Passion http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/passion The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Passion en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Mon, 28 Jul 2014 15:30:00 GMT Richard Branson: 'There's No Shortcut or Magic Recipe to Success' Creating a successful and profitable business takes time. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 15:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235955 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235955 Richard Branson Creating a successful and profitable business takes time. 15 Signs You're an Entrepreneur Do the following traits, characteristics and quirks describe you? Tue, 22 Jul 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235378 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235378 Marcia Layton Turner Do the following traits, characteristics and quirks describe you? 4 Things I've Learned While Planning a New Business That's a Passion Project Er, calm down and take it easy, an entrepreneur reminds herself. Not everyone will understand a novel concept from Day 1. Mon, 14 Jul 2014 16:05:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235398 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235398 Rebekah Epstein Er, calm down and take it easy, an entrepreneur reminds herself. Not everyone will understand a novel concept from Day 1. How a Former Denny's Waitress Amassed an Empire of Over 75 Denny's Locations At age 16, Dawn Lafreeda began working at Denny's as a hostess. Three decades later, she's the largest single-owner franchisee in the system. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 14:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234985 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234985 Jason Daley At age 16, Dawn Lafreeda began working at Denny's as a hostess. Three decades later, she's the largest single-owner franchisee in the system. Is This the Golden Reason for Launching a Startup? This serial entrepreneur says that of all the various reasons for pulling the entrepreneurial trigger, there is one that is indispensable. Thu, 10 Jul 2014 15:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/235486 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/235486 Tanya Benedicto Klich This serial entrepreneur says that of all the various reasons for pulling the entrepreneurial trigger, there is one that is indispensable. 4 Things Remarkable Startups Have In Common Great ideas are a dime a dozen. The startups that succeed focus on these four things. Tue, 08 Jul 2014 22:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235436 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235436 Thomas Oppong Great ideas are a dime a dozen. The startups that succeed focus on these four things. One Entrepreneur's Gem of a Hobby (Infographic) Perhaps not oddly, many entrepreneurs prefer a hobby they can profitably scale. One entrepreneur explains how to find the time and inspiration. Tue, 08 Jul 2014 17:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235415 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235415 Lauren Holliday Perhaps not oddly, many entrepreneurs prefer a hobby they can profitably scale. One entrepreneur explains how to find the time and inspiration. Richard Branson on What Keeps Him Going An entrepreneur's job is never done. Mon, 30 Jun 2014 14:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235183 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235183 Richard Branson An entrepreneur's job is never done. The Esquire Guy on the Problem With Passion Sometimes enthusiasm is overrated. Sun, 29 Jun 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234920 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234920 Ross McCammon Sometimes enthusiasm is overrated. One Way to Turn Customers Into Raving Fans: Be Controversial It's more powerful to be polarizing than it is to be neutral. Fri, 20 Jun 2014 13:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/234779 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/234779 Jason Fell It's more powerful to be polarizing than it is to be neutral. Transform Your Vision Into Action With These 3 Steps What's holding you back from reaching that long-held dream? Stop making excuses and try this strategy. Thu, 19 Jun 2014 17:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234928 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234928 Jeff Shore What's holding you back from reaching that long-held dream? Stop making excuses and try this strategy. When Passion Is a Pitfall and Seeking Bliss Is Bogus A serial entrepreneur disspels the modern myth that locating the source of happiness is a pathway to profits. Thu, 12 Jun 2014 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234725 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234725 Kelsey Ramsden A serial entrepreneur disspels the modern myth that locating the source of happiness is a pathway to profits. How Entrepreneurs, Such as Daymond John, Learn to Improve Their Game Startup life is fraught with peril, but it's one space where prior experience really helps. These business owners share how their business expertise evolved. Tue, 10 Jun 2014 19:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234562 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234562 Laura Schaefer Startup life is fraught with peril, but it's one space where prior experience really helps. These business owners share how their business expertise evolved. Oprah Calls This Person the 'Perfect Entrepreneur' In this interview, the talk-show legend talks to this founder about the passion that inspired him to launch an international giant. Wed, 04 Jun 2014 14:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234493 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234493 Jason Fell In this interview, the talk-show legend talks to this founder about the passion that inspired him to launch an international giant. 3 Angles for Understanding Angels Entrepreneurs seeking a heavenly relationship with their investors should know three things before pitching their business. Tue, 03 Jun 2014 21:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234261 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234261 Debra Kaye Entrepreneurs seeking a heavenly relationship with their investors should know three things before pitching their business. 10 Insights from 10 Years Running a Business If you aren't afraid to fail, quit your day job, hire people smarter than yourself or work very hard, you can succeed. Fri, 30 May 2014 13:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234318 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234318 Aaron Skonnard If you aren't afraid to fail, quit your day job, hire people smarter than yourself or work very hard, you can succeed. Panera Founder and CEO Ron Shaich: It's Not About Choosing the 'Right' Path, It's About Knowing What Ignites Your Passion. Figure out what you care about, what brings you joy and what drives you, Shaich told Clark University graduates. The rest will come. Wed, 28 May 2014 18:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234280 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234280 Laura Entis Figure out what you care about, what brings you joy and what drives you, Shaich told Clark University graduates. The rest will come. The Professional Dilemma: Passion or Pay? These two entrepreneurs took risks and left the corporate lives behind. Now, they don't have to make that choice. Tue, 27 May 2014 15:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233795 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233795 Matthew Toren These two entrepreneurs took risks and left the corporate lives behind. Now, they don't have to make that choice. Richard Branson on Finding Your Passion Project Start by making a list of things you love, and a list of things you hate. Mon, 26 May 2014 14:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233942 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233942 Richard Branson Start by making a list of things you love, and a list of things you hate. Stoke Your Passion and Elevate Your Career We examine the difference between true passions and passing fads, and what they mean for you professionally. Fri, 16 May 2014 13:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233791 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233791 Jeff Shuey We examine the difference between true passions and passing fads, and what they mean for you professionally.