Entrepreneurial Mindset

Starting a Business

7 Misconceptions About Entrepreneurship

You may expect that success will come fast (or not at all). You may see entrepreneurship as an easy way to get rich. But these assumptions are false.
Entrepreneurial Mindset

What to Do When You Realize Entrepreneurship Isn't Your Dream Job

Feeling down, disgruntled, disappointed? You may just need a vacation. Or you may need a whole new career. Here's how to tell.
Movies

7 Inspiring Documentaries Every Business Owner Must Watch

What's better on a hot summer night than a cold beer and a cool documentary streaming on the tube?
Young Entrepreneur

5 Life Lessons Your Kid Will Learn as a Young Entrepreneur

Experience is the best teacher. Early business ventures build children's capacity to balance risks, overcome challenges as they work toward goals and cope with the disappointment of failure.
Cars

Why I Refuse to Own a Car

This Entrepreneur contributor figures he saves 8.2 hours a week not owning a car. That's 426 more hours per year he can work on his business.
Entrepreneurial Mindset

7 Things Successful Entrepreneurs Believe

Start with "Anything is possible" and proceed from there.
Happiness

Why I Chose to Become a Homeless Entrepreneur

Getting rid of things -- like a home -- can be a deeply energizing experience, giving you a sense of control and ownership over the direction of your life
Startup Success Stories

Stop Worrying About What You Don't Know and Just Focus on Opportunities

Making your startup a success has far more to do with the what you'll figure out than what you already know.
Entrepreneur Mindset

7 Mental Blocks Preventing Your Success

You don't have to let self-doubt, fear and lack of focus complicate your life and stagnate your business growth.
Stress Management

7 Lessons From NASCAR That Helped Me Quit Worrying and Love Stress

Even for people who don't watch auto racing, like me, I find this analogy useful to think about during stressful times.
Theater

6 Tips From the Improv Stage You Can Apply to Your Business

Improv isn't just for theatrical actors; it can teach your employees, too.
Entrepreneurial Mindset

7 Things Entrepreneur Dads (and Moms) Can Learn From Kids

Curiosity, creativity, and the view that that giant moving box is an impenetrable fortress are only a few of the things kids can teach us.
Entrepreneurial Mindset

7 Reasons Why Your Salaried Job Is Like Crack Cocaine

Start each morning with the following mantra: 'I am a salary addict.'
Introverts

Why Introverts May Be Better at Business Than Extroverts.

Consider introverts' ability to focus, think critically and listen.