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Meet Luxury Retreats, the Airbnb of the World's Most Lavish Mansions
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Meet Luxury Retreats, the Airbnb of the World's Most Lavish Mansions

How a teen entrepreneur's secret trip to paradise gave birth to an online vacation rental business ahead of its time.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
There Are Only 2 Guiding Principles for All Entrepreneurs
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There Are Only 2 Guiding Principles for All Entrepreneurs

Increase the experiments and shorten the feedback cycle. That's it.
Jurgen Appelo
LuminAID Founders Light up the Darkness, and Their Sales
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LuminAID Founders Light up the Darkness, and Their Sales

A deal with 'Shark Tank''s Mark Cuban more than doubled these entrepreneurs' sales for a disaster-relief retail product.
Brian O'Connor
Who You Hire Is the Key to Sustaining Your Company Culture
Inspiring Your Team

Who You Hire Is the Key to Sustaining Your Company Culture

The only way a founder can keep the company true to the original vision is by making sure each new employee embodies its core values. That way, your company culture will permeate every decision - even after you're gone.
Elise Mitchell
Don't Focus So Much on Success You Never See Your Friends and Family
Friends and Family

Don't Focus So Much on Success You Never See Your Friends and Family

True entrepreneurial success is deftly managing business demands so well that you keep close to the people who love you.
Timothy Sykes
7 Easy Ways for Entrepreneurs to Boost Motivation Every Day
Motivation

7 Easy Ways for Entrepreneurs to Boost Motivation Every Day

Staying motivated is a daily choice to see the significance in what others could grind you down.
Murray Newlands
Airbnb Deletes Listing for $200 Igloo Constructed During Winter Storm Jonas
Airbnb

Airbnb Deletes Listing for $200 Igloo Constructed During Winter Storm Jonas

'Unfortunately, your igloo, while very well constructed, has failed to meet our occupancy standards,' the company told the structure's creator.
Geoff Weiss
How Storytelling Bad Boy Tucker Max Grossed $600K in Just 6 Months
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How Storytelling Bad Boy Tucker Max Grossed $600K in Just 6 Months

Being authentic and admitting his mistakes, along with the branding strategy, or lack thereof, that he crafted led to success.
Eric Siu
Being Hyper-Obsessed With Winning Can Prevent You From Doing Just That
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Being Hyper-Obsessed With Winning Can Prevent You From Doing Just That

Jeremy Bloom is a two-time Olympian and 11-time World Cup gold medalist skier, a former NFL football player and now an entrepreneur. He has a lot of wins at his back.
Catherine Clifford
Bedding With a Masculine Bent? This Founder Wants to Reinvent a Category for Men -- Again.
Second Acts

Bedding With a Masculine Bent? This Founder Wants to Reinvent a Category for Men -- Again.

The Tie Bar founder Greg Shugar is hoping to strike lightning twice with his latest upstart, Thread Experiment.
Geoff Weiss
Stop Learning About Entrepreneurship and Start Doing the Work
Procrastination

Stop Learning About Entrepreneurship and Start Doing the Work

Past a certain point reading another book about success or taking one more motivational class is simply procrastinating.
Kimanzi Constable
The 5 Most Damaging Marketing Mistakes New Entrepreneurs Make
Marketing Mistakes

The 5 Most Damaging Marketing Mistakes New Entrepreneurs Make

One thing to learn is that you can't market to everyone all at once, just because 'everyone' is the largest possible audience.
Jayson DeMers
What Makes a Successful Entrepreneur? Perseverance.
Perseverance

What Makes a Successful Entrepreneur? Perseverance.

Entrepreneurship is about being the last man standing. It's about having the determination, the discipline, and the cash to see it through.
Steve Tobak
4 Lies Your Parents Told You About Money and Life
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4 Lies Your Parents Told You About Money and Life

Mom and Dad gave you well intentioned, sincere, dead wrong advice. Now that you're a grown up, get real.
Daniel DiPiazza