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4 Reasons Men Should Be Using Beard Oil

Dorit Sasson | Posted 03.25.2017 | Style
Dorit Sasson

When the startup known as Urban Beardsmen pitched their beard oil product on the Emmy award winning television show Sharktank, it was clear that this ...

Thinking About Where You Get Milk Will Get You More Clients

Cailen Ascher | Posted 03.26.2017 | Business
Cailen Ascher

Ok, bear with me because you're about to get a mega-dose of clarity about how you can get more clients, but first, answer this question.

Incarceration Nations: An Exploration of Freedom, Barred and Unbarred

Brian Rashid | Posted 03.26.2017 | Education
Brian Rashid

Baz Dreisinger is a professor at the City University of New York's John Jay College of Criminal Justice. She founded the Prison to College Pipeline Program where she trains incarcerated individuals in English and creative writing.

Why Purpose Matters Most

Robyn N. Cohen | Posted 03.25.2017 | Healthy Living
Robyn N. Cohen

As I go through my job search, I am being very discriminating, because I know I can't just have a job for the sake of having a job, I need meaning. I want to make meaning, not just money. I want to feel that invigorating energy again. It will probably take some time, but I know I'll get there.

What Social Media Isn't Telling You About 'Productivity'

Daniel DiPiazza | Posted 03.24.2017 | Healthy Living
Daniel DiPiazza

What's something that, at one point in your life, you believed to be 100 percent true...and now you no longer believe? I'll go first. My limiting be...

How to Ask for a Favor

Heather Furby | Posted 03.24.2017 | Business
Heather Furby

We often think beating around the bush is being more polite. It's not. When asking for a favor, directness always wins.

A Young Lupus Patient and Her Innovative Business Training Program

Steve Mariotti | Posted 03.24.2017 | Impact
Steve Mariotti

Many terminally-ill children are forced to deal with their health challenges before they have developed the coping skills to understand the gravity of illness. It is this fact that predisposes them to depression and feelings of loneliness, being overwhelmed, and worry.

5 Habits of Incredibly Successful Millennial Entrepreneurs

Larry Alton | Posted 03.24.2017 | Business
Larry Alton

There's no clear-cut path to being a successful entrepreneur. If there were, wouldn't we all carefully follow it to the mythical Promised Land? However, while there may not be a defined path for your own career, you can certainly learn a thing or two by studying what other young entrepreneurs have done -- and continue to do.

The Original Entrepreneurs: Artists and Designers

Stephen Beal | Posted 03.24.2017 | Education
Stephen Beal

In today's society, and in business in particular, innovation has become the Big Thing. The Prize. The Holy Grail. "If you're not innovating, you're going backwards," according to Virgin Founder and CEO Richard Branson.

7 Deadly Mistakes Every Startup Must Avoid to Thrive

Laiza King | Posted 03.23.2017 | Business
Laiza King

Credit I have never seen a successful entrepreneur who can admit that he/she has never made a mistake. Most entrepreneurs know that mistakes are inev...

5 Types of People Who Fail at Running a Business

Ahmad Raza | Posted 03.22.2017 | Business
Ahmad Raza

When people ask me what I do, they get stars in their eyes. They'll lean in and say in the strictest of confidence, "I've always dreamed about owning ...

Entrepreneurs Are Everywhere Show No. 25: Nigel and Vaughn Caldon and Kerry Frank

Steve Blank | Posted 03.23.2017 | Business
Steve Blank

Tenacity and resilience. Getting people to buy in to your startup vision takes a thick skin, perseverance and willingness to learn. You'll probably be...

Micro Managing Other People's Problems, Is It A Funnel for Change to Emerge?

Charmaine Carraway | Posted 03.21.2017 | Women
Charmaine Carraway

Often times as kind-hearted people, we desire the opportunity to impact the lives of others for the better. However, instead of leaving a lasting impression for people to live by, they slowly leave their problems with us to fix. This causes them to never experience inner growth or personal development.

To Create Successful Business Mix Equal Parts Risk and Positivity

Steve Mariotti | Posted 03.22.2017 | Business
Steve Mariotti

Behind every successful business is a great idea. But, as we've learned over and over again, every great idea will not become a successful business. A...

First rule as an entrepreneur - Don't be afraid to ask for help!

Tanya Brown | Posted 03.21.2017 | Business
Tanya Brown

Some people think that asking for help is a sign of weakness. We like to be perceived as all knowing and knowledgable. Not to mention self sustainin...

What Founders Need to Know: You Were Funded for a Liquidity Event -- Start Looking

Steve Blank | Posted 03.22.2017 | Business
Steve Blank

There are many reasons to found a startup. There are many reasons to work at a startup. But there's only one reason your company got funded. Liquid...

Sanity for Over-achieving Entrepreneurs: 3 Easy Steps

Jamie Cornell | Posted 03.21.2017 | Business
Jamie Cornell

Due to some personal and professional travel last week, I was lucky to have some time for myself. Not just alone time. Alone down time. That whole "down time" concept was something that I have been cheating myself of since venturing into the new business phase of my life.

Why I'm Ready for The Phrase "First Woman To Do ___" Not To Be A Thing Anymore

Erica Nicole | Posted 06.13.2016 | Women
Erica Nicole

As a millennial entrepreneur, I was once asked by a journalist about the challenges of being young, African-American and female. Admittedly, I was tak...

Inspiring Student Success with Startup Methodology

Steve Mariotti | Posted 03.20.2017 | Impact
Steve Mariotti

Marc Steren has founded several startups and coached many more to success, learning a thing or two about entrepreneurship along the way. He created a revolutionary tool in teaching entrepreneurship, called the BACCA method and recently published a handbook for students.

Why Your Goals Aren't Panning Out

Christie Browning | Posted 03.18.2017 | Business
Christie Browning

If you are in business -- any kind of business -- no doubt you've been encouraged to set goals.

I Chose Positivity After Divorce And It Made All The Difference

Bill Douglas | Posted 03.19.2017 | Divorce
Bill Douglas

Looking at myself in the mirror, something clicked in me. I no longer wanted to be beat down and depressed.

The Leadership Game Plan: Jay Friedman, COO Goodway Group, Discusses the Four Pillars of Trust

Ramon Nuez | Posted 03.19.2017 | Business
Ramon Nuez

Do you have the leadership skills to grow a company from 30 employees to nearly 300 team members? It's a daunting question to answer but a necessary ...

The Fastest (and Cheapest) Way to Boost Creativity and Why it Matters

Allison Volk | Posted 03.18.2017 | Arts
Allison Volk

We love to think of "creativity" as something that's reserved for the arts industries, crafters who spend most of their time on the weekends at Michael's, and our children. Finger painting! How creative!

Why Wayv Can Help Businesses Get The Word Out In Better Ways

Matt Hunckler | Posted 03.18.2017 | Business
Matt Hunckler

Wayv CEO Chris DeLetto and Nick Reasner, Wayv's VP of Business Development, are certain that recipients will be excited about receiving something unique, rather than just another unwelcome, unsolicited email. Receiving a Wayv can be an effective and creative introduction and could open the door for further communication.

The 4 Things Your Business or Technological Company Needs for a Clear Brand

Dorit Sasson | Posted 03.17.2017 | Technology
Dorit Sasson

Branding is a big topic that leaves many entrepreneurs and businesses scratching their heads. How do I go about branding my products and services? M...