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Seven Ways To Bounce Back From Your Biggest Setback

To succeed, use failure to your advantage. Everyone grapples with setbacks and obstacles on the path to success. Sometimes, a breakdown can lead you to a significant breakthrough. Here’s how seven successful entrepreneurs and members of The Oracles overcame failure to fast-track their ultimate success. Source: Seven Ways To Bounce Back From Your Biggest Setback Photo […]

Will the gig economy replace the job for life?

Are the days of a ‘job for life’ long gone? Here, we examine the recent rise of the gig economy and how it affects modern working practices. The UK’s gig economy is booming, with more people than ever before choosing to work for themselves. According to statistics released last year, one in seven UK workers […]

How to Run Two Businesses at the Same Time

America is brimming with entrepreneurial spirit. Millions of people nationwide have taken the plunge to launch their own companies, some successfully and others less so. As famed billionaire entrepreneur Richard Branson once said, “Our ability to come up with ideas is a blessing and a curse. It’s great that we’re constantly inspired and optimistic, but it […]

11 Must-Read Newsletters for Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneur magazine and digital editors share their picks. Axios Future Morning Brew CB Insights CultureBanx My Sweet Dumb Brain Autoweek Daily Drive Wall Street Journal What’s News Science Hot Pod Morning Media Newsfeed Entrepreneur Source: 11 Must-Read Newsletters for Entrepreneurs Photo by Andris Romanovskis on Unsplash

I Can’t Always Be Mr Success And Neither Can You

Photo by Andre Hunter on Unsplash Today I stuffed up big time. I’ve spent the last five years becoming disciplined and learning every self-improvement hack I could. I’ve tried very hard not to drink too much alcohol, minimise my sugar intake, reframe from swearing, treat people better, give more to those in need and be an all round […]

The Career Shift From Employed to Independent

More and more folks are leaving the 9-to-5 grind for the grind of growing their own business. Career independence is on the upswing, and according to a recent survey conducted by FreshBooks, the majority (7 in 10) of self-employed individuals have no intention of returning to traditional employment. Instead, they intend to grow their business. […]

How True Is The Entrepreneur Life You See On Social Media?

Photo by Andrew Neel on Unsplash If you search ‘entrepreneur’, ‘founder’ or ‘startup’ on Instagram, what do you see? Or more to the point, what do you not see? There is no tears. No late nights. No signs of panic. No empty bank accounts. Instagram would have you believe that becoming an entrepreneur, and indulging in some #entrepreneurlife, […]

How a Subscription-Box Founder Is Using Data to Survive — and Thrive

Photo by Marjorie Bertrand on Unsplash In 2016, she launched her company, Rockets of Awesome, offering boxes of personalized, 12-piece clothing sets for kids ages 3 to 12 at the start of every season. “The decision to be vertical was very strategic,” Blumenthal says. For starters, it allowed Rockets of Awesome to create what she calls a “trifecta” of […]

Fuck You. Pay Me

Photo by Khoman Room on Unsplash Fuck you. Pay me. It’s something along the lines of “If you don’t help me for free, you’re a bad person.” The attitude is, if I don’t drop everything I’m doing to make everyone’s projects my personal business and top priority without charging a dime, then I’m a fraud and a phony […]

5 Unexpected Millionaire Habits

Photo by Marten Bjork on Unsplash High-achieving individuals work to become stronger, more knowledgeable and more well-rounded over time. Success rewards repetition and consistency. So it should come as no surprise that most millionaires are actually creatures of habit. And when it comes down to it, many millionaires, regardless of who they are or what type of work they […]

The Ugly Pie, Marc Andreessen, and the Most Important Lesson for Small Town Entrepreneurs

Photo by Reuben Mcfeeters on Unsplash The most important lesson for small town entrepreneurs. Sitting Around A Table Trying To Think Of A Business Idea. As friends from high school, they dreamed of quitting their office jobs and working for themselves. That November night, they brainstormed vigorously. Source: The Ugly Pie, Marc Andreessen, and the Most Important Lesson for […]

What it really felt like the moment I sold my company

Photo by Brad Neathery on Unsplash If you are an entrepreneur with your sights set on selling your business, you probably have the occasional daydream about what the moment will be like when you actually sign on the dotted line. In your mind, you might see champagne, high fives, tears of joy, excited calls to everyone you know, […]