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Richard Branson: Invite Your Enemies to Lunch

Joe De Sena | Posted 05.18.2015 | Business
Joe De Sena

Life is too short. We are entitled to be human. Sometimes we make mistakes and rub people the wrong way. What defines us is not those who are able to avoid confrontation, but those who are able to deal with it.

Entrepreneurs Funding Global Change

Yasamin Beitollahi | Posted 05.17.2015 | Impact
Yasamin Beitollahi

We have more tools than ever before to create positive change on a global scale - but perhaps the best tool is business rather than our traditional means of philanthropy.

How to Dismantle Your Investor Pitch With 5 Easy Phrases

Hank Hanna | Posted 05.16.2015 | Small Business
Hank Hanna

Know what your cost of customer acquisition is and show investors how you can successfully grow you revenue regardless of raising capital. And don't use the term "conservatively" when estimating a value that is obviously and grossly overblown.

Beyonce to Bill Gates: 24 Millionaires Reveal the Hardest Thing About Being an Entrepreneur

GOBankingRates | Posted 05.17.2015 | Money
GOBankingRates

Being your own boss might sound like a dream come true, but starting your own business isn't an easy path. The reality is it takes a lot of sweat, tears, hard work and discipline to be a successful entrepreneur.

The Reason Why Your Business Is Still In The Technician Stage

Dr. Tiffany D. Sanders | Posted 05.16.2015 | Small Business
Dr. Tiffany D. Sanders

What prevents small business owners from operating as visionary entrepreneurs who hire the right people and implement processes so their company can run like a well-oiled machine?

5 Steps to Becoming a Successful Entrepreneur

Lolita Taub | Posted 05.13.2015 | Small Business
Lolita Taub

There are few things more inspiring in life than seeing someone talking about their passion.

This 15-Year-Old Entrepreneur Built a Babysitting Empire Worth Big Bucks

Teen Vogue | Posted 05.13.2015 | Teen
Teen Vogue

Ever have a babysitter you weren't crazy about for reasons you couldn't quite explain? Noa Mintz can relate -- but instead of just constantly complaining to her mom about her own less-than-stellar sitter, she decided to take action and track down a nanny she liked hanging out with.

Don't Be an Entrepreneur

Dhairya Pujara | Posted 05.10.2015 | Small Business
Dhairya Pujara

I believe there are 10 million reasons to not start a company and only one to start it and that is -- "Because you want to and you have to."

How Does She Do It?! Successful Women CEOs

Amy Wright | Posted 05.11.2015 | Small Business
Amy Wright

A woman with a family is triple the work, a woman with a business, quadruple (or more)! If you have all three to manage then you have a recipe for bat-shit crazy!

What Comes First, the Entrepreneur or the Idea?

Steve Olenski | Posted 05.11.2015 | Small Business
Steve Olenski

Talk about a chicken versus egg brain teaser! Some say entrepreneurs are born (business owners are in an entirely different class) while others say the entrepreneurial spirit is in everyone and nurtured via chance or dedication.

Teaching Employees to Be Entrepreneurs Will Become Standard Fare

Sramana Mitra | Posted 05.11.2015 | Small Business
Sramana Mitra

Companies want employees to come up with new ideas, innovate, be leaders. However, most of these employees, unless they came in through an acquisition, or from a startup, do not have entrepreneurial experience.

5 Secrets of Mind Blowing Tantric Entrepreneurialism

Jeff Steinmann | Posted 05.11.2015 | Small Business
Jeff Steinmann

Too often, we believe that business has to be boring, stuffy and confined to the daytime, so we can spend our evenings doing what we are really passionate about. As Aprille showed us, your business can be filled with the same passion and excitement as a good old-fashioned roll in the hay.

7 Things Self-Made Millionaires Do Differently

John Bowen | Posted 05.10.2015 | Small Business
John Bowen

Why do some entrepreneurs soar to the highest heights while others plummet like a lead balloon? If you think there is no single reason for success or failure, you're right. There are, in fact, seven of them.

4 Reasons Most People Will Never Change the World

James Carbary | Posted 05.10.2015 | Religion
James Carbary

Renaut makes decisions every day that are hard. He makes decisions that are risky. He makes decisions that are borderline crazy. But it's those decisions that have led him to changing the world in bigger ways than most of us will ever experience.

What Mindfulness And Daydreaming Have To Do With Getting Things Done

Entrepreneur | Lewis Howes | Posted 03.10.2015 | World

Not many of us can say we were using email back in 1983. That’s the year I was born, so I definitely wasn’t. But can you imagine seeing the ...

The Generation Gap Isn't Going Anywhere, So Use it to Your Advantage

Jamilah Corbitt | Posted 05.09.2015 | Business
Jamilah Corbitt

My symbiotic mentor/mentee relationship taught me the value of forming inter-generational bonds. As I continue to grow in age and experience, I'll never forget the priceless lessons I'm learning from seasoned vets in the game.

Women's History Month: Expand Educational Opportunities for African Women to "Make It Happen"

Amini Kajunju | Posted 05.09.2015 | Impact
Amini Kajunju

Expanding access to higher education and advanced training for both women and men is necessary to equip African professionals with the skills to meet local and global market demands.

10 Effective Business Tools for Entrepreneurs

Alex Ivanovs | Posted 05.09.2015 | Small Business
Alex Ivanovs

I'm always intrigued to learn about new, accessible tools and applications that can help me to drive more sales, accelerate my business growth, or simply help me with gathering insights and new ways of doing things.

Bob Anderson - Patriarch of the Paper Store

Stacey Alcorn | Posted 05.05.2015 | Business
Stacey Alcorn

Every great business is built through the collaboration of hundreds or thousands of employees. A funny thing happens when you really care about your people... they end up caring about you and your company too.

Purpose: the ‘Secret' Ingredient of Success

Maria Pinelli | Posted 05.05.2015 | Business
Maria Pinelli

Businesses that have a genuine sense of purpose draw customers to them and have guiding principles that see them through good times and bad. Therefore, they tend to grow sustainably and achieve long-lasting financial success.

Going Against The Grain: The Story Of A Female Entrepreneur In Saudi Arabia

Carrie Rich | Posted 05.05.2015 | Business
Carrie Rich

Today I have the honor of interviewing Reema. Reema shares why and how she goes against the grain, taking risks in a culture where being a female entrepreneur is not the norm. I hope you gain inspiration from her story.

Entrepreneurs: Jeff Davis, Creator of Criminal Minds & MTV's Teen Wolf

Johnathan Cardillo | Posted 05.04.2015 | Entertainment
Johnathan Cardillo

I started writing screenplays while I was in high school; feature film scripts. By the time I got to LA I had written about 20 scripts. I went to college at Vassar in NY and got a BA in Film Production, then I went to USC for Screenwriting.

The Link Between Personal Development and Professional Success

John Bowen | Posted 05.04.2015 | Small Business
John Bowen

Elrod decided the best route to success was not to try one or two of these strategies, but to commit to all of them. To that end, he created his Life S.A.V.E.R.S. system -- a model that frames six key components of development in digestible pieces that help entrepreneurs get, and stay, on track:

Moving the Right Pawn -- Building Empires Interview With Michael Goldstein

Stacey Alcorn | Posted 05.03.2015 | Business
Stacey Alcorn

Building a successful empire is much like winning at chess, it takes strategy, experience, and the ability to consistently move the right pawn.

Why Moving Back In With Your Parents Can Be A Game-Changing Business Decision

Posted 03.07.2015 | Small Business

Moving home after college is hard for many young adults, but what’s even more difficult is moving home after graduating college plus three years of ...