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How Startup Founders Should Be Setting Long-Term Goals
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How Startup Founders Should Be Setting Long-Term Goals

Entrepreneurs need to understand what goals matter the most to their company and focus on setting goals, reviewing these milestones and seeking advice.
Matt Williams
Mario Batali and Gary Vaynerchuk on Doing Your Best Work
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Mario Batali and Gary Vaynerchuk on Doing Your Best Work

Check your work ethic. It might need an upgrade.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Entrepreneurs Should Aim to Improve This One Ability to Gain a Huge Advantage
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Entrepreneurs Should Aim to Improve This One Ability to Gain a Huge Advantage

There has never been a greater need for business owners to rapidly consume new information on various topics.
Thomas Smale
Want to Be Your Best? It Will Take the Hard Work of 'Deliberate Practice.'
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Want to Be Your Best? It Will Take the Hard Work of 'Deliberate Practice.'

Author and blogger Cal Newport shares his three secrets to finding fulfilling work.
Eric Siu
8 Tech Skills Entrepreneurs Must Have to Succeed
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8 Tech Skills Entrepreneurs Must Have to Succeed

Tech mastery is not invariably necessary to success launching a business but tech competence is indispensable.
John Rampton
13 Highly Useful Skills You Can Learn in a Minute
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13 Highly Useful Skills You Can Learn in a Minute

Everyone loves a good life hack, especially if it's super quick to pick up.
Rachel Gillett
Want to Take Your Business to the Next Level? Boost Your Marketing and Coding Skills.
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Want to Take Your Business to the Next Level? Boost Your Marketing and Coding Skills.

Thanks to the Internet, finding places to learn and build these skills conveniently and cost-effectively has never been easier.
10 Skills That Are Hard to Learn But Pay Off Forever
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10 Skills That Are Hard to Learn But Pay Off Forever

The best things in life may be free, but that doesn't mean they won't take time, sweat and perseverance to acquire.
Rachel Gillett
Amping Up Employee Tech Skills Is a Bargain With These 4 Tools
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Amping Up Employee Tech Skills Is a Bargain With These 4 Tools

Many inexpensive apps and online courses are available to teach skills that are in demand.
Heather R. Huhman
The 6 Skills Every Successful Entrepreneur Needs
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The 6 Skills Every Successful Entrepreneur Needs

If you could interview 200 of the top entrepreneurs in the country, do you think you'd find some similarities?
Lewis Howes
3 Mental Strategies That Can Get You Past a Business Failure Fast
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3 Mental Strategies That Can Get You Past a Business Failure Fast

If you can master these three key actions, you can get past any failure and move toward success.
Jeremy Bloom
20 Lists Every Entrepreneur Should Create
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20 Lists Every Entrepreneur Should Create

There is absolutely no way a leader can succeed without obsessively maintaining lists of resources and projects.
Andrew Cohen
The 4 Resources Every Professional Needs to Succeed
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The 4 Resources Every Professional Needs to Succeed

Careers, presuming a dollop of luck, are shaped by the relationships we build, skills we learn, our character and how hard we're willing to work.
Tor Constantino
3 Vital Things to Consider Before Starting a Business
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3 Vital Things to Consider Before Starting a Business

So you have the qualities needed to be an entrepreneur. But before you charge headlong into your own venture, think these issues through.
Doug and Polly White