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How Being Dyslexic and 'Lousy in School' Made Shark Tank Star Barbara Corcoran a Better Entrepreneur
Shark Tank

How Being Dyslexic and 'Lousy in School' Made Shark Tank Star Barbara Corcoran a Better Entrepreneur

The millionaire real-estate mogul doesn't let dyslexia hold her back. She uses it to fuel her famously feisty entrepreneurial fire.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
8 Ways to Drive Entrepreneurial Stress Out From Your Life
Overcoming Obstacles

8 Ways to Drive Entrepreneurial Stress Out From Your Life

You can't keep putting yourself under so much pressure for too long without consequences.
Maite Baron
4 Motivating TED Talks to Help You Bounce Back From Failure
Failure

4 Motivating TED Talks to Help You Bounce Back From Failure

If you at first you don't succeed, dust yourself off and TED again. These inspiring talks will get you back on your feet in no time.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
It's Good to Feel Stupid: 5 Thoughts on Overcoming Fear and Self-Doubt
Fear

It's Good to Feel Stupid: 5 Thoughts on Overcoming Fear and Self-Doubt

Important tips for how you can get past your fears and do the things that you want to do.
James Clear
Simple Ways to Increase Confidence and Overcome Fear of Rejection
Confidence

Simple Ways to Increase Confidence and Overcome Fear of Rejection

In this podcast, Lewis Howes and 'social dynamics' expect Jordan Harbinger discuss how confidence is key to getting what you want in business and life.
Lewis Howes
Going From 'Least Likely to Succeed' and Charting a Path to Prosperity
Overcoming Obstacles

Going From 'Least Likely to Succeed' and Charting a Path to Prosperity

An entrepreneur without a college degree gives his ingredients for overcoming hurdles and learning the skills to run a robust enterprise.
Tariq Farid
How to Overcome Obstacles and Achieve Peak Performance
Productivity

How to Overcome Obstacles and Achieve Peak Performance

What drives success? Getting dirty and overcoming obstacles. Here are some tips from an endurance racer.
Lewis Howes
Are You Starting a Business for the Right Reasons?
Leadership

Are You Starting a Business for the Right Reasons?

To be successful as an entrepreneur, have a clear view of next steps. Some people quit a job they don't like but end up in a new place that's no better.
Beverly Flaxington
The Philosophical Guide to Turning Trials Into Triumph
Overcoming Obstacles

The Philosophical Guide to Turning Trials Into Triumph

In this podcast, Lewis Howes chats with Ryan Holiday, author of 'The Obstacle Is the Way.'
Lewis Howes
The Entrepreneur's Secret Weapon: Persistence. (See General Grant.)
Persistence

The Entrepreneur's Secret Weapon: Persistence. (See General Grant.)

With slow, steady striving to solve a problem from many different angles, an innovator can arrive at a breakthrough.
Ryan Holiday
Turning Crisis Into Opportunity: 5 Ways to Deal With Hardship
Overcoming Obstacles

Turning Crisis Into Opportunity: 5 Ways to Deal With Hardship

Some of history's greatest leaders and inventors not only kept their cool under fire but used calamity to inspire success.
Ryan Holiday
Afraid of Failure? Think Like a Scientist and Get Over It.
Failure

Afraid of Failure? Think Like a Scientist and Get Over It.

Your failures are not you. Your successes are not you. They are simply data points that help guide the next experiment.
James Clear
Franchise Players: We Put Our Home on the Line to Buy a Franchise
Franchise Players

Franchise Players: We Put Our Home on the Line to Buy a Franchise

Josh Kattenberg knew buying a Real Property Management franchise would have its challenges. Here's how he faced them.
Kate Taylor
Tony Robbins on the Importance of Being Fearless
Starting a Business

Tony Robbins on the Importance of Being Fearless

The acclaimed life and business coach discusses one of the more dramatic ways he encourages people to overcome fear and move forward with their pursuits.
Jason Fell