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Know When to Double Down in Business
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Know When to Double Down in Business

Running a startup can resemble playing a game of blackjack. Be savvy and strategic yet willing to take risks at the right moment.
Marty Fukuda
6 Tough and Timeless Startup Lessons
Startup Funding

6 Tough and Timeless Startup Lessons

Success requires the confidence to begin and the humilty to listen when trustworthy people tell you what isn't working.
Ankit Oberoi
10 Ways to Build a Creative Company Culture
Company Cultures

10 Ways to Build a Creative Company Culture

An atmosphere that's deliberately fluid and innovative can inspire your team to greater heights of accomplishment.
Oz Alon
Richard Branson on Why Entrepreneurship Favors the Bold
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Richard Branson on Why Entrepreneurship Favors the Bold

You will always miss the shots you don't take, so it pays to shoot often.
Richard Branson
Why Entrepreneurs Must Believe in Themselves
Confidence

Why Entrepreneurs Must Believe in Themselves

Reflecting back on his life, serial inventor Stephen Key recalls the importance of having confidence. Trust yourself to make good decisions, he advises. Have the courage to make changes when things don't feel right.
Stephen Key
5 Iconic Entrepreneurs and Their Business Gambles That Paid Off
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5 Iconic Entrepreneurs and Their Business Gambles That Paid Off

Success comes to those who work hard and aren't afraid to trust their luck.
Larry Alton
How to Make the Best Career Choice for You
Career Change

How to Make the Best Career Choice for You

Listen to yourself and explore all the possibilities. In the end, you'll know what makes sense.
Joel Libava
The 5 Elements of a Successful Franchise
Franchises

The 5 Elements of a Successful Franchise

There is no one perfect franchise, but there are many that have elements that lay the groundwork for success.
Joel Libava
Richard Branson on How to Be Your Own Boss
Leadership

Richard Branson on How to Be Your Own Boss

It takes courage and thoughtful risk-taking.
Richard Branson
4 Lessons on Staring Down Fear and Taking Risks from Tightrope-Walker Nik Wallenda
Taking risks

4 Lessons on Staring Down Fear and Taking Risks from Tightrope-Walker Nik Wallenda

Meticulous preparation and tireless practice, not bravado or recklessness, are the foundation of success when failure really is not an option.
Tor Constantino
Anytime Is a Great Time to Launch a Business -- If You Do This
Launching a Business

Anytime Is a Great Time to Launch a Business -- If You Do This

Consider these five steps so your company triumphs once out of the gates.
Jesse Torres
Here's Why You Need to Step Outside Your Comfort Zone
Careers

Here's Why You Need to Step Outside Your Comfort Zone

Career and professional growth don't just arrive at your doorstep without your taking the leap.
Natalie Bounassar
What Effective Leaders Do: Weekly Tips Roundup
Weekly Tips Roundup

What Effective Leaders Do: Weekly Tips Roundup

Start your week with these top tricks and secrets from Entrepreneur's online contributors.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Embrace Risk, If Only Because We Can't Avoid It
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Embrace Risk, If Only Because We Can't Avoid It

We exalt risk-takers as special but taking action without assurance of the outcome is part of life for everyone.
Warren Cassell, Jr.