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Want to Be Successful? Quit Being So Positive.
Positive Thinking

Want to Be Successful? Quit Being So Positive.

If you're the type of person who only sees the bright side of life, be prepared to not be able to face the reality you need.
Steve Tobak
If You Want Great Results, You Need to Be Committed
Success Strategies

If You Want Great Results, You Need to Be Committed

Having an interest is good, but it won't get you very far. The same goes for the people who work for you.
Joe Judson
Want to Make More Money? Marry the Right Person.
Marriage

Want to Make More Money? Marry the Right Person.

Things like your boss, your education and your industry are all important when it comes to attaining greater earning power and success. But there's one more factor you might not have considered.
Jeff Haden
Successful Entrepreneurs Exude Courage
Courage

Successful Entrepreneurs Exude Courage

Business leaders who want to reach the greatest triumphs share a common love of this essential trait.
Kelsey Ramsden
Considering an Online Business? Read This First.
Starting a Business

Considering an Online Business? Read This First.

Your odds of being successful in any Web-enabled field are much lower than you realize, especially if you conform to all the popular groupthink.
Steve Tobak
It's OK to Be Great: Why Entrepreneurs Deserve to Stand Out
Entrepreneurial Spirit

It's OK to Be Great: Why Entrepreneurs Deserve to Stand Out

In a path that's marked with extreme highs and lows, blending in isn't -- and shouldn't be -- an option.
Amy Cosper
5 Words Successful (and Happy) People Never Use
Success

5 Words Successful (and Happy) People Never Use

The biggest difference between people like us and people who do things we would like to do is they didn't reflexively decide to put up their own barriers.
Jeff Haden
How I Won My First Big Customer
Success

How I Won My First Big Customer

I went out on a limb and made a commitment no one else would make. That made all the difference in my career.
Steve Tobak
5 College Degrees That Prepare You for Small-Business Success
Schools

5 College Degrees That Prepare You for Small-Business Success

Even those ridiculed liberal arts degrees are a better foundation for being an entrepreneur than many despairing graduates realize.
John Rampton
We Should Never Forgive the Horror of ShipYourEnemiesGlitter
Entrepreneurship

We Should Never Forgive the Horror of ShipYourEnemiesGlitter

An entrepreneur squandered an opportunity most innovators only dream about. This is unforgivable.
Ray Hennessey
The Truth About What It Means to Be Successful
Success

The Truth About What It Means to Be Successful

The pressure to have a goal, to have success, will take you further and further from success.
James Altucher
Want to Be Successful? Quit Slacking Off.
Success

Want to Be Successful? Quit Slacking Off.

Stop screwing around and calling it work. Yeah, I'm talking to you.
Steve Tobak
4 Challenges That Make First-Time Success Hard to Repeat
Leadership

4 Challenges That Make First-Time Success Hard to Repeat

Failure famously teaches valuable lessons but if at first you succeed, do you even bother to try again?
Tor Constantino