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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.
A True Goal Needs to Become an Obsession
Overcoming Obstacles

A True Goal Needs to Become an Obsession

Michael Wardian thought he'd broken a world record. Then, in the middle of the night, a tweet stated otherwise. His response will amaze you.
The Pursuit of Happiness: Self-Actualization and Maslow's Mistake
Overcoming Obstacles

The Pursuit of Happiness: Self-Actualization and Maslow's Mistake

What if we looked at self-actualization just a little differently? Maybe, just maybe, the goal isn't to get to the top.
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
How This Olympian Built Up His Ability to Take On Adversity
Overcoming Obstacles

How This Olympian Built Up His Ability to Take On Adversity

Bouncing back from failure is a key skill for entrepreneurs – and one that takes practice.
Kate Taylor
5 Big Questions to Ask When Your Company Is Going Nowhere Fast
Burnout

5 Big Questions to Ask When Your Company Is Going Nowhere Fast

The toughest situation for an entrepreneur is exhausting themselves to keep alive a business they won't admit is on life support.
Larry Alton
How Barbara Corcoran Turned Her Ex-Boyfriend's Insults Into Motivation to Succeed
Inspiration

How Barbara Corcoran Turned Her Ex-Boyfriend's Insults Into Motivation to Succeed

'Thank God for the gift of the insult,' says the Shark Tank investor.
Kate Taylor
American Millennials Launching Fewer Startups, Report Says
Millennials

American Millennials Launching Fewer Startups, Report Says

Despite tech savvy and higher levels of education than prior generations, mounting student debt levels are beginning to drag down younger Americans' entrepreneurial ambitions.
Kate Rogers
Uber's Nightmare Scenario
Uber

Uber's Nightmare Scenario

A look at how everything could go wrong for the world's hottest new company.
Shark Tank's Barbara Corcoran: Real Winners Say 'Hit Me Again'
Overcoming Obstacles

Shark Tank's Barbara Corcoran: Real Winners Say 'Hit Me Again'

The real-estate mogul and startup investor knows how to fail -- and she's not afraid to do it.
Lauren Covello