Taking risks

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8 Characteristics Shared by the 'Shark Tank' Team
Success Strategies

8 Characteristics Shared by the 'Shark Tank' Team

Don't be afraid of failure. Embrace it, learn from it, and move on.
John Rampton
10 Traits of Highly Creative Achievers
Creativity

10 Traits of Highly Creative Achievers

People who think big and work hard to create something no one else has imagined are not worried they will be misunderstood as weird or crazy.
Sherrie Campbell
4 Risky Marketing Ideas That Paid Off
Marketing Bootcamp

4 Risky Marketing Ideas That Paid Off

When was the last time your business took a risk?
Jayson DeMers
Why You Should Embrace Your Inner Amateur
Learning

Why You Should Embrace Your Inner Amateur

Fear of making mistakes is crippling your progress.
Sarah Vermunt
Stumped? Ways 3 Companies Boost Creativity
Creativity

Stumped? Ways 3 Companies Boost Creativity

Routine can be a creativity killer. These three companies break the cycle.
Margaret Littman
Entrepreneurship is a Game of Calculated Risk
Make More Happen

Entrepreneurship is a Game of Calculated Risk

Calculated, or intelligent, risks, give an entrepreneur various options to approach problems.
Gerard Adams
To Grow, This Home Stager Said 'Yes,' and Figured It Out Later
Radicals & Visionaries

To Grow, This Home Stager Said 'Yes,' and Figured It Out Later

Screenwriter Meridith Baer began a home staging business by diving in before she'd nailed down the details.
Michelle Goodman
Habits Won't Make You Successful
Work Habits

Habits Won't Make You Successful

Daily habits won't help you succeed at anything, except maybe becoming a robot.
Steve Tobak
A Simple Rule That Could Change Your Life (and How You Buy Books)
Books

A Simple Rule That Could Change Your Life (and How You Buy Books)

Evidence that finding even one solid idea in a book makes the purchase price completely worth it.
Robert Allen
How to Overcome 5 Excuses That Kill Entrepreneurship
Entrepreneurial Mindset

How to Overcome 5 Excuses That Kill Entrepreneurship

Sometimes what's stopping you is you: Telling the difference between caution and fear, between addressing risks and making them up.
Ravin Gandhi
How a Big Birthday Inspired One Man to Become a Franchisee
Franchisees

How a Big Birthday Inspired One Man to Become a Franchisee

Tim Huels took a risk, and it paid off. Here's how he did it.
Tracy Stapp Herold
Hey, Everyone! Let's Waste Some Money!
Finance

Hey, Everyone! Let's Waste Some Money!

How about establishing a 'waste money' fund for that unexpected business opportunity that just might pan out?
Jeff Shavitz
Why Risk-Takers Make the Big Bucks
Taking risks

Why Risk-Takers Make the Big Bucks

Apple's Tim Cook has never launched a company, yet he is a far bigger risk taker than many who revel in calling themselves entrepreneurs.
Steve Tobak
The 5 Characteristics of True Entrepreneurs
Entrepreneurs

The 5 Characteristics of True Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurs aren't like everyone else.
Brett Relander