Hard Work

Stop Working So Hard. Differentiate Yourself Instead.

Know your value and optimize every action you take towards showcasing that value.

Tim Madden

5 Business Lessons Learned Playing in a Punk Rock Band

The endless hours of grueling, low-paid work typical of playing in a band is a lot like launching a business.

Jon Nastor

Creativity vs. Hard Work: Which Matters More for Startup Success?

Should entrepreneurs focus on hard work or creative ideas? Here's how founders can find a balance between hard work and creativity.

Aytekin Tank

In His Own Words: Mark Wahlberg's Secret to Success

The actor and entrepreneur's greatest business asset is his own diligence.

Jason Feifer

How This Cowboy Hat Reminds the CEO of Zenefits That Hard Work Is Always Worth It

When he's not at the office, Jay Fulcher is working at his family's horse ranch. Both take a grueling amount of time and commitment.

Jay Fulcher

4 Ways to Get Unstuck at Work and in Life

We all face challenges sometimes. Luckily, the brain is well-equipped to deal with tough times.

Ellevate

10 Steps to Help Get Your Career Back on Track

Up or out? Here's what to do when your career stalls.

GOBankingRates

'Work Smart, Not Hard' Is a Lie: Why Smart Is Nice But It's Hard that Matters

Sorry, Tim Ferriss fans. No high performer actually has a four-hour workweek.

Marc Effron

A $20,000 Watch That Tells More Than Time

After struggling for years, an entrepreneur finally splurged -- and it pushed her to work harder.

How Risking It All Helped This Entrepreneur Find Success

The co-founder of Farmshelf explains how he only had one shot to make it work.

Andrea Huspeni

12 Inspiring Tweets From 'Hamilton' Creator Lin-Manuel Miranda

He shows that creative pursuits are never easy, but always worth it.

Nina Zipkin