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5 Things Every Entrepreneur Should Know About Risk-Taking
Taking risks

5 Things Every Entrepreneur Should Know About Risk-Taking

Focus on the known factors when you can, accept ambiguities -- and understand that failure is never the end of the road.
Larry Alton
4 Ways Documenting the Journey Has Become More Popular Than Celebrating the Outcome
Entrepreneur Mindset

4 Ways Documenting the Journey Has Become More Popular Than Celebrating the Outcome

Social media is all about demonstrating the work -- not just glorifying successes.
Matt Mayberry
Dare Great in Order to Be Great
Entrepreneur Mindset

Dare Great in Order to Be Great

You cannot be an entrepreneur if you are not capable of taking risks.
Matt Mayberry
5 Fears I Overcame to Become an Entrepreneur
Fear

5 Fears I Overcame to Become an Entrepreneur

Courage is more important than money when facing the risks inherent in starting a business.
Kimanzi Constable
Is Your Company Still Operating Like a Startup?
Ready To Launch

Is Your Company Still Operating Like a Startup?

We like to grow up, but there are benefits to running your sustainable business like you just opened the doors.
Nicholas Mohnacky
Deal or No Deal? Here Are 7 Ways Due Diligence Can Help Before a Final Commitment.
Closing Deals

Deal or No Deal? Here Are 7 Ways Due Diligence Can Help Before a Final Commitment.

Due diligence might sound daunting, but it's really just an in-depth common-sense risk analysis before closing a business deal.
Martin Zwilling
How Secondhand Clothing Gave This Woman a Second Chance
Franchises

How Secondhand Clothing Gave This Woman a Second Chance

Rita Cortese risked everything for her Plato's Closet franchise.
Gwen Moran
What Entrepreneurs Can Learn From 6 Country Music Icons
Entrepreneurs

What Entrepreneurs Can Learn From 6 Country Music Icons

Garth Brooks, Reba McEntire and Johnny Cash all fell down before standing up to become a few of the industry's greatest stars.
Brian Hughes
The Reality of Royalties
Small Business - Big Impact

The Reality of Royalties

An expert explains why investors ask for them and what that means for you and your company.
Don't Let Caution Turn to Cowardice. Leave Doubt Behind.
Doubt

Don't Let Caution Turn to Cowardice. Leave Doubt Behind.

You can't let yourself be paralyzed by the need to be as informed as possible lest you risk missing out on a key opportunity to grow your business.
Boland Jones
Bravery: The Entrepreneurship X Factor
Courage

Bravery: The Entrepreneurship X Factor

Courage is key when entering a field with so many unknowns.
Elise Mitchell
8 Ways to Think Like an Entrepreneur
Entrepreneur Mindset

8 Ways to Think Like an Entrepreneur

When it comes to entrepreneurship, it's not what you do -- it's your mindset that matters.
Shawn Osborne
No Pain, No Gain in Startups: Short-term Suffering Leads to Lasting Rewards
Ready To Launch

No Pain, No Gain in Startups: Short-term Suffering Leads to Lasting Rewards

You'll be broke and overworked in the beginning of a new business venture, but there will be lots of light at the end of the tunnel.
6 Ways Playing Poker Can Help You in Business (and 2 Ways It Can't)
Control What You Can

6 Ways Playing Poker Can Help You in Business (and 2 Ways It Can't)

Many skills needed in the game of poker translate well into being an entrepreneur. A couple don't.
John Roa