Growing up, life was anything but a bed of roses for this ambitious Texas inventor. Find out how his journey led him from mattress-cleaning to the Tank, before the next episode airs this Friday.
Steve Jobs weighs in on wasting time, Ralph Nader defines the function of leadership and Warren Buffett warns about guarding your reputation.
What entrepreneurs can glean from William Harrison, Rutherford B. Hayes and William McKinley.
America didn't make it to the moon by taking the easy way out.
People who work when they are discouraged succeed more often than people who won't until they are inspired.
Steve Kaufman didn't want his son's medical condition to stop him from putting his shoes on by himself. His quest to boost the teen's self-esteem led to the creation of Quikiks.
Sometimes, the greatest business ideas are found at home.
Residents were most likely flush with relief after 300 volunteers helped install fixtures.
Oprah's rise from impoverished, abused teenager to wealth and esteem is among the most inspiring American success stories.
Starting a Business
From making paper deliveries to selling tuxedos, the first jobs these 11 successful people shared weren't always the most glamorous.
When the entrepreneurial path seems impossibly steep, recharge yourself with the wisdom of great achievers who overcame unpromising beginnings.
Will, clarity, faith and surrender are the road map to realizing your vision.
Make More Happen
All the things you would do if you suddenly came into millions are actually within your grasp right now. Go for them.
Sometimes, creativity strikes out of nowhere but you won't get much accomplished waiting for it to.