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Economic Forces Are Mightier Than the Sword

Jack Nadel | Posted 08.29.2014 | Small Business
Jack Nadel

We should do more to help potential entrepreneurs in places where domestic economies are too weak to assist. If we give this effort a higher priority in our country's foreign policy, we can create a healthier balance of world commerce.

The 6 Things You Need to Know to Be Great in Business

Mark Cuban | Posted 08.21.2014 | Business
Mark Cuban

There are no shortcuts in business. In order to be successful there are some things that you must know. These are not all of them by a long shot, but IMHO they are 6 of the most important.

Strategies to Connect Your Way Into Ultimate Success

Robi Ludwig, Psy.D. | Posted 08.07.2014 | Healthy Living
Robi Ludwig, Psy.D.

Seeking new and rewarding relationships is one of the most powerful ways to achieving lasting success, both socially and professionally. Connecting and networking is about building the right relationships to propel you into a happier and more rewarding life.

Conversations With Leaders: Why Everyone Needs a Coach

Warren Cassell, Jr. | Posted 08.01.2014 | Teen
Warren Cassell, Jr.

How do successful people think, act, behave and why? These were all questions I set out to answer.

Start Early to Be an Entrepreneur

Jack Nadel | Posted 07.29.2014 | Small Business
Jack Nadel

In many ways, an entrepreneur's career is like a football game. Both combine a swift pace with a highly competitive atmosphere. The "game" is divided into four quarters. In the first quarter you assess the other team's strengths and weaknesses based on your scouting report.

Learning From Mistakes: Three Lessons to Clear the Path to Success

Zach Overking | Posted 07.01.2014 | College
Zach Overking

No one starts out successful. Success is an experiment that comes with plenty of trial and error; it is built as you learn from mistakes along your path to personal and professional development.

Things a Business Owner Never Says

Sajeel Qureshi | Posted 08.24.2014 | Small Business
Sajeel Qureshi

Spend enough time at a playground and you'll notice that kids are envious of each other. Small kids want size, skinny ones want bulk and they all want to play with the kid who has the Mr. T 3-wheeler. This envy continues in the workplace.

3 Steps to Becoming a Digital Marketing Expert

Sajeel Qureshi | Posted 08.21.2014 | Small Business
Sajeel Qureshi

The key to becoming an expert in digital marketing is to cash in on your opportunities through practice and persistence.

Realizing Dreams

Megan McDonough | Posted 08.19.2014 | Business
Megan McDonough

Whether you're leading a Fortune 500 company, a mom-and-pop store, or an entrepreneurial start-up, realizing personal and organizational dreams can raise (instead of sacrifice) your whole person well-being.

Senior Entrepreneurs Play a Vital Role

Jack Nadel | Posted 08.17.2014 | Small Business
Jack Nadel

Over my nearly 70 years as an entrepreneur, I have sometimes been described as a visionary, but this is really a misnomer. The truth is that I am a tremendous opportunist.

How to Succeed in Business: the First Steps

Jack Nadel | Posted 07.30.2014 | Small Business
Jack Nadel

I'll begin where the majority of successful entrepreneurs begin--"follow your passion." It may be a shopworn phrase, but this advice is as valid today for how to succeed in business as it was a hundred years ago, and it has certainly proven true for me.

5 Keys to Building Your Personal Brand

Megan Dalla-Camina | Posted 07.20.2014 | Business
Megan Dalla-Camina

One of the key aspects of our career that really matters is your personal brand -- which is essentially how you choose to present yourself. Everyone has one.

9 Simple Statements That Will Make You Think Differently About The World

The Motley Fool | Posted 07.14.2014 | Business
The Motley Fool

A few smart sentences can change the way you think. Here are a few I read recently that got my mind twirling.

To Create A Real Connection, Show Vulnerability

Harvard Business Review | Michael Simmons | Posted 05.13.2014 | World

The hardest part of my business failing was not the loss of the business. It was the loss of the identity that came with being a successful entreprene...

4 Things Highly Successful People Do To Get Ahead

Michael Stewart | Posted 04.07.2014 | Business
Michael Stewart

Disruption is the new normal, and that will not change anytime soon. Now is the time for those who are willing and able to show up differently.

The Most Common (And Harmful) Ways People Sabotage Their Own Success

Forbes | Kathy Caprino | Posted 04.04.2014 | World

Working with mid- to high-level career women who’ve achieved great things in their lives, I’ve watched professionals build and sustain tremendous ...

Think Like Yoda for Incredible Business Success

Ian Altman | Posted 05.25.2014 | Business
Ian Altman

The hardest thing for you to do, and for your customer to do, is to embrace change. Your customer can simply decide to keep doing things the way they have for years. You can similarly keep doing things the old way.

Self Made Advice: Never Trust One Income Flow

Grant Cardone | Posted 05.17.2014 | Business
Grant Cardone

Most of the financial advice in this country focuses on saving and retirement when in reality, you cannot save your way to financial freedom. Creating financial freedom is literally impossible without creating multiple flows of income for an individual, family or even a company.

How Would Others Describe You? Intelligent, Emotionally Intelligent or Both?

Sara Canaday | Posted 05.10.2014 | Business
Sara Canaday

Our perceptions of other people are more rooted in emotion than intellect. So what does that mean for team members and leaders who want to be seen as competent, effective, and high-performing?

Let's Talk Business: 5 Steps For Definite Success

Uloop | Posted 05.06.2014 | Business
Uloop

Having a successful business provides a test to the motivated, financially sound and mentally adept.  On the other hand, starting a business is relatively easy.

4 Easy Steps to Communicate with Others for Success in Business and Life

Dr. Patty Ann Tublin | Posted 04.15.2014 | Business
Dr. Patty Ann Tublin

3. When you are on the receiving end of a message -- don't assume you know what someone is going to say to you -- listen with an open heart, an open mind and an open soul.

Mittman-Sized Success -- Building Empires from the Ashes of Failure

Stacey Alcorn | Posted 04.05.2014 | Business
Stacey Alcorn

Be the person who finds the opportunity to make tomorrow better than today, and you'll be speaking Mittman's language.

Fail Fast, Succeed Faster: 5 Keys To Success

Ryan McMunn | Posted 03.08.2014 | Business
Ryan McMunn

In a world where 75 percent of tech startups fail, it is important to have a plan, adapt and do it fast. The sooner you realize that something is failing, the quicker you can fix it and the faster you will ultimately succeed.

Make a Living, Not a Killing

Jim Joseph | Posted 12.18.2013 | Business
Jim Joseph

Many people are suffering during this government shutdown because others are trying to make a point and "win." Now the government "situation" is on a large macro scale, but even in our daily business lives it seems like everyone is constantly trying to "win."

From Corporate Greed to Social Need: How Big Ass Brands Will Save the World

Merry Carole Powers | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact
Merry Carole Powers

How can we transform business into a force for good and in doing so, solve some of the toughest problems our planet and the people on it are currently facing?