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15 Lessons on Surviving and Thriving for Entrepreneurs
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15 Lessons on Surviving and Thriving for Entrepreneurs

Every business is unique. What you have to do to make it work is pretty much the same for all of them.
Ivy Cohen
10 Business Lessons Extracted From Classic Novels
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10 Business Lessons Extracted From Classic Novels

Those classic novels you didn't read in high school actually have a few important lessons to teach you.
Jeff Stephens
The Founders' 5 Timeless Lessons for Entrepreneurs
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The Founders' 5 Timeless Lessons for Entrepreneurs

We live in a nation that celebrates small business and encourages people to create an idea and make it their own.
Jim Joseph
Warren Buffett: 5 Things You Can Learn From the Man Who Invested $1 Billion in Apple
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Warren Buffett: 5 Things You Can Learn From the Man Who Invested $1 Billion in Apple

This one-of-a-kind billionaire businessman can serve as a source of inspiration and wisdom for anyone looking to get ahead.
Carolyn Sun
5 Lessons From LeBron James About Big Goals and Proving the Doubters Wrong
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5 Lessons From LeBron James About Big Goals and Proving the Doubters Wrong

The greatest achievement of King James is his unrivaled ability to motivate good teammates to become a great team.
Dennis Yang
What My Father Taught Me About Getting Started in Entrepreneurship
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What My Father Taught Me About Getting Started in Entrepreneurship

Four lessons my dad, who started his business later in life, showed by example.
Peter Gasca
5 Lessons I Learned From My Father -- for Business and for Life
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5 Lessons I Learned From My Father -- for Business and for Life

I named my wine business after him, because without him there would be no business.
Joseph Carr
For Father's Day, Entrepreneurs Share Dad's Most Important Business Lessons
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For Father's Day, Entrepreneurs Share Dad's Most Important Business Lessons

No matter the lesson, it's important to use every day -- not just Father's Day -- to make sure the special man in our life knows how much we appreciate the time and lessons they shared.
Lindsay Friedman
A Terrifying Public Speaking Moment Taught the Co-Founder of Square to Honor a Rebellious Spirit of Skepticism
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A Terrifying Public Speaking Moment Taught the Co-Founder of Square to Honor a Rebellious Spirit of Skepticism

Jim McKelvey advises aspirational entrepreneurs to listen to the stories of accomplished people with a healthy dose of skepticism. Listen and learn, to be sure, but don't take anyone else's journey as gospel.
Catherine Clifford
What Entrepreneurs Can Learn From The Couple Who Uses Storytelling Skills to Sell Dream Homes
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What Entrepreneurs Can Learn From The Couple Who Uses Storytelling Skills to Sell Dream Homes

Their marketing plan is no plan: their characters, the story and lifestyle sell itself.
Lindsay Friedman
5 Marketing Lessons Learned From Donald Trump
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5 Marketing Lessons Learned From Donald Trump

Whether you love Donald Trump or hate him, you can't deny he has something to teach us all about getting the customer's attention.
Brian T. Edmondson
What Every Entrepreneur Must Understand About Their First 10 Customers
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What Every Entrepreneur Must Understand About Their First 10 Customers

Find out how to turn your early adopters into lifelong brand evangelists.
Matt Villano
4 Life Lessons From Odd Jobs You Thought Had Nothing to Teach
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4 Life Lessons From Odd Jobs You Thought Had Nothing to Teach

Every job is a paycheck and a chance to learn something that will help you later.
Jeff Boss
Steven Spielberg Commencement Speech, Harvard University, May 2016 (Transcript)
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Steven Spielberg Commencement Speech, Harvard University, May 2016 (Transcript)

The film director spoke about listening to intuition, studying the past and confronting hate with humanity.
Entrepreneur Staff