Overcoming Obstacles

Explore Iceland in February, and Learn to Enjoy All of Life's Journeys
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Explore Iceland in February, and Learn to Enjoy All of Life's Journeys

Jennifer Hacker of lifestyle website Toast Meets Jam shares lessons she learned about life and business trekking through the Nordic island.
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Just as a Kite Flies Against the Wind, You Must Defeat Resistance -- or Fall to the Ground
Entrepreneur Network

Just as a Kite Flies Against the Wind, You Must Defeat Resistance -- or Fall to the Ground

Dr. Dragos of Amazing University talks about the importance of fighting your inner resistance to your biggest dreams.
Entrepreneur Network
Will There Be Potholes on the Road to Franchise Freedom? Yes. There Will Be 7, to Be Exact.
Franchises

Will There Be Potholes on the Road to Franchise Freedom? Yes. There Will Be 7, to Be Exact.

Here are the seven points in the franchise due-diligence process that are prone to stopping someone from moving ahead with a franchise -- but you will get past them.
Tom Scarda, CFE
Cerebral Palsy Did Not Stop Me From Starting a Successful Business
Overcoming Obstacles

Cerebral Palsy Did Not Stop Me From Starting a Successful Business

My handicap made me face circumstances and get creative with my solution. It gave me my career -- and I wouldn't change it for the world.
Lucinda Watrous
4 Reasons You Will Lose Value In Your Startup, and How to Stop It
Business Optimization

4 Reasons You Will Lose Value In Your Startup, and How to Stop It

Here are a few major roadblocks entrepreneurs need to overcome and advice on how to do so.
Tallat Mahmood
What Producer Jerry Zaks Can Teach You About Overcoming Obstacles
Overcoming Obstacles

What Producer Jerry Zaks Can Teach You About Overcoming Obstacles

To make it in the theater, Zaks needed a tremendous amount of commitment, dedication, motivation and perseverance.
How Secondhand Clothing Gave This Woman a Second Chance
Franchises

How Secondhand Clothing Gave This Woman a Second Chance

Rita Cortese risked everything for her Plato's Closet franchise.
Gwen Moran
How This Family Rebuilt Their Business After Devastating Losses
Franchises

How This Family Rebuilt Their Business After Devastating Losses

A personal tragedy and an economic downturn hit David Ogburn hard, but he staged a comeback.
Gwen Moran
How This Entrepreneur Coped With Tragedy While Running a Business
Franchises

How This Entrepreneur Coped With Tragedy While Running a Business

Barry Foot turned his passion for cruises into his profession. Then he used his profession to honor his late wife.
Gwen Moran
How These Entrepreneurs Bounced Back From Unfathomable Loss
Franchises

How These Entrepreneurs Bounced Back From Unfathomable Loss

Let the stories of these three franchise owners inspire you.
Gwen Moran
You Are Your Biggest Obstacle in Becoming an Entrepreneur
Overcoming Obstacles

You Are Your Biggest Obstacle in Becoming an Entrepreneur

Here are five steps to get out of your own way on your road to success.
Michelle MacDonald
5 Steps to a Sky's-the-Limit Mindset
Entrepreneur Mindset

5 Steps to a Sky's-the-Limit Mindset

Follow these tips to master your mind and soar to the success you desire.
Adam Toren
The Hidden Side of Work: 3 Myths That Block Your Navigation
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The Hidden Side of Work: 3 Myths That Block Your Navigation

Keep doing your job if you want to tread water, but find your job-within-the-job if you want to really succeed.
Jesse Sostrin
How the Word 'And' Can Transform Your Business
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How the Word 'And' Can Transform Your Business

Find out how to steamroll your way over business obstacles to get to the next level again and again.
Jeffrey Hayzlett