Overcoming Obstacles

How 8 Women Leaders in Franchising Are Overcoming the Industry's Greatest Challenge

From workforce shortages to changing minds in Washington, these women are pushing the franchise world forward.

What is This Thing Called Happiness?

We all want happiness, but so many of us are just aiming for it and uncertain how to achieve it.

Jen Sugermeyer

I Was A Contestant On The Big Shot With Bethenny. Here's What I Learned About Facing My Fears

I imagined becoming toxic. I imagined being cancelled. It was the most scared I've been in my entire life.

How to Combat the Single Biggest Problem Businesses Face

Learn about this significant blunder leaders make and how to overcome it.

Chris Estey

'Max' Brenner Was Pushed Out of His Own Company, Financially Destroyed, and Banned From Making Chocolate For Five Years. But He Learned: 'Hell Has Benefits.'

After a crushing legal battle, the founder was ousted from Max Brenner: Chocolate by the Bald Man, and forbidden from any new ventures for five years. Now he sees the darkest time in his life as a gift.

Frances Dodds

5 Ways to Combat Ageism When You're a Young Entrepreneur

Prejudice against young entrepreneurs has more to do with experience than the number of candles on your birthday cake. Here's how to succeed in spite of it.

Shoaib Aslam

Why the President of Microsoft Signed My Air Jordans

My favorite shoes -- Nike Air Jordan 11s -- have an important signature on them, but it's not their namesake's. It's from someone who inspires me to move forward as an entrepreneur.

José Ochoa

Working Through the Pandemic Made This Industrial-Services Franchise Stronger

Industrial-services franchise Pirtek USA was deemed an essential business last year. Making it through a pandemic wasn't easy, but CEO Kim Gubera says they're stronger as a result.

How to Start a Side Hustle: Manage Your Fear

If you're starting a side hustle, don't stand in your own way. Follow these four steps to embrace your power.

Kim Perell

Learn How to Reduce Stress and Thrive Through Professional and Personal Challenges

From improving communication to coping with stress, this bundle will help you be your best.

Hint Water CEO Kara Goldin's Most Important Factor for Success: Relentlessness

The founder achieved her success by changing the beverage industry. Now she's trying to change Washington's approach to clean water.

Jason Feifer

To Get the Most of Your Team, Treat Them As More Than Just Employees

As leaders, we must ask ourselves tough questions and face this year's challenges with a human perspective.