Entrepreneurs

Top Advice from the Entrepreneurs of 2012
Growth Strategies

Top Advice from the Entrepreneurs of 2012

The winners of Entrepreneur's annual awards, handed out at Entrepreneur's Growth Conference in Dallas, offer a few key lessons that any business owner can -- and perhaps should -- take to heart.
Diana Ransom
Why Our Brains Like Short-Term Goals
Goals

Why Our Brains Like Short-Term Goals

Put an end to failed New Year's resolutions. The key to accomplishing a grand vision is to work your way there with small, manageable goals.
Monica Mehta
How to Stay Focused: Train Your Brain
How To

How to Stay Focused: Train Your Brain

Understand how your brain reacts to distractions and use these three tips to help you stay focused and get things done.
Nadia Goodman
Best Inspirational Words From Business Leaders in 2012
Entrepreneurs

Best Inspirational Words From Business Leaders in 2012

Take note of the wisdom offered up by these innovators, raconteurs and candid observers, and apply it to your own work going forward.
Entrepreneur Staff
Inside the Millionaire Mindset: Top 10 'Trep Talk Videos of 2012
Entrepreneurs

Inside the Millionaire Mindset: Top 10 'Trep Talk Videos of 2012

From Tony Hawk to Barbara Corcoran, we're counting down the most-popular video profiles of fascinating entrepreneurs behind the big ideas.
Teri Evans
Entrepreneur of 2012: Limor Fried
Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneur of 2012: Limor Fried

Adafruit's innovative DIY open-source electronic hardware kits make founder Limor Fried our Entrepreneur of 2012.
Jennifer Wang
College Entrepreneur of 2012: Bryan Silverman
Entrepreneurs

College Entrepreneur of 2012: Bryan Silverman

An enterprising young trep capitalizes on a captive audience with toilet paper you can read.
Margaret Littman
Zig Ziglar and the Importance of Helping Others
Zig Ziglar

Zig Ziglar and the Importance of Helping Others

From the late Zig Ziglar's sound advice to solutions to customer-service difficulties, a sampling of our best tips of the week.
Brian Patrick Eha
12 Powerfully Inspiring Quotes From Zig Ziglar
Entrepreneurs

12 Powerfully Inspiring Quotes From Zig Ziglar

The famous salesman is gone, but the message to which he dedicated his life will continue tohave an impact.
Brian Patrick Eha
Want to Raise Money for Others? Start a Business
Entrepreneurs

Want to Raise Money for Others? Start a Business

Here's how two college buddies turned custom T-shirts into a piggy bank for nonprofits and themselves.
Kara Ohngren Prior
Shark Tank's Daymond John on Thinking Big
Entrepreneurs

Shark Tank's Daymond John on Thinking Big

The investor, reality show star and entrepreneur shares insight on making decisions, pitching investors and what drives his success.
Teri Evans
Watch Our Google Hangout With Stars of 'Shark Tank'
Finance

Watch Our Google Hangout With Stars of 'Shark Tank'

Barbara Corcoran, Daymond John, Lori Greiner, and Kevin O'Leary from the popular reality show dished behind-the-scenes secret and what you need to know to dive in the tank for funding.
Teri Evans
9 Famous Entrepreneur Philanthropists
Entrepreneurs

9 Famous Entrepreneur Philanthropists

These big names in business are also among the most generous.
Kara Ohngren Prior
Serial Entrepreneur Gurbaksh Chahal Commits $1 Million to Stop Hate Crimes
Entrepreneurs

Serial Entrepreneur Gurbaksh Chahal Commits $1 Million to Stop Hate Crimes

The BeProud foundation launches with the support of Deepak Chopra, among other high-profile supporters.
Teri Evans