Entrepreneurs

10 Insights from 10 Years Running a Business
Startup Basics

10 Insights from 10 Years Running a Business

If you aren't afraid to fail, quit your day job, hire people smarter than yourself or work very hard, you can succeed.
Aaron Skonnard
How to Get Your Startup Past the Debbie Downers
The Grind

How to Get Your Startup Past the Debbie Downers

After skincare line S.W. Basics met with Target, the founder got a mixed receptions: some people cheered and others were scared for her business. Here is how she dealt with it.
Adina Grigore
Want to Start a Business Fresh Out of College? Try Freelancing First.
Freelancers

Want to Start a Business Fresh Out of College? Try Freelancing First.

While being an entrepreneur can be thought of as a sexy career path, it can be tough. To test the waters, start out freelancing.
Peter Cannone
How a 640-Pound Stash of Nail Polish Turned Essie Into a Household Name
Success Stories

How a 640-Pound Stash of Nail Polish Turned Essie Into a Household Name

Essie Weingarten, the entrepreneur behind the wildly popular nail polish line, grew her childhood passion into a multimillion-dollar brand.
Catherine Clifford
What You Need to Make Business Work With Your Spouse
Marriage

What You Need to Make Business Work With Your Spouse

The 5 traits that make a 24/7 relationship more joy then job.
Doug and Polly White
Small-Business Owners Are Getting More Optimistic. Are You? (Infographic)
Entrepreneurs

Small-Business Owners Are Getting More Optimistic. Are You? (Infographic)

Things are looking up for small-business owners – or so they think. Here's why.
Kate Taylor
Your Papers, Please! Registering Your Business in Multiple States
Legal

Your Papers, Please! Registering Your Business in Multiple States

Registering your business in more than one state is a chore but much easier than dealing with the problems if you don't.
Nellie Akalp
Personal Branding

Your Tone of Voice Can Boost or Bruise Your Personal Brand

You should always watch your words, but also be mindful of how you say your words.
Jim Joseph
10 Inspirational Quotes From Literary Legend Maya Angelou
Leadership

10 Inspirational Quotes From Literary Legend Maya Angelou

Having suffered from heart problems for some time, Angelou passed away at her home in Winston-Salem, N.C., this morning at age 86.
Geoff Weiss
How This Wildly Popular Web Series Made It Big
Video

How This Wildly Popular Web Series Made It Big

The creators of 'Submissions Only,' a comedy web series that airs on BroadwayWorld.com, have struck a sweet spot with audiences well beyond the theater world.
Nina Zipkin
Break Out the Office Cake. It Could Change Your Company.
Productivity

Break Out the Office Cake. It Could Change Your Company.

The best leaders understand that work celebrations build trust, engagement and collaboration.
Judith E. Glaser
Crawl Out of Your Hotel Room 'Rock' and Embrace Networking
Networking

Crawl Out of Your Hotel Room 'Rock' and Embrace Networking

For those who don't naturally spark conversations with every person they encounter, here are four steps to take.
Jeff Shore
5 Things Productive Entrepreneurs Do Each Day
Productivity

5 Things Productive Entrepreneurs Do Each Day

Successful leaders cultivate effective daily habits to provide them with that extra advantage.
John Rampton
The Professional Dilemma: Passion or Pay?
Passion

The Professional Dilemma: Passion or Pay?

These two entrepreneurs took risks and left the corporate lives behind. Now, they don't have to make that choice.
Matthew Toren