Overcoming Obstacles

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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
Successful Entrepreneurs Exude Courage
Courage

Successful Entrepreneurs Exude Courage

Business leaders who want to reach the greatest triumphs share a common love of this essential trait.
Kelsey Ramsden
Business Lessons From a Refugee Turned Youngest African-American IHOP Franchisee
Success Strategies

Business Lessons From a Refugee Turned Youngest African-American IHOP Franchisee

At 27, Adenah Bayoh purchased a franchise. Today, her portfolio also includes $200 million in urban redevelopment projects. Here are some of her insights.
Carol Roth
How I Overcome the Fear of Failure
Failure

How I Overcome the Fear of Failure

Lifestyle entrepreneur Lewis Howes opens up about his biggest fears and talks about how he works on overcoming them.
Lewis Howes
5 Words Successful (and Happy) People Never Use
Success

5 Words Successful (and Happy) People Never Use

The biggest difference between people like us and people who do things we would like to do is they didn't reflexively decide to put up their own barriers.
Jeff Haden
3 Tips to Hit the Ground Running at Your New Job
Career Change

3 Tips to Hit the Ground Running at Your New Job

Starting a new gig can be stressful. These tips can help ease the transition.
How a Bullied, Dyslexic 16-Year-Old Entrepreneur Fought Back and Found His Way
Young Entrepreneurs

How a Bullied, Dyslexic 16-Year-Old Entrepreneur Fought Back and Found His Way

Ollie Forsyth didn't let haters kill his spirit. Instead, he drew strength from dyslexic billionaire Richard Branson's stratospheric success story and used their cruel jabs to fuel his entrepreneurial fire.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
How to Find Entrepreneurial Inspiration From a Personal Calamity
Setbacks

How to Find Entrepreneurial Inspiration From a Personal Calamity

After nearly being killed by a distracted driver, this entrepreneur was moved to help prevent others suffering as he had.
Michael Amaru
7 Simple Steps to Master the Game of Money With Tony Robbins
Money Management

7 Simple Steps to Master the Game of Money With Tony Robbins

It's all about money and wealth, but also about the way to become great in all parts of your life.
Lewis Howes
Drop the Excuses. Here Are 3 Easy Steps to Forming Good Habits.
Habits

Drop the Excuses. Here Are 3 Easy Steps to Forming Good Habits.

Behavior science expert James Clear shares tips that can get you on the path to creating better habits -- and sticking to them.
Jason Fell
How One St. Louis Business Owner Stays Open After the Ferguson Riots
Overcoming Obstacles

How One St. Louis Business Owner Stays Open After the Ferguson Riots

Entrepreneurs are trying to make the best of a bad situation.
Everett Rosenfeld