Entrepreneur Mindset

Innovators

How Being an Outlier Set Me on My Entrepreneurial Path

An entrepreneur born in a small Indian village explains that thinking outside the box comes naturally when you're born to see things from the outside looking in.
Leadership Qualities

5 Key Characteristics Every Entrepreneur Should Have

If you're aspiring to start your own company, see how many of these vital personality traits you possess.
Success

The Secret Sauce of Successful Entrepreneurs? It's All in Their Head.

For entrepreneurs to succeed they need to fix their mindset.
Emotions

Get Angry! Be Passionate! Your Emotions Are Vital to Success.

Emotion is what gets people to invest in you, buy your products and help you on your entrepreneurial journey. Here's how to harness it.
Traits

The 7 Traits of Successful Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurs are a diverse bunch. The best ones, however, share a collection of characteristics -- from tenacity to the ability to tolerate risk -- that are crucial to any successful venture.
Growth Strategies

Why Growing Your Business Is All About Perspective

For our series The Grind, entrepreneur Greg Connolly explains how changing his mentality helped him become a better entrepreneur.
Starting a Business

The Startup Turning Point: When You Need to Ask for Help

The stories of entrepreneurs who needed just one big breakthrough, and the four scenarios that got them there.
Entrepreneurs

Forget the Flu: Entrepreneurship May Be Viral

A new study by the Kauffman Foundation suggests that knowing an entrepreneur might convince you to become one.
Growth Strategies

Why Everyone Will Have to Become an Entrepreneur (Infographic)

From those doing manual labor to those in the C-suite, workers of all kinds are facing more pressure to embrace an entrepreneurial way of thinking.
Leadership

5 Ways to Train Yourself to Be a Great Leader

Being a strong leader isn't about what you know, it's about what you do. From the way you dress to how you respond to feedback, here are five ways to train yourself to lead like a champ.
Innovation Now

Dominate Your Industry: How to Become the Best in Your Field

Robert Greene, author of 'The 48 Laws of Power,' talks to Entrepreneur.com about how to become a master.
Entrepreneurs

Is Corporate America a Startup?

People are hacking corporate culture. But are they entrepreneurs?
Entrepreneurs

Veterans Tackle the Challenges of Entrepreneurship

New programs help veterans harness their unique skills -- including determination, creative problem-solving and risk tolerance -- to overcome the challenges of starting a business.
Leadership

Tech Investor: Courage Is an Entrepreneur's Most Important Quality

Why a founding partner of a Silicon Valley powerhouse venture capital firm holds this above honesty or integrity.
Innovation Now

What Does the 'Creativity Crisis' Mean for Innovation?

Newsweek reported that our country is facing a creativity crisis. What does it mean for the future of entrepreneurship in America and what can we do about it now?