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Why You Must Embrace the Danger of Adventure to Lead Effectively
Entrepreneur Mindset

Why You Must Embrace the Danger of Adventure to Lead Effectively

To live wondering "what if I had…?" is far more excruciating than any of the perils you'll face in your adventure.
Matthew Gonnering
Starting a Business in 2016? Avoid These 5 'Beginner' Mistakes.
Mistakes

Starting a Business in 2016? Avoid These 5 'Beginner' Mistakes.

Forget those instant millionaires on 'Shark Tank' and embrace the reality of how hard it is to be a real entrepreneur.
Jonathan Long
Matchmaking Isn't Just for Dating. It's a Model for Many New Businesses.
Starting a Business

Matchmaking Isn't Just for Dating. It's a Model for Many New Businesses.

Putting two people together is as old as time, and a great business model for many companies.
Susan Solovic
Why Daymond John of 'Shark Tank' Believes in 'the Power of Broke'
Success Stories

Why Daymond John of 'Shark Tank' Believes in 'the Power of Broke'

This famous investor got his start sweeping up in a Queens bodega after school. Now, he's a best-selling author.
Geoff Woods
10 Answers That Will Make Your Startup Plan Worthy of Investment
Ready To Launch

10 Answers That Will Make Your Startup Plan Worthy of Investment

Having all the answers when you pitch investors will lead them to ask only one question: ""How soon can I sign up?"
Martin Zwilling
7 Things That Define Exceptional Founding Teams
Ready To Launch

7 Things That Define Exceptional Founding Teams

When a business is launched, every member of the team is crucial to success. Picking those people is the founders primary job.
Alex Iskold
Daymond John Tips Mark Cuban Out of the 'Tank'
Shark Tank Weekly

Daymond John Tips Mark Cuban Out of the 'Tank'

A take-it-or-leave-it offer to invest cuts off Cuban from making his usual last-minute surprise bid.
Brian O'Connor
4 Tactics for Making Your New Business Seem More Established
Ready To Launch

4 Tactics for Making Your New Business Seem More Established

If your business is just getting off the ground, it doesn't have to appear that way.
Lauren Hooker
How a Glue Developer Turned Bad Luck Into a DIY Sensation
Business Unusual

How a Glue Developer Turned Bad Luck Into a DIY Sensation

Jane ni Dhulchaointigh turned a sticky situation into a successful business in five steps.
Grant Davis
Industry Snapshot: A Quick Look at the Specialty Food Industry
Ready To Launch

Industry Snapshot: A Quick Look at the Specialty Food Industry

If you're thinking of starting a specialty food business, start by taking a closer look at the options available in the current industry.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
The 15 Most Profitable Small-Business Industries
Growing Industries

The 15 Most Profitable Small-Business Industries

At the top of the heap is accounting and tax services -- plus other industries with low startup costs, according to report.
Carolyn Sun
7 Creative Ways Regular People Made $1 Million
How to Become a Millionaire

7 Creative Ways Regular People Made $1 Million

While your best bet to accumulate wealth is to curb your spending, start investing and develop "rich habits," there are some less conventional ways to make millions relatively quickly.
4 Steps to Better Protect Your Ideas
Intellectual Property

4 Steps to Better Protect Your Ideas

Brainpower is good. Brainpower you own is far better.
A Look Inside An Unlikely Journey: From Olympic Skier and NFL Player to Tech Entrepreneur
Jeremy Bloom

A Look Inside An Unlikely Journey: From Olympic Skier and NFL Player to Tech Entrepreneur

When Jeremy Bloom told his Wharton professor he wanted to launch a software company, his teacher told him to, 'Go lose somebody else's money first.'
Catherine Clifford