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Entrepreneurship Is Not About Problem Solving
Problem Solving

Entrepreneurship Is Not About Problem Solving

Tom Sosnoff, co-CEO and founder of tastytrade, says you can't be afraid to do your own thing. Sometimes you just have to follow your own instinct and just go for it.
Distinguish Between Being an Approachable Leader and Being a Friend
Leadership

Distinguish Between Being an Approachable Leader and Being a Friend

CEO of Tanvas Greg Topel stresses the difference between having a balance of a life outside of work and the need to be a leader.
You Have to Learn to Get Along With Everybody
Client Relationship Management

You Have to Learn to Get Along With Everybody

Bill McCabe, president and CEO of Eicoff, has learned to always look through the eyes of a client and do what is best for them.
When It Comes to Your Business, Never Assume You Know Something
Leadership

When It Comes to Your Business, Never Assume You Know Something

Jim Heininger, founder of Dixon|James, stresses the importance of always confirming information as as standard business practice.
How This CEO Learned to Set His Ego Aside and Let Employees Do Their Jobs
Growth Strategies

How This CEO Learned to Set His Ego Aside and Let Employees Do Their Jobs

Gary Cohen, CEO of EZLinks Golf LLC, says hiring employees that knew more than him has helped drive positive changes in his business.
Make the Hard Decisions Fast to Avoid Anxiety
Leadership

Make the Hard Decisions Fast to Avoid Anxiety

Lisa Strasman, president of NCSA Athletic Recruiting, says she's never regretted making quick decisions.
Without Trust There Is No Meaningful Relationship
Relationships

Without Trust There Is No Meaningful Relationship

Cyclone Energy Group President and CEO Benjamin "Benny" Skelton says people should not be treated as a commodity in business.
People Don't Perform Best When Not Inspired
Leadership

People Don't Perform Best When Not Inspired

Bob Habeeb, president and CEO of First Hospitality Group, Inc., says the best companies have the happiest employees.
Why You Can't Get Out of Hard Work
Work Ethic

Why You Can't Get Out of Hard Work

Will Flanagan, general manager of Chicago Inno, says there really no trick around working hard and you just know when you are.
Why It's Important Not to Say No Right Away
Networking

Why It's Important Not to Say No Right Away

Steve Miller, Partner and co-founder of Origin, says building relationships within your professional network will allow you to grow.
Adapting is the Key to a Successful Business
Lessons

Adapting is the Key to a Successful Business

Kimberly Eberl, CEO and founder of Motion PR, knows that in PR there is always change, so either you can adapt to the changes or you die as a company.
Why We Learn More from Tough Bosses
Leadership Qualities

Why We Learn More from Tough Bosses

CEO of Narrative Science, Stuart Frankel, explains why a little bit of humility goes a long way.
The Simple Way to Succeed? Take Care Of People and Make Sure They're Happy.
Happiness

The Simple Way to Succeed? Take Care Of People and Make Sure They're Happy.

Donnie Madia, restaurateur and owner of One Off Hospitality Group, discusses the most important lesson he learned from family members.
How This Executive Learned to Empower Others
Growth Strategies

How This Executive Learned to Empower Others

Sentact COO Chris Dube discusses the challenges he faced transitioning from the provider side to the technology side of his business.
Be 100% Committed or Don't Do It
Hiring Employees

Be 100% Committed or Don't Do It

As a business scales, Adam Robinson, co-founder and CEO of Hireology, says it is critical to hire the right people, and get out of the way.