael Moroney
5 Stubbornly Persistent Business Myths
Growth Strategies

5 Stubbornly Persistent Business Myths

Everyone seems to want to give advice about how best to run your business and your life. It's time to throw out that mythology.
Steve Tobak