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3 Ways Doing Your Day Job Well Helps Launch Your Dream Business
Starting a Business

3 Ways Doing Your Day Job Well Helps Launch Your Dream Business

Handling your 9-to-5 like a champ will improve the success rate of your startup.
Mike Taylor
7 Reasons Why Entrepreneurs Should Go Skydiving More Than Once
Entrepreneur Mindset

7 Reasons Why Entrepreneurs Should Go Skydiving More Than Once

Jumping out of an airplane only seems less risky than starting a business.
Gerard Adams
Is Your Best Self an Entrepreneur or a Worker Bee?
Ready To Launch

Is Your Best Self an Entrepreneur or a Worker Bee?

The answer lies equally in what drives you and how you relate to others.
Peter Daisyme
6 Life-Saving Tips How to Stay Afloat in an Economic Storm
recession

6 Life-Saving Tips How to Stay Afloat in an Economic Storm

Turbulent times call for a judicious application of cost cutting and clear-eyed risk taking, of strong leadership and shared sacrifice. All hands on deck.
Toby Nwazor
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