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Exclusive: Watch This Entrepreneur's Emotional Shark Tank Pitch Before It Airs on TV
Shark Tank

Exclusive: Watch This Entrepreneur's Emotional Shark Tank Pitch Before It Airs on TV

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.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
25 Powerful Quotes Entrepreneurs Can Use to Motivate and Inspire
Inspirational Quotes

25 Powerful Quotes Entrepreneurs Can Use to Motivate and Inspire

Steve Jobs weighs in on wasting time, Ralph Nader defines the function of leadership and Warren Buffett warns about guarding your reputation.
Jonathan Long
Lessons From 3 Lesser-Known Presidents
Presidents

Lessons From 3 Lesser-Known Presidents

What entrepreneurs can glean from William Harrison, Rutherford B. Hayes and William McKinley.
Matthew Toren
Top 9 Things to Know About Starting Your Own Business
Inspiration

Top 9 Things to Know About Starting Your Own Business

America didn't make it to the moon by taking the easy way out.
Neil Patel
You Can't Makes Progress While Waiting for Inspiration to Begin
Inspiration

You Can't Makes Progress While Waiting for Inspiration to Begin

People who work when they are discouraged succeed more often than people who won't until they are inspired.
Daniel DiPiazza
How a Father's Love for His Ailing Son Inspired Him to Reinvent the Sneaker
Make More Happen

How a Father's Love for His Ailing Son Inspired Him to Reinvent the Sneaker

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.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
20 Quotes From Football Legends to Help Take Your Game to the Next Level
Super Bowl

20 Quotes From Football Legends to Help Take Your Game to the Next Level

Start pre-gaming for the Super Bowl early with this list of inspired utterings from some of the sport's greats.
Matt Mayberry
How This Woman Sourced Inspiration for Fabric From Her Father's Drawings
Design

How This Woman Sourced Inspiration for Fabric From Her Father's Drawings

Sometimes, the greatest business ideas are found at home.
Margaret Littman
Union Plumbers Donate Time, Supplies to Flint Residents
Inspiration

Union Plumbers Donate Time, Supplies to Flint Residents

Residents were most likely flush with relief after 300 volunteers helped install fixtures.
Lindsay Friedman
24 Quotes on Success From Oprah Winfrey
Oprah Winfrey

24 Quotes on Success From Oprah Winfrey

Oprah's rise from impoverished, abused teenager to wealth and esteem is among the most inspiring American success stories.
Grace Bluerock
What 11 Successful People Did for Their First Jobs -- and What They Were Paid
Starting a Business

What 11 Successful People Did for Their First Jobs -- and What They Were Paid

From making paper deliveries to selling tuxedos, the first jobs these 11 successful people shared weren't always the most glamorous.
4 Famous People Who Started With Little but Achieved Great Success
Inspiration

4 Famous People Who Started With Little but Achieved Great Success

When the entrepreneurial path seems impossibly steep, recharge yourself with the wisdom of great achievers who overcame unpromising beginnings.
Jacqueline Whitmore
10 Inspiring MLK Quotes on Leadership and Purpose
Leadership

10 Inspiring MLK Quotes on Leadership and Purpose

A look back at Martin Luther King Jr.'s words of wisdom.
Lindsay Friedman