Turnaround Strategies

This Cosmetics Company CEO Turned a $1 Million Packaging Fail into Quadrupled Sales. Here's How.

Carisa Janes, founder and CEO of Hourglass Cosmetics, had to pull more than 10,000 units of foundation off Sephora's shelves in 2012. She went into fix-it mode and turned things around.

Hayden Field

How One of America's Most Beloved Toy Makers Rebounded From Near Death

Wham-O created the Frisbee, Slip 'N Slide and more. Then it fell into disrepair -- until a new leader came along.

Joe Keohane

Why a Turnaround at Toys R Us Will Tank

Without an effort to transform its brand story, Toys R Us is another retail example of too little, too late.

Dave Sutton

The 5 Greatest Lessons I Learned Working With Steve Jobs During the Apple Turnaround

If you're ever given the opportunity to help turn an ailing company around, don't listen to the naysayers. Stick around -- and learn.

William Hall

The Case for Hiring a Re-Founder Before You Pull the Plug on Your Startup

Founders pursuing their romantic startup vision often need a dispassionate pro to keep things real.

George Deeb

6 Lifelines That Could Save Your Failing Business

Do you know why your company's in trouble? Go back to the drawing board for a fresh approach -- and ask for help when you need it.

5 Tips for Turnarounds That Unleash Your Company's Unmet Potential

The best way to move forward is to tackle your biggest weaknesses by devising a strategy that addresses those challenges head-on.

Joy Chen

Hey Arizona Entrepreneurs: Join Us and Marcus Lemonis Live on May 24

Three lucky business owners will come onstage at Entrepreneur's Thought Leaders event for a special Q&A with the host of CNBC's The Profit.

Sears Eyes Quick Rollout of Small Stores if Test Is Successful

The move comes as Sears tries to bounce back from a five-year stretch during which it lost more than $8 billion as it closed hundreds of stores and sales dropped sharply.

Reuters

Why I Believe in Miracles

I went from being a problem to society to being a CEO of multiple companies. Miracles are real.

Grant Cardone

5 Businesses That Almost Failed and Showed Us Why It Pays to Keep Going

If Apple, Fedex and AirBnB could turn themselves around, why not you too?

Jayson DeMers