Entrepreneurship isn't a traditional career, and you'll have to learn a lot of lessons on your own. Here are the three biggest things I wish I knew before I started my business. More »On Becoming an Entrepreneur: 3 Things I Wish I Knew First
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For first-time entrepreneurs just starting a new business, online marketing is a cost-effective way to sell more -- but most make some version of these 5 mistakes over and over again. More »Are You Making These 5 Online Marketing Mistakes?
The biggest challenge facing entrepreneurs outside New York and San Francisco isn't money. It's a lack of honest, direct feedback -- and the resources to execute on it. More »Want More Entrepreneurs in Your City? Ask the Hard Questions
When you're a young woman who has to manage older reports, age-related drama is bound to happen. Here are 3 tips to stop the conflict before it starts. More »3 Ways Millennials Can Master Generational Conflict at Work
It took Vishen Lakhiani several years, mulitple failures and a good deal of anxiety to figure out that the only way to build the business of your dreams is to ignore 99% of the conventional advice. More »7 Lessons From Bootstrapping a $15M Lifestyle Business
By having systems in place, you can more efficiently train startup employees not only in what has succeeded in the past, but also in which failures to avoid. More »5 Reasons to Document Your Startup Systems Now
The difference between building a small business and founding a startup is not about money, or growth, or technology. It's about vision. What's yours? More »Do You Want to Build a Startup — Or a Small Business?
Lewis Howes shares his top 10 lessons from 2012 on how to be a better, smarter and more balanced entrepreneur, from workout tips to being a man of your word. More »10 Top Lessons Learned in 2012 (And How to Crush It in 2013)
The can-we-or-can't-we debate is getting old. Women entrepreneurs (and their male counterparts) don't need to play the work-life game -- they can set their own rules. More »Why Women Entrepreneurs Can Have It All
When Nicole Smartt decided to ditch her 9-to-5 to become an entrepreneur, it was a risky (but rewarding) proposition -- and these character traits saw her through the challenges. More »7 Essential Traits You’ll Need to Become Your Own Boss
If your new business or campaign idea is timely, then the real key to making it go viral is to execute -- fast and flawlessly. More »How to Make Your Next Project Go Viral — 5 Steps
Before you start hitting the industry conference or event circuit in the new year, make sure you're going for the right reasons -- and making a killer first impression, too. More »7 Quick Questions to Ask Before Your Next Networking Event
Entrepreneurship and failure go hand in hand. Main Street ROI co-founder Phil Frost shares his 5-step plan to turn your next mistake into a business breakthrough. More »5 Steps to Turn Your Business Setback Into a Success
Researchers are finding that instructional self-talk can be very useful in work situations, when we need to regulate emotions and make important decisions. More »How to Set Goals You’ll Actually Achieve: Self-Talk