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What Growing Up Broke in a Rich Neighborhood Taught Me About Business
Lessons

What Growing Up Broke in a Rich Neighborhood Taught Me About Business

This unique experience actually worked out to my advantage, and some of the lessons I learned helped shape my perspective and outlook on life and entrepreneurship.
Andrew Medal
7 Challenges Successful People Overcome
Success Strategies

7 Challenges Successful People Overcome

It's fascinating how successful people approach problems. Where others see impenetrable barriers, they see challenges to embrace and obstacles to overcome.
Travis Bradberry
3 Lessons for Entrepreneurs From 'Ninja Warrior' Training
Sports

3 Lessons for Entrepreneurs From 'Ninja Warrior' Training

Whether you're navigating obstacles on a course or on the way to starting a business, the takeaways are similar.
Stephen J. Bronner
5 Tips to Help You Overcome Startup Struggles
Startup Basics

5 Tips to Help You Overcome Startup Struggles

It's at these points that our strength, tenacity, resiliency, courage and motives as entrepreneurs are tested and sharpened.
Andrew Medal
The 4 Simplest Ways to Avoid Entrepreneur Burnout in Your First Year
Burnout

The 4 Simplest Ways to Avoid Entrepreneur Burnout in Your First Year

The first tip: Stop hesitating, and just jump in.
Zachary Lezberg
Adversity Only Makes These Immigrant Entrepreneurs More Determined
Immigrants

Adversity Only Makes These Immigrant Entrepreneurs More Determined

Two new Americans tell how the particular challenges they have faced prepared them for the inevitable difficulties of entrepreneurship.
Daphne Mallory
What Trying to Choke Grown Men Has Taught Me About Business and Life
Perseverance

What Trying to Choke Grown Men Has Taught Me About Business and Life

Size and strength are good to have but can't overcome an opponent with a stronger will.
Daniel DiPiazza
13 Inspiring Quotes on Overcoming Roadblocks
Overcoming Obstacles

13 Inspiring Quotes on Overcoming Roadblocks

Success is the right combination of planning and improvisation.
Kimanzi Constable
When John Sculley's Back is Against the Wall, He Does This: Your Weekly Tips
Weekly Tips Roundup

When John Sculley's Back is Against the Wall, He Does This: Your Weekly Tips

The former Apple chief and an NFL star-turned entrepreneur share unique strategies for leading and succeeding.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Superstars Share Secrets for Success: Your Weekly Tips Roundup
Weekly Tips Roundup

Superstars Share Secrets for Success: Your Weekly Tips Roundup

Stars from Dirty Jobs, Blogilates and Shark Tank share their secrets to entrepreneurial success.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
4 Tips for Mentally Preparing for Overwhelming Challenges
Challenges

4 Tips for Mentally Preparing for Overwhelming Challenges

While it is impossible to know how you might react to a situation that threatens your business, tap these strategies so you're not caught with a "stupid face."
Peter Gasca
How Do You Look at the Barriers in Your Life?
Motivation

How Do You Look at the Barriers in Your Life?

Our faith must be greater than our fear, otherwise "the wall" wins.
John Brubaker
What Holds Us Back From Having It All
Overcoming Obstacles

What Holds Us Back From Having It All

Is fear stopping you from achieving everything you want?
Lewis Howes
Richard Branson Hates Public Speaking -- Here's How He Gets Over It
Public Speaking

Richard Branson Hates Public Speaking -- Here's How He Gets Over It

In this video, Branson explains how he got over his fear of delivering speeches and offers tips for how you can make a great speech.