More than 2,000 business leaders gathered last month in Palm Beach, Florida for an exclusive and sold-out event led by Tony Robbins, the best-selling author, business strategist and coach. The majority of the program was proprietary content available only to paid attendees, but Robbins did share a roughly two-hour block of the five-day event via a free Facebook Live Stream. … [Read more...] about Tony Robbins extracts the 3 secrets of digital success from the founders of Skype, Venmo and Airbnb
Life of a successful entrepreneur
Starting a business is no small feat. It takes a lot of time, money and energy to launch a successful startup, even if your business is your only focus. Mothers who decide to become entrepreneurs have to balance the equally demanding roles of parent and business owner, and anyone who has taken this path will tell you it isn't an easy one. "Mompreneur," a portmanteau of "mom" … [Read more...] about Mom Businesses: How to Be a Successful ‘Mompreneur’
With today's technology, it's no surprise that many jobs can, in fact, be done outside of the office. The workplace is becoming increasingly digital, and increasing numbers of employees are opting to work from home, travel or create their own schedule. Enter the age of digital nomads."Having a job that allows you to be a digital nomad is the ultimate flexible work … [Read more...] about Inside the Life of a Digital Nomad
If you rounded up a group of successful entrepreneurs and put them in a room together, you might discover that they have many things in common – including certain personality traits.Although there are no set characteristics that guarantee a person's success in business, many of those who take the entrepreneurial plunge share qualities like passion, a sense of social … [Read more...] about What Traits Do the Most Successful Entrepreneurs Have in Common?
Is "entrepreneur" just a euphemism for erstwhile troublemaker? A new study exploring the personality traits of successful entrepreneurs suggests that people like Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg might share checkered pasts as well as hefty salaries. The University of California, Berkeley study, which focused on debunking the myth that entrepreneurship doesn't pay off for most, … [Read more...] about Do Troubled Teenagers Make Successful Entrepreneurs?
When is the best time in life to start a business? There's no "right" answer to this question, of course — every entrepreneur's experience is different. But based on the seeming abundance of 20-something Silicon Valley startup founders, it's easy to think that the younger you are, the better off your business will be. By that same logic, it's also easy to assume that … [Read more...] about Starting a Business Later in Life? Tips for Older Entrepreneurs
How you start your morning sets the tone for the rest of your day, so your a.m. routine is important, especially when you're in charge of an entire company. Wondering what a morning in the life of a successful entrepreneur is like? Business News Daily asked business owners to share the first thing they do in the morning. From hitting snooze and drinking coffee to exercising and … [Read more...] about 63 Entrepreneurs Share the First Thing They Do Each Morning
Everyone knows that business owners end up wearing a lot of hats. A day in the life of an entrepreneur might include sales calls, marketing meetings, client lunches, press interviews and dozens of other things that advance the progress of the business. But entrepreneurship isn't all about big, forward-thinking strategic moves. There are a lot of smaller tasks that startup … [Read more...] about 9 Surprising Things Successful Entrepreneurs Do Every Day
Being an entrepreneur is a mindset. We see a problem or an industry that is lagging and we feel a need to better it. We think: Why are we still doing it this way? How could we do this better? Smarter?This led me to create Washos.The idea was sparked on a weekend drive down the PCH during a routine visit to Los Angeles. As we drove, I noticed the plethora of car clubs out for … [Read more...] about How a French Entrepreneur’s California Dreaming Led to a Conquest of the West Coast
Like lots of kids, I dreamed of being an actor when I grew up. From my small town in Venezuela, the lights and cameras of Hollywood were exciting and alluring. They also seemed impossibly far away.The distance wasn't just geographical. Becoming a famous TV star felt especially out of reach for me, because there weren't a lot of people who looked like me on TV. I was too fat.I … [Read more...] about Why I Left a Successful TV Career to Become an Entrepreneur