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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
Success Can Come at Any Age. Just Look at These 6 Successful Entrepreneurs.
Success Stories

Success Can Come at Any Age. Just Look at These 6 Successful Entrepreneurs.

While much attention is thrown at the teen genius or the college dropout, it's important to remember that often the wiser among us can more easily navigate the road to success.
Sujan Patel
How 5 Gen Y'ers Went From Uncertainty to Success
Success Stories

How 5 Gen Y'ers Went From Uncertainty to Success

These tales of inspiration should prompt you to ask yourself, 'is this all there is for me?'
Dan Feld
5 Points of Success Entrepreneurs Can Learn From a Masked Street Artist
Grow Your Business

5 Points of Success Entrepreneurs Can Learn From a Masked Street Artist

New York City-based 'Alec Monopoly' gets paid to paint and has partnered with huge brands and celebrities.
Jonathan Long
The 3 Secrets That Have Led Me to Success
Success Strategies

The 3 Secrets That Have Led Me to Success

Get the inside scoop on the three traits I've discovered have been the key to a life of an entrepreneur.
Adam Toren
Magic Johnson: The Businessman Behind the Basketball Legend
Success Stories

Magic Johnson: The Businessman Behind the Basketball Legend

The basketball great is just the second person to be honored with Sports Illustrated's Sportsman of the Year Legacy Award.
Benjamin Snyder