Success Stories

Do This to Be as Successful as Henry Ford (Among Others)
Radicals & Visionaries

Do This to Be as Successful as Henry Ford (Among Others)

Steve Jobs, Henry Ford, Arnold Schwarzenegger... They all have this one important thing in common.
Michael Mamas
Robert Herjavec to Immigrant Entrepreneurs: 'People Don't Care About Your Color, Religion or Sex. They Care About the Value You Add.'
Radicals & Visionaries

Robert Herjavec to Immigrant Entrepreneurs: 'People Don't Care About Your Color, Religion or Sex. They Care About the Value You Add.'

You might never 'fit in,' the Croatian-born self-made multi-millionaire says. That's OK. Focus on what really matters instead.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Indiegogo's Founder Was Rejected 90 Times -- Here's How She Bounced Back
Success Stories

Indiegogo's Founder Was Rejected 90 Times -- Here's How She Bounced Back

Despite the initial rejections, Indiegogo has since secured millions in funding from prominent VC firms and it's distributed close to $1 billion to entrepreneurs across the world.
Shark Tank's Kevin O'Leary: Having Dyslexia Is a 'Superpower' in Business
Radicals & Visionaries

Shark Tank's Kevin O'Leary: Having Dyslexia Is a 'Superpower' in Business

The multi-millionaire mutual funds magnate sees the learning difference as a 'gift,' not an affliction.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
How This Dad Channeled His Photography Skills Into an Oprah- and Kim Kardashian-Approved Startup
Radicals & Visionaries

How This Dad Channeled His Photography Skills Into an Oprah- and Kim Kardashian-Approved Startup

Professional photographer Allan Shoemake is the co-founder of LuMee, the maker of a popular mobile phone case with front-facing LED lights.
Nina Zipkin
5 Deadly Kinds of Ego That Prey Upon Your Success
Radicals & Visionaries

5 Deadly Kinds of Ego That Prey Upon Your Success

Because we prize victory so, we are often blind to the fact -- well known to the ancients -- that it can be harder to bear than hardship itself.
Ryan Holiday
Failure:Lab Is a Unique Theatrical Platform Presenting a Deeper Understanding of Failing
Entrepreneur Network

Failure:Lab Is a Unique Theatrical Platform Presenting a Deeper Understanding of Failing

Jonathan Williams explains to Entrepreneur Network partner Emily Richett how his corporate event company lets audiences in on the often ugly path people take to success.
Erin Schultz
Shopify's Daniel Weinand: 'With Every Failure I Experienced, There Was an Opportunity to Come Out Even Stronger'
If I Knew Then

Shopify's Daniel Weinand: 'With Every Failure I Experienced, There Was an Opportunity to Come Out Even Stronger'

The co-founder of the growing ecommerce company reflects on making mistakes and trusting your gut.
Nina Zipkin
From College Startup to $100 Million
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From College Startup to $100 Million

Realize what kind of executive you are and what kind of company you want to build, and stay true to that.
Ben Zimmer
Reporter-Turned-Billionaire VC Michael Moritz Shares His Top 10 Rules For Success
Radicals & Visionaries

Reporter-Turned-Billionaire VC Michael Moritz Shares His Top 10 Rules For Success

This Welsh-born former Time magazine reporter has sought excellence, seized opportunity -- and learned from Steve Jobs, of course.
Evan Carmichael
4 Unexpected Consequences of Achieving Success in Business
Success Stories

4 Unexpected Consequences of Achieving Success in Business

Even getting what you want comes with some things you were happier without.
Kimanzi Constable
The Founder of FedEx Shares His Top 10 Rules for Success
Radicals & Visionaries

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
Why Orcas Island Taxi Is Getting Big Business From a Small Island
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Why Orcas Island Taxi Is Getting Big Business From a Small Island

This profile of a successful taxi service shows how to navigate the ups and downs of starting a business.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
Hip-Hop Icon Timbaland to Entrepreneurs: 'Follow You, Believe in You and Don't Let Hard Times Harden You'
Radicals & Visionaries

Hip-Hop Icon Timbaland to Entrepreneurs: 'Follow You, Believe in You and Don't Let Hard Times Harden You'

We literally felt the power of the Grammy-winning rapper-producer''s latest project and picked his brain for business tips between organ-jiggling vibrations.
Kim Lachance Shandrow