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When It Comes to Sales, the Phone Is Your Most Powerful Tool
Sales Strategies

When It Comes to Sales, the Phone Is Your Most Powerful Tool

Here are three simple, yet important tips on how to handle phone calls properly and help you increase your business immediately.
Grant Cardone
5 Must-Dos Before Becoming an Entrepreneur
Entrepreneurs

5 Must-Dos Before Becoming an Entrepreneur

Put yourself in the right mindset -- otherwise, you'll spend most of your time struggling to keep your head above water.
Why SMART Goals Suck
Goals

Why SMART Goals Suck

Abiding by this well-worn system can hold you back from achieving your full potential.
Matt Mayberry
A Father-Son Team Raises $10 Million for Their Beekeeping Invention on Indiegogo
IndieGoGo

A Father-Son Team Raises $10 Million for Their Beekeeping Invention on Indiegogo

The Australian entrepreneurs set out to raise $70,000 for their Flow Hive honey-harvesting system. They have raised 14,720 percent of that goal.
Catherine Clifford
8 Successful Online Entrepreneurs You Should Be Following
Inspiration

8 Successful Online Entrepreneurs You Should Be Following

Spark some inspiration from these individuals' real-life business experiences.
Thomas Smale
8 Startups That Are Making Waves By Solving Big Problems
Success Stories

8 Startups That Are Making Waves By Solving Big Problems

If you want to be successful as a business owner, you've got to solve common issues.
Sujan Patel
7 Million-Dollar Habits of the Super Successful
Habits

7 Million-Dollar Habits of the Super Successful

The most successful people credit their success to the persisting energy bolts of action that we call 'habits.'
Joel Brown
From Pennies to Millions: What It Felt Like to Make Money for the First Time
Success Stories

From Pennies to Millions: What It Felt Like to Make Money for the First Time

In 2005, Susan Petersen and her husband felt like an $86 income tax refund was enough to make them rich. Today, she's at the helm of a multimillion-dollar business. Here's what that ride felt like.
Catherine Clifford
Entrepreneurs and Hustlers Are 2 Tracks on the Same Record
Success Stories

Entrepreneurs and Hustlers Are 2 Tracks on the Same Record

A former DJ at one of New York's largest hip-hop radio stations shares how he blazed a path to success.
Cipha Sounds
The Crazy, True-Life Adventures of Norway's Most Radical Billionaire
Success Stories

The Crazy, True-Life Adventures of Norway's Most Radical Billionaire

Fred Olsen is both the owner of Timex and its most successful watch designer. He's also a world-class sailor and an oil industry pioneer, and was rumored to have inspired a Simpsons character.
10 Great Autobiographies From the Brightest Minds in Business
Books

10 Great Autobiographies From the Brightest Minds in Business

The best way to get ahead in business? Learn from others with these personal looks into their motivations, successes, failures and lessons learned.
Sujan Patel
Can You Tell These 10 Stories?
Success Stories

Can You Tell These 10 Stories?

When meeting with a prospective client or employer, you need to be able to tell stories, relate and illustrate your success.
20 Motivational Quotes from Legendary Entrepreneurs, Leaders and Visionaries (Infographic)
Infographics

20 Motivational Quotes from Legendary Entrepreneurs, Leaders and Visionaries (Infographic)

Feeling like a failure? Gain some perspective with help from these famous quotes.
Catherine Clifford
Biz Stone to Aspiring Entrepreneurs: If You're Not Emotionally Invested, Don't Do It
If I Knew Then

Biz Stone to Aspiring Entrepreneurs: If You're Not Emotionally Invested, Don't Do It

For our series, 'If I Knew Then,' the Twitter co-founder and Jelly Industries CEO says that while success isn't guaranteed with emotional investment, you're more likely to fail without it.
Nina Zipkin