13 Entrepreneurs Reveal Their Best Business Advice

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Nine out of 10 entrepreneurs I know have long-term pain with their partners. The tenth entrepreneur without the headache is usually the one without a business partner. For more insights and inspiration from today’s leading entrepreneurs, check out EO on Inc.

Why Creativity is Essential for Entrepreneurs

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This type of thinking is essential for entrepreneurs; define a problem or need, then leverage the ability to quickly pivot , iterate and actualize an idea. Being in quarantine can offer opportunities for creative entrepreneurs, despite the challenges it forces upon you.


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We Talked to 150 Entrepreneurs


Last week, Jose Alfaro led the CO.STARTERS team in hosting a series of virtual roundtables for entrepreneurs who feel stuck due to the COVID-19 crisis. Are you interested in bringing the Refocus Workshop and other programs to entrepreneurs in your community?

Today’s entrepreneurs weigh in: Is entrepreneurship a lonely journey?

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At the core of Entrepreneurs’ Organization ‘s mission is helping entrepreneurs achieve their full potential. That stark statistic illustrates the tide the entrepreneur wades against in their efforts to create a viable business.

4 Things Every Entrepreneur Should Avoid

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An excerpt from the book Launch Your Inner Entrepreneur , by Charlene Walters , MBA, PhD. Becoming a successful entrepreneur is all about working on and developing an entrepreneurial attitude by making certain shifts in the way that you think.

10 Ways Entrepreneurs Limit Their Creative Potential

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Every entrepreneur believes in their heart that their startup is more innovative and creative than their competitors. Yet none knows exactly

#1 Put entrepreneurs front and center


As ecosystem builders, we are committed to serving the entrepreneurs in our communities. But how do you find these entrepreneurs – especially those who are just emerging or are historically marginalized? When I started this work, entrepreneurs were my primary circle of friends.

6 traits that make an entrepreneur

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Heidi Zak , Elon Musk, Oprah, Warren Buffet, Kendra Scott , Sara Blakely and Bill Gates—entrepreneurs may appear quite diverse, but they typically share a few key qualities. What makes an entrepreneur? Entrepreneurs require a lot of personal drive and discipline to be successful.

The Four Tenets of Conscious Capitalism

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Kent Gregoire is an Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO) member and founder of Symphony Advantage, which helps CEOs achieve ongoing success through strategic thinking, advice and planning. EO asked Kent how entrepreneurs can embrace the tenets of Conscious Capitalism.

How entrepreneurs benefit from ‘Alien Thinking’

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We asked authors Cyril Bouquet, Michael Wade and Jean-Louis Barsoux how entrepreneurs can benefit from Alien Thinking: What does it mean to think like an “alien”? . Can you share those stories and the lessons for entrepreneurs?

How To Build a Pandemic-Proof Business Plan for 2021

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And with no end in sight for returning to business as usual, that number can be intimidating to anyone who’s considering opening their own business or entrepreneurs hoping to survive the next year. Contributed by Alexis Maness, contributing editor at 365businesstips.com.

The Real Rebuilding Will Begin after the Election, and it Will Start with Entrepreneurs, Economic Developers, and Ecosystem Builders


Entrepreneurs, business owners, ecosystem builders, educators, parents, community leaders, and concerned citizens solve problems. Today’s visionary entrepreneurs want to build companies with holistic perspectives that help people realize their potential.

10 Common Traits of the Most Successful Entrepreneurs


Many people dream of being an entrepreneur. If only this were the reality, everyone would be an entrepreneur! Being an entrepreneur can be tremendously rewarding, but it is hard work. Keep in mind the 10 common traits of successful entrepreneurs: Vision.

This Young Entrepreneur Shares Her 4 Tips for Startup Success


What do you think of when you hear the word “entrepreneur”? Over the past three years, my definition of an entrepreneur has changed dramatically. Today, I will share with you the key business lessons I have learned as a youth activist and entrepreneur, along with some tips for success.

Techstars Entrepreneur’s Toolkit Can Help You Do More Faster


At Techstars we believe that entrepreneurs create a better future, which is why we are building the Worldwide Network that Helps Entrepreneurs Succeed. It’s also why we created the Techstars Entrepreneur’s Toolkit , an online educational resource to help entrepreneurs learn the fundamentals of entrepreneurship. The Techstars Entrepreneur’s Toolkit is a prime example of this value in action. The Techstars Entrepreneur’s Toolkit includes: Build Your Lean Canvas.

What entrepreneurs need to know about unconscious bias

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It is vital for entrepreneurs and aspiring leaders to understand unconscious biases that may be present in their journey to growing their business or organization. The post What entrepreneurs need to know about unconscious bias appeared first on Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative.

How Women Entrepreneurs Can Advance in Business

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We are just recognizing that women entrepreneurs have to fight harder and longer to be as successful as their male counterparts. One Woman Entrepreneur Having an Impact. Her mission is to make the journey easier especially for diverse and women entrepreneurs.

Supporting Entrepreneurs Wherever They Are, Including Prison


Defy Colorado is a nonprofit organization that helps individuals with criminal histories — who they call Entrepreneurs in Training — create legal business ventures outside of prison.

Women entrepreneurs find success despite lack of access to investment capital

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Throughout history there are numerous success stories of female entrepreneurs, yet women continue to face a number of challenges when starting and growing their businesses. When venture capitalists ignore women entrepreneurs, they leave money on the table.

