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Teen With Cerebral Palsy Inspires Nike to Design Zip-Around Sneakers for the Disabled
Design

Teen With Cerebral Palsy Inspires Nike to Design Zip-Around Sneakers for the Disabled

What began as a request from a Florida high school student has now become a full-fledged Nike product.
Geoff Weiss
Marathons & Mud Runs. Great Business, But Where's The Tech?
Technology

Marathons & Mud Runs. Great Business, But Where's The Tech?

Endurance racing is more popular than ever. Trouble is, there is a lack of real technology hooks in ticketing and social media.
William Litvack
Is Your Ego Limiting Your Ability to Succeed?
Success Strategies

Is Your Ego Limiting Your Ability to Succeed?

When you give up your need to win, everything falls into place and you can focus on what truly matters.
Jeremy Bloom
Don't Waste Your Focus on Things You Can't Control
Entrepreneur Mindset

Don't Waste Your Focus on Things You Can't Control

Some pro golfers complained that this year's U.S. Open course was too hard. They should have focused on playing better.
John Brubaker
7 Leadership Qualities of a True Champion
Leadership Qualities

7 Leadership Qualities of a True Champion

Jonathan Toews, captain of the Stanley Cup-winning Chicago Blackhawks, personifies servant leadership.
Tom Gimbel
Want to Be a Successful Franchisee? Learn How to Rebound From Failure.
Franchise Players

Want to Be a Successful Franchisee? Learn How to Rebound From Failure.

An athlete's ability to come back from failure has been a useful skill for Beau Reed as a Mosquito Joe franchisee.
Kate Taylor
Why This Fantasy Sports Company Is a Dream Come True for Fans
100 Brilliant Companies

Why This Fantasy Sports Company Is a Dream Come True for Fans

Bigger, stronger, faster: FanDuel is fantasy sports on steroids.
Jason Ankeny
Work the Cut to Win in Both the Ring and in Sales
Sales

Work the Cut to Win in Both the Ring and in Sales

Always going for a knockout is a losing strategy. The pros know that little moves build up to success.
John Brubaker
This Pro Boxer Is a Business Champion
Money

This Pro Boxer Is a Business Champion

Many professional athletes go broke soon after retirement. Miguel Cotto is doing things differently.
Eric Samson
NFL Names 41-Year-Old Mother of Three Its First Full-Time Female Referee
Hiring

NFL Names 41-Year-Old Mother of Three Its First Full-Time Female Referee

Having officiated games for nearly 20 years, Sarah Thomas says she's encountered surprisingly little resistance and never set out to be a trailblazer.
Geoff Weiss
Was Hostess' Bizarre #OpeningDay Tweet an Epic Fail or Savvy Social Media Marketing?
Social Media

Was Hostess' Bizarre #OpeningDay Tweet an Epic Fail or Savvy Social Media Marketing?

Though the Twitterverse initially reeled at the post, Hostess insists it's having the last laugh.
Geoff Weiss
15 Motivational Quotes From Legends in Sports
Motivation

15 Motivational Quotes From Legends in Sports

From baseball to football and swimming, these sports legends know a thing or two about drive, competition and going all the way.
Jason Fell
How This 14-Year-Old Entrepreneur Is Making Adults Question Their Life Choices by Being Ridiculously Awesome
Young Entrepreneurs

How This 14-Year-Old Entrepreneur Is Making Adults Question Their Life Choices by Being Ridiculously Awesome

Rachel Zietz is the founder and owner of Gladiator Lacrosse. In school, sales and sports, she plays to win.
Carly Okyle
How This Olympian Built Up His Ability to Take On Adversity
Overcoming Obstacles

How This Olympian Built Up His Ability to Take On Adversity

Bouncing back from failure is a key skill for entrepreneurs – and one that takes practice.
Kate Taylor