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How Jamaican Billionaire Michael Lee Chin Inspires This Teen Entrepreneur

Success is tough enough in big, wealthy countries. This teen 'trep from a tiny island nation is studying the example of a local hero.

Why Business Leaders Must Set a Personal Mission

Assess what you're trying to accomplish in life beyond making money at your company. Otherwise you might be headed for trouble when life catches up with you.

20 Surprisingly Beautiful Tiny Homes Around the World

Thanks to problems like rising housing costs, overpopulation, and environmental damage, it seems the solution is to think smaller. Much smaller.

Brace Yourself With a Few Shots of Confidence

When you feel uncertain, put on your good clothes, stand straight and say something nice to somebody. Works like a charm.

Semper Fi! How The Marine Corps Prepared Me for Entrepreneurship

Building your idea into a business is an uncertain mission. Core values that don't bend under pressure are indispensable.

When SMART Goals Don't Work, Here's What to Do Instead

For tackling a lofty aspiration, such as embarking on a business area that's a passion, try a more intrinsic method to set objectives, forging an emotional connection.

J.D. Power: How I Stayed True to My Values Over 50 Years

At every stage you'll face expectations to conform to different corporate cultures. You must weigh them against your sense of ethics.

Why 'Don't Take It Personally' Is BS

It's okay to have passion be a driver to start your own business. You just need to make sure it doesn't cloud your judgment.

What Does Your Company Stand For?

The road to excellence begins with defining and embracing a positive, effective company culture.

3 Clever Ways to Say Thanks This Turkey Day

While brownies are always a good idea, here are three potentially longer lasting ways to say thanks to key people in your business life.

From Profit to Purpose: Making the Shift From Me to We

Raj Lahoti on turning obstacles into opportunities.

What's Your Financial Personality?

Being aware of your 'money personality' may help you make better choices for your business.

Tech Investor: Courage Is an Entrepreneur's Most Important Quality

Why a founding partner of a Silicon Valley powerhouse venture capital firm holds this above honesty or integrity.

How Gary Vaynerchuk Puts Family First

The successful entrepreneur talks about cultivating his legacy. An interview with Bryan Elliott in 'Behind the Brand.'

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