Perseverance

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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
The 3 Traits Marathons and Startups Have in Common
Success Strategies

The 3 Traits Marathons and Startups Have in Common

To succeed at both, you have to have a will to win and follow these three P's.
Craig Cincotta
Think You're Special? You Just Might Be.
Success

Think You're Special? You Just Might Be.

If you truly believe you're special, have a desperate need to be important, and work hard to prove it, there's a decent chance you'll succeed.
Steve Tobak
If You Can't Overcome These 5 Mental Hurdles, Then Don't Start a Business
Startup Advice

If You Can't Overcome These 5 Mental Hurdles, Then Don't Start a Business

Most of the barriers to success come from crippling thought processes.
Neil Patel
Finding Silver Linings in Dark Times as Franchisees
Franchise Players

Finding Silver Linings in Dark Times as Franchisees

In a year in which Gary and Jeanne Bracken faced Jeanne's battle with breast cancer and Gary's downsizing from an executive position, the couple pressed ahead with their new CertaPro Painters franchise.
Kate Taylor
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
The 3 Secrets That Have Led Me to Success
Success Strategies

The 3 Secrets That Have Led Me to Success

Get the inside scoop on the three traits I've discovered have been the key to a life of an entrepreneur.
Adam Toren
Why You Should Ask a Bamboo Farmer What It Takes to Succeed
Patience

Why You Should Ask a Bamboo Farmer What It Takes to Succeed

Don't quit just because you think you've failed.
Daniel DiPiazza
Don't Give Up -- the Fourth Quarter Can Turn the Whole Year Around
Entrepreneur Mindset

Don't Give Up -- the Fourth Quarter Can Turn the Whole Year Around

Much like a rallying football team, one conversation, one phone call, one client or one sale can swing things in your favor.
John Brubaker
Victory Comes to Those Who Silence the Voice of Self-Doubt
Inspiration

Victory Comes to Those Who Silence the Voice of Self-Doubt

Entrepreneurs' biggest enemies are not competition, the market or the economy.
Katherine Keller
Where Does Innovation Come From?
Innovation

Where Does Innovation Come From?

A lot of people tell you they can provide innovation. Hogwash. It's all about you.
Steve Tobak
Personal Development

Persevere, Laugh at the Absurd and Let Nothing Get on Your Nerves

We have little control over what life throws at us but how we respond to it is our choice.
Jim McKelvey
Orphaned and Homeless, How This Self-Taught Techie Founded a Multi-Million Dollar Empire
Perseverance

Orphaned and Homeless, How This Self-Taught Techie Founded a Multi-Million Dollar Empire

Jason Wolfe's leading e-tail venture, GiftCards.com, took shape while he was living in his car and teaching himself to code with books checked out of the library.
Geoff Weiss