Success Stories

4 Ways to Create a Company Culture That Breeds Success
Leadership

4 Ways to Create a Company Culture That Breeds Success

How to create a culture that inspires your employees to do their best-all the time-and grow your company.
Steve Tobak
5 Quirks That Contribute to Success
Entrepreneurial Mindset

5 Quirks That Contribute to Success

You know those people with that constant 'can do' attitude? Don't resent them. Emulate them.
Jonathan Long
Looking For Inspiration? All it Takes is 6 Words.
Advice

Looking For Inspiration? All it Takes is 6 Words.

Leaders in business and entertainment share their best advice in six words in new book from SMITH Magazine founder Larry Smith.
Nina Zipkin
Make 2016 the Year You Focus on Yourself
Personal Health

Make 2016 the Year You Focus on Yourself

Your business is nothing without you, so make sure you take care of yourself.
Tracy Byrnes
12 Female Entrepreneurs Reflect Upon What They Learned in 2015
Women Entrepreneurs

12 Female Entrepreneurs Reflect Upon What They Learned in 2015

Everyone in business has their own story of struggle and growth. These savvy lady entrepreneurs from around the world share their thoughts before the New Year.
Mary Deelsnyder
What You Can Learn From These 4 Reasons for Failure
Growth Strategies

What You Can Learn From These 4 Reasons for Failure

Not only will these insights help you avoid making the same mistakes, but they will teach you critical best practices.
Steve Tobak
'Success Is Not a Number,' So Don't Chase Goals That Leave You Unsatisfied
Limor Fried

'Success Is Not a Number,' So Don't Chase Goals That Leave You Unsatisfied

Limor Fried, founder and CEO of Adafruit, says that finding fulfillment from her mission allowed her to grow her company from a dorm-room operation to a $40 million business.
Catherine Clifford
This Detroit Entrepreneur Is the First African-American Woman to Score a Patent for a Natural Haircare Product
Haircare

This Detroit Entrepreneur Is the First African-American Woman to Score a Patent for a Natural Haircare Product

Gwen Jimmere created the Moroccan Rhassoul 5-in-1 Clay Treatment out of necessity -- and has now hit the seven-figure mark.
Amanda Lewan
Entrepreneurship Is a Journey in 7 Stages. Enjoy The Ride.
Entrepreneur Mindset

Entrepreneurship Is a Journey in 7 Stages. Enjoy The Ride.

Not every ebb and flow of being an entrepreneur is a walk in the park. But be sure to stop and smell the roses along the way.
Larry Alton
4 Marketing Principles to Dominate Your Target Market
Marketing Bootcamp

4 Marketing Principles to Dominate Your Target Market

Marketing is critical to the success of any business, which is why it's so important to get it right. These four rules will help.
Steve Tobak
Girls Who Code's Reshma Saujani: 'Everything I've Achieved Has Come From Perseverance'
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.
Nina Zipkin
9 Billionaires Who Didn't Graduate High School
Success Stories

9 Billionaires Who Didn't Graduate High School

High school dropout is usually synonymous with impoverished but no diploma was no barrier for some of the world's most successful people.
Peter Daisyme
How My Success Story Is a Tale of Two Cities
Authenticity

How My Success Story Is a Tale of Two Cities

From a humble beginning in Sioux Falls to the big time in New York City, I never forgot who I was.
Jeffrey Hayzlett
5 Epic Leaders Who Studied Stoicism -- and Why You Should Too
Philosophy

5 Epic Leaders Who Studied Stoicism -- and Why You Should Too

Last week the world celebrated International Stoic Week, and you might be surprised by how many entrepreneurs are understudies of this ancient philosophy.
Adam Toren