Stephen Key

Stephen Key

Entrepreneur Leadership Network Contributor
Co-Founder of inventRight; Author of One Simple Idea Series

More From Stephen Key

Partnerships

13 Tips to Create the Perfect Partnership

Creating the perfect partnership takes understanding, significant effort and above all a sincere desire to make it work.
Entrepreneurs

9 New Year's Resolutions for Every Entrepreneur

The date provides a good excuse to put the past year into perspective and to explicitly declare what you want for the future.
Adapt to Bounce Forward

8 Gifts Entrepreneurs Should Give Themselves This Holiday Season

Mind you, these aren't gifts you have to purchase -- so you have no excuses not to try to enjoy them.
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.
Ready for Anything

Minimize the Impact of Your Mistakes With These 6 Strategies

Yes, mistakes will be made. But you do have some degree of control over how much they affect your business.
Personal Improvement

Successful Entrepreneurs Challenge Themselves. Here's 5 Ways to Do That.

In today's world, you need to be current, mentally fit and actively involved in running your business.
Adapt to Bounce Forward

Why This Entrepreneur Hates the Holidays

How do you deal with time off when you're obsessed with work?
Networking

Be Wary of These 8 Behaviors That Could Signal Later Troubles

When you are considering working with a new person, watch out for these red flags.
Problem Behaviors

Don't Delude Yourself. These 3 Common Behaviors Hold Your Business Back.

These actions are easy to fall into, we've come up with seemingly reasonable excuses for them.
Starting a Business

The Formula for a Thriving Product Business

There are four factors successful entrepreneurs have in common. The man behind a recent Kickstarter campaign for a new set of games provides a great example.
Inventions

Have a Quirky Idea? Submit It to This Quick-to-Market Website.

If you have a dream of a new product and fall into one of these three scenarios, Quirky might be a good platform for you.
Customer Service

6 Qualities Smart Businesses Strive to Embody

These days, it's not enough to have a product or service people like and treat your customers well.
Starting a Business

4 Questions You Must Think Critically About Before Starting a Business

Don't fly blind and rapidly spend your hard-earned cash on an idea that may never work out.
Networking

Meeting the Right People Is Worth It, Even If You Have to Pay for Access

Networking isn't a matter of luck and it isn't just a matter of income. Use these five tips to improve your chances of making a great connection.
Management

5 Key Reasons Projects Fail

Wondering why that well-intentioned initiative won't get off the ground? Maybe some of these factors are at play.