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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)
Productivity

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
6 Leaders Share the Secrets to SaaS Startup Success
Success Stories

6 Leaders Share the Secrets to SaaS Startup Success

From being the face of your startup to not just focusing on the freemium model, six leaders share what it takes to make it.
Aaron Orendorff
Mastermind James Altucher Reveals His Secret to Success
Success Stories

Mastermind James Altucher Reveals His Secret to Success

The serial entrepreneur, author and angel investor opens up about investing, podcasting and predicting the future.
Lewis Howes
Shark Tank's Barbara Corcoran: Real Winners Say 'Hit Me Again'
Overcoming Obstacles

Shark Tank's Barbara Corcoran: Real Winners Say 'Hit Me Again'

The real-estate mogul and startup investor knows how to fail -- and she's not afraid to do it.
Lauren Covello
5 Things 'America's Most Dangerous Underdog' Can Teach Us About Success
Leadership

5 Things 'America's Most Dangerous Underdog' Can Teach Us About Success

The most successful athletes are driven by the desire to accomplish their goals and hit new personal records, something business leaders should also be doing.
Phil Dumontet
The Story of a CEO Who Grew Up on Food Stamps
Entrepreneurs

The Story of a CEO Who Grew Up on Food Stamps

A businesswoman shares lessons from her hard climb -- from humble beginnings in North Dakota to running an Alabama marketing agency.
Chelsea Berler
3 Relatively Unknown, But Successful Founders Who Prove Entrepreneurship Is Open to All
Inspiration

3 Relatively Unknown, But Successful Founders Who Prove Entrepreneurship Is Open to All

Think being an epic entrepreneur is only open to the elite few? Here are three entrepreneurs who prove it's a lifestyle for anyone.
Adam Toren
How Your Daily Caffeine Fix Is a Silent Killer of Success
Productivity

How Your Daily Caffeine Fix Is a Silent Killer of Success

Drinking several cups of coffee a day is hurting your performance far more than it's helping it.
Travis Bradberry
Every CEO Can Learn Something About Leadership Watching These 11 Films
Movies

Every CEO Can Learn Something About Leadership Watching These 11 Films

This list of movies for winter watching offers plenty of lessons on the qualities that make good leaders and a happy life.
Murray Newlands