Perseverance

Franchise Players

Owner of This Georgia Fried Chicken Joint Came Out a Winner After Corporate Bankruptcy

By staying true to herself, Vickey Shelton kept the doors of her Mrs. Winner's Chicken and Biscuit restaurant open through tough financial times for the company.
Entrepreneur Mindset

Is Successful Entrepreneurship Nature or Nurture? It's Both. But Not Really.

The bottom line is that it doesn't matter whether genes can increase your chances of being successful. With effort, anyone can be.
Sales

Learn This Man's Method for Rolling With Rejection

Sajiv Patel waited three years for a deal to come through. Here's how he made it happen.
Entrepreneur Mindset

4 Ways Documenting the Journey Has Become More Popular Than Celebrating the Outcome

Social media is all about demonstrating the work -- not just glorifying successes.
Small Businesses

6 Keys to Develop a Successful Small Business

Courage, control and the keys to the courthouse -- just a few things to think about.
Perseverance

What Makes a Successful Entrepreneur? Perseverance.

Entrepreneurship is about being the last man standing. It's about having the determination, the discipline, and the cash to see it through.
Success Strategies

Don't Let a Startup Failure Hold You Back

Noted entrepreneur Vinod Khosla bounced back from several failed attempts at business before finding success with Sun Microsystems.
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.
Success Strategies

5 Reasons to Dream Big, Even When You Think You Have No Business Doing So

Never let where you are at today limit you. Believe in yourself, and you can make anything happen.
Success Strategies

Effort Is an Overlooked But Major Key to Success

That's right -- you really do get an 'A' for effort every day you exude it.
New Year's Resolution

Already Feeling Less-Than Resolute in the New Year? Here's Why.

New Year's Resolutions often take an early nose dive because of these three common reasons.
If I Knew Then

Girls Who Code's Reshma Saujani: 'Everything I've Achieved Has Come From Perseverance'

Saujani is on track to educate 10,000 students by the end of 2015.
Consistency

Study Seinfeld to Learn Everything You Need About Productivity

What you do every day you will do better, regardless of how badly you do it at the start.
Entrepreneur Mindset

8 Tough-Minded Traits That Assure Success

The best estimate of how successful a person will be is how much they are able to endure and overcome.
Persistence

How Long Should You Push Before Giving Up?

A successful entrepreneur reflects on how naivety kept him going forward although things were really rough.