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Mike Rowe: Don't Pursue Your Passion. Chase Opportunity.
Success Strategies

Mike Rowe: Don't Pursue Your Passion. Chase Opportunity.

The 'Dirty Jobs' star shares his thoughts on passion and how it sometimes gets in the way of success.
Jason Fell
Key to Success? Work Like You're an Intern -- Every Day
Opportunity

Key to Success? Work Like You're an Intern -- Every Day

For those of you just getting started, you need to embrace the hustle.
Eric M. Ruiz
How Looking at Obstacles as Opportunities Improved My Partnership
Partnerships

How Looking at Obstacles as Opportunities Improved My Partnership

A book has inspired me to take a different approach with my co-founder. Sometimes, the simplest things make the biggest difference.
Stephen Key
What a Comedian Can Teach You About Running a Business
Leadership

What a Comedian Can Teach You About Running a Business

There is enormous crossover between the skillset required for success in comedy and the one that defines a strong business leader.
Bill Connolly
How to Talk Your Way to More Opportunities
Communication Strategies

How to Talk Your Way to More Opportunities

While how you say something is important, what you say can still be the difference between success and anything else short of that.
Thomas Edwards
The New Health Market May Be the Single Greatest Business Opportunity of Our Lifetimes
Health Care

The New Health Market May Be the Single Greatest Business Opportunity of Our Lifetimes

With billions being poured into the medical field, the status quo is no longer an option. It's time for entrepreneurs to enter the fold.
Tom Main
Invite Serendipity With Strategy
Business Ideas

Invite Serendipity With Strategy

An entrepreneur suggests that strangers who extend an offer to meet over coffee should be sure to clarify a purpose.
Jurgen Appelo
How Did Lena Dunham, Mark Zuckerberg and Simon and Garfunkel Find Success?
Entrepreneurs

How Did Lena Dunham, Mark Zuckerberg and Simon and Garfunkel Find Success?

These four people, among others, rose above thousands of others to have great careers. What set them apart?
Gene Marks
How Opportunistic Investors Shine: They Might Even Enter the Glitter Bomb Business
Entrepreneurs

How Opportunistic Investors Shine: They Might Even Enter the Glitter Bomb Business

Find out the quick path to launch of a daring cadre of startup leaders, including the owner of the new company, SparkleSlap.com.
Jesse Torres
How History and Adversity Pushed an Entrepreneur to Shark Tank Success
Creativity

How History and Adversity Pushed an Entrepreneur to Shark Tank Success

The creator of a tool that teaches people to play guitar took advantage of a moment of creativity that resulted from hard circumstances.
John Brubaker
Time Management

Say 'No' to These 5 Things for an Immediate Life Improvement

If you want a lifestyle that makes you wake up saying "yes!," you need to learn to say "no" more often.
Matthew Toren
Starting a Business

The Basics of Buying a Business Opportunity

If you're thinking about buying a biz opp, this quick guide will tell you what you're getting yourself into.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
7 Ways to Keep Your Dream Alive When the Going Gets Tough
Success Strategies

7 Ways to Keep Your Dream Alive When the Going Gets Tough

The biggest barriers to success often are mental.
Sean Kim
10 Ways to Say 'No' That Won't Damage Business or Relationships
Growth Strategies

10 Ways to Say 'No' That Won't Damage Business or Relationships

A successful entrepreneur must be accountable for all commitments, and manage expectations to make this possible.
Martin Zwilling