News and Articles About Resilience

Young 'Trep on Launching 25 Businesses in 25 Weeks: 'I'm Loving Every Second'
Young Entrepreneurs

Young 'Trep on Launching 25 Businesses in 25 Weeks: 'I'm Loving Every Second'

We checked in with 29-year-old Colin Grussing, who announced an ambitious plan in March to launch a new business every week for the next year.
Geoff Weiss
This Business Has Been Fiercely Independent Since 1776
Independence Day

This Business Has Been Fiercely Independent Since 1776

The owners of Connecticut's Griswold Inn explain why staying family-owned is their plan for business -- for the next 100 years.
Jason Fell
When Hiring, Take a Cue From the NBA and Look for Performance and Character
Hiring

When Hiring, Take a Cue From the NBA and Look for Performance and Character

Billion-dollar sports franchises conduct in-depth background checks and administer personality profiles for possible draft picks. Here are eight things they look for.
John Brubaker
In the Face of Sudden Tragedy, How This CEO Was Able to Rise Anew
Resilience

In the Face of Sudden Tragedy, How This CEO Was Able to Rise Anew

Just three weeks after moving to Atlanta for her very first CEO role, JuE Wong's husband died of a heart attack. This is her remarkable story.
Geoff Weiss
How Entrepreneurs Can Cope With Rejection Online
Rejection

How Entrepreneurs Can Cope With Rejection Online

With our digitally connected world, a failure or misstep can be noted on the Internet and telegraphed instantly in a dramatic fashion. Here's what to do.
John Rampton
Half-Witted or Heroic? Man Fights Off Shark, Sutures His Own Wounds, Then Throws Back a Beer
Leadership

Half-Witted or Heroic? Man Fights Off Shark, Sutures His Own Wounds, Then Throws Back a Beer

If you thought building a business required resilience, consider the tale of a 24-year-old New Zealand doctor who fought off a shark attack, sutured his own wounds and then threw back a beer.
Geoff Weiss
PopTech's Andrew Zolli on Resilience and Solving World Problems
Growth Strategies

PopTech's Andrew Zolli on Resilience and Solving World Problems

The executive director of PopTech, which hosts an annual conference in Camden, Maine, talks about trends in social entrepreneurship and how to thrive amid disruption.
Amy S. Choi
Editor's Note: A Defining Moment
Entrepreneurs

Editor's Note: A Defining Moment

Bad things happen. Emerge from these times as a better version of yourself.
Amy Cosper
How One Family Business Stays Independent
Growth Strategies

How One Family Business Stays Independent

For six generations, the Gruccis have built a multimillion dollar fireworks business while keeping ownership in the family.
Jason Fell
Famous 'Trep Failures -- and Comebacks
Leadership

Famous 'Trep Failures -- and Comebacks

Inspirational business icons who overcame major obstacles before finding legendary success.
Sara Blakely on Resilience
Leadership

Sara Blakely on Resilience

The founder of Spanx opens up about what drives her -- and the critical life lesson she learned early on.
Teri Evans