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Wendy Tan White's Advice for Aspiring Entrepreneurs
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Wendy Tan White's Advice for Aspiring Entrepreneurs

General Partner of Entrepreneur First, Wendy Tan White, on passion, purpose and defining success as an entrepreneur.
BuzzFeed's CEO on the Secret to Virality
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BuzzFeed's CEO on the Secret to Virality

Jonah Peretti, CEO and founder of BuzzFeed, discusses how ideas spread and the need for creativity and judgment in a data driven world.
The Surprising Reason Why This Founder Says Not to Be Afraid of the Competition
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The Surprising Reason Why This Founder Says Not to Be Afraid of the Competition

Boxed CEO Chieh Huang says that there is no business that doesn't have it's own challenges and weaknesses to overcome.
Nina Zipkin
This Injured Veteran Regained His Passion Building an Electric Bike Business
Radicals & Visionaries

This Injured Veteran Regained His Passion Building an Electric Bike Business

Chris Nolte was an avid cyclist before a debilitating back injury suffered in Iraq. He got back on the road and is helping others, too.
Kira Halevy
Gordon Ramsay's Secret Ingredient to Sustained Success
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Gordon Ramsay's Secret Ingredient to Sustained Success

Chef, TV Producer and Host Gordon Ramsey shares his advice for achieving and maintaining success.
9 Things Every Type B Person Wishes You Knew
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9 Things Every Type B Person Wishes You Knew

Since Type Bs aren't as in your face as Type As, they have a tendency to get mislabeled as lazy or indifferent.
Travis Bradberry
Heartland Entrepreneur: 1 Woman's Journey to Global Startup Success
Entrepreneurs

Heartland Entrepreneur: 1 Woman's Journey to Global Startup Success

Neither age, nor location, nor gender defines or limits an entrepreneur.
Peter Daisyme
10 Lessons From Daily Life About Making Habits Stick
Habits

10 Lessons From Daily Life About Making Habits Stick

Better habits start with understanding why we want to change and what we stand to gain.
Ric Kelly
Why Lifelong Learning Drives This Leader
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Why Lifelong Learning Drives This Leader

Discover how a childhood passion shaped this entrepreneur's core values.
5 Keys to Entrepreneurial Success in 2017
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5 Keys to Entrepreneurial Success in 2017

Gamblers trust to luck, entrepreneurs trust in their own hard work.
Jonathan Long
This 25-Year Old Found Success When He Started Helping Others Succeed
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This 25-Year Old Found Success When He Started Helping Others Succeed

Three years ago Scott Oldford was deeply in debt. When he shifted focus from himself to serving his audience, everything changed for the better.
Gene Hammett
Here's How This Freelancer Made the Move to Business Owner
Starting a Business

Here's How This Freelancer Made the Move to Business Owner

After years of helping others, this young entrepreneur decided to help himself.
Nathan Resnick
The Founder of FedEx Shares His Top 10 Rules for Success
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The Founder of FedEx Shares His Top 10 Rules for Success

Frederick W. Smith served in the marines, was an amateur pilot and is now a billionaire as head of Federal Express.
Evan Carmichael
This Booming Tea Seller Has 3 Business-Building Lessons to Share
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This Booming Tea Seller Has 3 Business-Building Lessons to Share

Follow these three steps to build a consumer business in crowded categories around the country.
Andrew Yang