These 4 Entrepreneurs Share Their Startup Stories on StartupNation Radio


On today’s episode of StartupNation Radio, Jeff interviews four entrepreneurs who share their startup stories: Tania Shah, Erin Nobles and Lisa Sigman of In The Know Legal; and Kristen Denzer of Tierra Encantada.

Mindful Leadership for Business Owners and Entrepreneurs

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If you’re like most business leaders and entrepreneurs, you know what it’s like to be stressed. Sitting alone in silence probably sounds like the worst way for a busy business entrepreneur to spend their precious time. Happy meditating entrepreneurs and fellow EO members!

Why Emmy Award-winning documentarians focused their lens on 5 GSEA student entrepreneurs

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Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO) encourages young entrepreneurs through its Global Student Entrepreneur Awards (GSEA) , EO’s premier competition for college students who own and operate a business. What was your biggest takeaway about student entrepreneurs?

Why Entrepreneurs Shouldn’t Be Afraid to Ask for Help


Monkey and Me: A Real Survival Guide for Entrepreneurs” by Mike Smerklo. Being a great leader and entrepreneur takes courage, confidence and the willingness to achieve what others have not been able to accomplish in the past. The following is adapted from “Mr.

4 things I wish I knew as a young entrepreneur

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He is also an active member of the Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO) Montreal chapter. . Many entrepreneurs I meet have incredible stories about the way they started their businesses. And like most entrepreneurs, we wear those scars as a badge of honor.

5 Reasons Why Everyone Secretly Hates Entrepreneurs These Days

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We entrepreneurs can’t stand those guys either. Continue reading on Entrepreneur's Handbook ». entrepreneur startup business social-media entrepreneurship

To succeed as an entrepreneur, make these 8 investments

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Rosenfarb , a member of the Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO) and a certified public accountant who helps entrepreneurs increase cash flow, sell their companies successfully, manage their wealth and create predictable passive income. The best investment for entrepreneurs is always going to be in themselves. Look at the schedule of the world’s wealthiest entrepreneurs and you’ll uncover that comprehensive wellness is a high priority. Contributed by Noah B.

Former Microsoft Program Manager Shares His Employee to Entrepreneur Journey


Why is there so much talk about “young” entrepreneurs when the most successful companies (the top 0.1% As a future entrepreneur, it’s crucial that you spend most of your 20s and perhaps some of your 30s working in the most demanding and most successful company you can find.

Can You Be a Successful Entrepreneur? (And What It Takes to Be the One)

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Recently, I observed interesting conversations on ‘can everyone be a successful entrepreneur’ initiated by Smart Hustle Founder Ramon Ray and Shopify President Harley Finkelstein. And not everyone could be a successful entrepreneur. Everyone can be an entrepreneur.

Startup Reads: 11 Books Every Early-Stage Entrepreneur Should Read


In a past article, Five Pillars of Success: Curated Content for Early-Stage Entrepreneurs , I mentioned that last year I read 12 books. Here my 11 top reads for early-stage entrepreneurs: 11. It’s a perspective from the other side: an entrepreneur turned VC.

This Entrepreneur Is Helping Military Spouses Become Successful Business Owners

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Recently, Ramon Ray interviewed her to explore what she is doing and how she is assisting military spouse entrepreneurs. Moni Jefferson is a PR strategist and entrepreneur, having a specialization in influencer and consumer PR. She is also a serial entrepreneur with more brands.

Should entrepreneurs be worried about the new COVID strains?

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Should entrepreneurs be worried about the new COVID strains originating in the UK, South Africa and recently identified in the US and their implications on business? The post Should entrepreneurs be worried about the new COVID strains?

The 5 Signs of an Unskilled Entrepreneur

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People new to the startup world share these things in common Continue reading on Entrepreneur's Handbook ». entrepreneurship business work startup leadership

5 Tips for Aspiring Mom Entrepreneurs to Turn Your Startup Dreams Into Reality


So, aspiring mom entrepreneurs, if you have an idea that has the potential to become a full-fledged business venture, follow these pointers for turning what often seems like a pipe dream into reality: Clarify your time and financial commitments.

Building a Front Door for Entrepreneurs through a Wayfinding Program


By launching a Wayfinding program for early-stage entrepreneurs, The Company Lab (CO.LAB) positioned themselves as the front door for entrepreneurs in their community and created a pipeline into their additional programs, including CO.STARTERS. CASE STUDY. The Company Lab.

7 Dirty Secrets Entrepreneurs Don’t Want You to Know

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Continue reading on Entrepreneur's Handbook ». business life entrepreneur startup entrepreneurshipSpilling the beans could cost them their business — or so they think.

A Survival Kit for Entrepreneurs, From the Consumer-Facing Sector

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Written by Abdul Wahab Al-Halabi, partner, Decker & Halabi , and member, Entrepreneurs’ Organization UAE. A version of the following article originally appeared on Entrepreneur Middle East. By nature, though, entrepreneurs like us just don’t know how to do that.

Supporting Latinx Entrepreneurs Means Building Relationships of Trust


As entrepreneur support organizations seek to support Spanish speakers starting new businesses, they need to understand that engaging this community effectively and respectfully may require some new ways of thinking. “In His advice to entrepreneur support organizations is to look at any training or classes offered to the Latinx community with that in mind, focusing on tools and techniques rather than on general principles.