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Why Letting Go Is Key to This Athlete-Turned-Entrepreneur's Success
Control What You Can

Why Letting Go Is Key to This Athlete-Turned-Entrepreneur's Success

Jeremy Bloom learned the importance of getting rid of destructive thoughts as an athlete. Now he uses that same skill as the CEO of a tech-marketing software startup.
Catherine Clifford
A Look Inside An Unlikely Journey: From Olympic Skier and NFL Player to Tech Entrepreneur
Jeremy Bloom

A Look Inside An Unlikely Journey: From Olympic Skier and NFL Player to Tech Entrepreneur

When Jeremy Bloom told his Wharton professor he wanted to launch a software company, his teacher told him to, 'Go lose somebody else's money first.'
Catherine Clifford
'I Have Had Way More Failures Than Successes.'
Jeremy Bloom

'I Have Had Way More Failures Than Successes.'

Jeremy Bloom is a two-time Olympian, a former NFL football player and a successful entrepreneur. But he says that's only a part of his story.
Catherine Clifford
3 Key Takeaways From the Bengals' Wildcard Game Meltdown
Entrepreneur Mindset

3 Key Takeaways From the Bengals' Wildcard Game Meltdown

Entrepreneurs can learn a lot from the Cincinnati Bengals losing their composure -- and a chance at the Super Bowl -- facing the Pittsburgh Steelers this past weekend.
Matt Mayberry
What Being an NFL Mascot Taught Me About Running a Business
Leadership

What Being an NFL Mascot Taught Me About Running a Business

Struggling through my day as Toro the Texan helped me understand what it's like to launch and run a business.
Justin Lee
Accelerate Your Business Growth Through Partnering
Partnerships

Accelerate Your Business Growth Through Partnering

Well aligned companies can accomplish far more combined than either can hope for separately.
Israel Idonije
Score a Touchdown in Customer Engagement With These 3 Lessons From the NFL
Customer Loyalty

Score a Touchdown in Customer Engagement With These 3 Lessons From the NFL

Pro football provides a great model for entrepreneurs as they seek out loyal, raving fans.
Carol Roth
4 Ways to Build a Culture of Trust Culled From My Time in Pro Football
Leadership

4 Ways to Build a Culture of Trust Culled From My Time in Pro Football

When leading a team, you want the kind of trust that encourages individuals to take big risks, aim high when setting goals and enjoy the people they work with.
Jeremy Bloom
GE and NFL Team Up to Fund Research Into Concussion Detection
Far Out Tech

GE and NFL Team Up to Fund Research Into Concussion Detection

The league has been criticized for its cavalier attitude toward traumatic head injuries and it's thought that more than 25 percent of players will suffer brain problems.
The Strongest Connections Come From Telling Your Story
NFL Players Inc.

The Strongest Connections Come From Telling Your Story

Your brand has a story to tell and an audience of customers waiting to hear it.
Israel Idonije
The Important Lesson for Entrepreneurs From a Quarterback's Fight for His Life
Relationships

The Important Lesson for Entrepreneurs From a Quarterback's Fight for His Life

Jim Kelly battled two bouts of cancer, but with his teammates by his side, he was able to stand tall.
Matt Mayberry
5 Ways to Maximize Your Personal Network
Networking

5 Ways to Maximize Your Personal Network

When the time comes to build your brand, start with who you know and build from there.
Mike Kafka
NFL Names 41-Year-Old Mother of Three Its First Full-Time Female Referee
Hiring

NFL Names 41-Year-Old Mother of Three Its First Full-Time Female Referee

Having officiated games for nearly 20 years, Sarah Thomas says she's encountered surprisingly little resistance and never set out to be a trailblazer.
Geoff Weiss
NFL Veteran-Turned-Entrepreneur Says Adaptability Is Key to a Winning Game Plan
Adaptability

NFL Veteran-Turned-Entrepreneur Says Adaptability Is Key to a Winning Game Plan

The average career of an NFL player lasts 3.3 years. Israel Idonije attributes his 11-year tenure to his ability to adapt.
Israel Idonije