Persistence The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Persistence en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Mon, 25 Aug 2014 23:00:00 GMT What I Learned From Being a Broke, Unemployed Graduate Generous mentors pave the way for a would-be startup staffer, one with a very positive attitude. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 23:00:00 GMT Eric M. Ruiz The 2 Words Entrepreneurs Should Avoid Eliminate this destructive phrase every day to increase your focus and productivity. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 18:00:00 GMT Peter Gasca 5 Ways to Work Harder, Courtesy of a Beijing Restaurateur An overseas trip provides some insights about how an entrepreneur can prevail in realizing his dreams. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 17:00:00 GMT Nathan Resnick 10 Quotes on Persistence to Help You Keep Going The ability to keep making progress may just be the greatest skill an entrepreneur can learn. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 21:00:00 GMT Adam Toren After Many Strikeouts, a $44 Million Home Run Apoorva Mehta’s company, the grocery delivery service Instacart, just raised $44 million and is expanding rapidly. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:00:00 GMT Laura Entis 3 Traits Entrepreneurs Need But Probably Weren't Born With Entrepreneurs are natural control freaks who love change and want it done yesterday. That isn't so helpful for building a business. Thu, 05 Jun 2014 13:30:00 GMT Gail Angelo 5 Lessons From Sales for Entrepreneurial Success When toil is certain and reward is hard earned, you're an entrepreneur. Sales pros know your struggles and what is required to succeed. Mon, 19 May 2014 13:30:00 GMT Katelyn Oster Hungry Entrepreneurs Need True Grit to Get Their Next Meal Three essential qualities are the hallmarks of business owners who prevail. Wed, 14 May 2014 22:30:00 GMT Debra Kaye 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. Tue, 06 May 2014 19:30:00 GMT Ryan Holiday It's Up to Us to Make Our Own Fate There is no magic equation between taking control and leaving it up to a higher presence. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 18:30:00 GMT Katherine Keller Remember, Persistence Pays Off. Stay Motivated With These 5 Tips. You may feel like quitting, but focusing on the big picture will help you avoid giving up. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 19:30:00 GMT Stephen Key The 5 Traits You Need to Dominate Any Industry Great people, no matter their field, have similar habits. Learn them and then use them in your own quest to greatness. Wed, 05 Feb 2014 17:00:00 GMT Paula Andruss Richard Branson on the Key to Success The serial entrepreneur explains why a great company always starts with a strong foundation. Mon, 20 Jan 2014 16:30:00 GMT Richard Branson Entrepreneur's Top 10 Insights From Richard Branson in 2013 A look at the most popular words of wisdom from the unflappable entrepreneur. Thu, 26 Dec 2013 12:30:00 GMT Laura Entis Meet the Innovative Entrepreneurs Who Won Our Top Awards for 2013 From thousands of entries we selected 15 finalists. then readers voted on their favorites. We hope you're as inspired by them as we are! Tue, 24 Dec 2013 13:00:00 GMT Jenna Schnuer A Chain of Brain-Fitness Stores Gets Big-Time Funding After a false start, Lindsay Gaskin tweaked her business model and gained the attention of major investors. Mon, 23 Dec 2013 17:00:00 GMT Michelle Goodman Entrepreneur's Top 10 Infographics of 2013 The habits of the world's smartest people, the career arches of self-made billionaires, what really motivates employees and more topics explained through infographics. Fri, 20 Dec 2013 11:00:00 GMT Laura Entis From Profit to Purpose: Making the Shift From Me to We Raj Lahoti on turning obstacles into opportunities. Mon, 25 Nov 2013 13:00:00 GMT Raj Lahoti Why Growing Your Business Is All About Perspective For our series The Grind, entrepreneur Greg Connolly explains how changing his mentality helped him become a better entrepreneur. Thu, 14 Nov 2013 17:32:00 GMT Greg Connolly Count It: How Many Times These Business Leaders Tried Before They Succeeded (Infographic) The founder of Pandora reached out to investors 300 times before getting funding. And James Dyson invented 5,126 failed vacuum cleaner prototypes before getting one right. Mon, 23 Sep 2013 12:00:00 GMT Catherine Clifford