These 10 Bad Habits Are Standing in the Way of Your Success

If you’re struggling to achieve success, see if you are falling into these common traps. July 1, 2019 2 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Brian Tracy explains that, while many people believe the only path to success is hard work, there are many other unforeseen components. For instance, many successful people are pros at not only advcing their goals, but they are also able to identify which behaviors are setting them back.  Here are some examples of these behaviors: Making empty promises. By not coming through on a promise you made, it will affect your personal and company’s image. Blaming others. When you divert criticism from yourself, you are saying that other people are the reason you are not successful, when in fact, true success is dependent on yourself and your own habits. Waiting for the right moment. Telling yourself you’re just waiting for the […]

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How This Healthcare Startup Founder Moves His Business Forward

As a business owner, one of your main duties is knowing when to cut-out limitations. June 27, 2019 2 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Mars Discovery District talks with Rob LaHayne, the founder of TouchCare, which focuses on helping employees better understand their insurance plans. LaHayne describes TouchCare as a healthcare concierge business.  LaHayne notes that he learned quickly that as the head of a business you may need to shut down operations. As difficult as that can be, it is part of the responsibilities of an entrepreneur. He also discusses some of the difficulties associated with eliminating bad actors in his business, then breaks down the necessity of addressing problems early and not allowing them to ferment over time.  LaHayne stresses that entrepreneurs should take the time to delineate between your work and home lives. LaHayne is a father, and he and his spouse always prioritize their young child when a […]

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These 2 Habits Help Successful People Meet Their Goals

Achieving success is never guaranteed, but these habits can improve your chances. June 24, 2019 2 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. In this video, Entrepreneur Netwokr partner Brian Tracy shares a few things successful people do differently, starting with creating good habits. Tracy notes that many people often don’t know how to work harder, when they only need to adjust their focus. Concentration and discipline can give you a sense of control about your goals and increase your self-esteem. If the task you’re concentrating on is important to you, and you complete the task, you will feel an incredible feeling of reward afterwards.  Click play to hear more.  Related: How to Make the Most Helpful Connections While Networking  Entrepreneur Network is a premium video network providing entertainment, education and inspiration from successful entrepreneurs and thought leaders. We provide expertise and opportunities to accelerate brand growth and effectively monetize video and audio […]

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How a Bill Gates Prediction Helped This Entrepreneur’s Company Blossom

This tech entrepreneur discusses how he kept his business afloat with some patience and good timing. June 19, 2019 2 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Mars Discovery District talks with Ian Collins, a co-founder of Canadian tech company Wysdom.ai.  The company started in 1995. Collins recalls the initial months when the company felt incredibly green, and he remembers the team essentially figuring things out on the fly. There was an early point where the company’s finances became incredibly tight, and it appeared the business would not be able to stay afloat for more than the following payroll.  The fouder eventually went to a convention where Bill Gates spoke, during which the billionaire described “wireless [as] the future.” Wireless technology was was highly in-line with Wysdom.ai’s mission, and these words from a tech visionary helped save the company.  The experience showed Collins not to throw in the towel too early — […]

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The Number One Reason Women Entrepreneurs Should Look to Support Each Other

The CEO of this fertility coverage company explains how integral a network of female cohorts can be. June 19, 2019 2 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Business Rockstars talks with Tammy Sun, the CEO of Carrot Fertility. Sun shares that one of the most important responsiblities she feels as a female entrepreneur is to discuss the universality of her company’s message. Sun describes Carrot as more than a female health company or a technology company, but insead a business that applies to many groups of people. Sun’s advice to young entrepreneurs is to concentrate on building a network with other female founders. In Sun’s experience, women love to support each other and build each other up. Since it can be difficult for female founders to nail down capital from investors and financial partners, it is even more important for female founders to […]

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6 Ways to Launch a Business

What’s the best way to tell the world that your company exists and is open for business? Six entrepreneurs share their strategies and stories. June 7, 2019 3 min read This story appears in the June 2019 issue of Entrepreneur. Subscribe » 1. Target influencers. “After years designing graphic tees for large retailers, I decided to strike out on my own. I produced a small run of shirts and proposed a trade with local fashion bloggers: If they’d serve as the models for my T-shirt website, I’d provide my professional photography services to their blogs for free. It worked wonders! They’d often post about my brand and recommend me to other bloggers, too.” — Danielle Nagel, founder, Dazey LA  2. Test your concept. “We launched Floyd in 2014 on Kickstarter with a set of table legs — customers could turn virtually any surface into a table. We wanted to solve a problem around […]

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4 Steps to Take Your Marketing Efforts to the Next Level

Tailor each marketing experience to your customers so they don’t need to guess about your product’s value. June 3, 2019 1 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner, Brian Tracy discusses you can take to improve your marketing efforts. In order to beat your competition and achieve your goals, you should follow these steps: Create utility. Change your pricing.  Adjust your marketing to your customers’ reality. Offer your customers true value. Click play to hear more. Related: You Can Teach Yourself to Become More Courageous in Your Daily Life. Here’s How. Entrepreneur Network is a premium video network providing entertainment, education and inspiration from successful entrepreneurs and thought leaders. We provide expertise and opportunities to accelerate brand growth and effectively monetize video and audio content distributed across all digital platforms for the business genre. EN is partnered with hundreds of top YouTube channels in the business vertical. Watch video from […]

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Here’s How This Entrepreneur Manages Her Team of One

Robyn Young works with a freelance team when she needs design help, but mostly relies on her own talents to build her business. May 20, 2019 1 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Business Rockstars talks with Robyn Young, the founder of branding agency company Robyn Young & Co. Click the video to hear more from Business Rockstars and Robyn Young.  Related: Why Your Employees Should Support You and Challenge You at the Same Time Entrepreneur Network is a premium video network providing entertainment, education and inspiration from successful entrepreneurs and thought leaders. We provide expertise and opportunities to accelerate brand growth and effectively monetize video and audio content distributed across all digital platforms for the business genre. EN is partnered with hundreds of top YouTube channels in the business vertical. Watch video from our network partners on demand on Roku, Apple TV and the Entrepreneur App available on iOS and Android devices. Click here to become a part […]

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Here’s How This Former Architect Started an Ice Cream Company

The founder of Coolhaus ice cream talks about how she got into the sweet business. May 13, 2019 1 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. In this video, Business Rockstars talks with Natasha Case about transitioning from architecture to running an ice cream company, Coolhaus. Case never expected herself to work in ice cream, especially after focusing on architecture throughout school and her early life.  However, Case discovered a new side of herself as an entrepreneur. Click play to learn more about that journey, Coolhaus and Business Rockstars. Related: Why Being a Good Entrepreneur Means Taking Care of Yourself First Entrepreneur Network is a premium video network providing entertainment, education and inspiration from successful entrepreneurs and thought leaders. We provide expertise and opportunities to accelerate brand growth and effectively monetize video and audio content distributed across all digital platforms for the business genre. EN is partnered with hundreds of top YouTube channels in […]

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What Should Your Company Do When Its Funds Are Dwindling?

This founder says you should start thinking of creative compromises. May 8, 2019 2 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Mars Discovery District talks with Ali Asaria, CEO and founder of Tulip, a company that specializes in building apps.  The founder talks about how he traveled across the country and approached a list of 60 investors to raise money for his business. However, it became clear that Asaria was going to come up short on his targets — in fact, he wouldn’t even be able to pay employee salaries. However, that failure helped lead him to a creative compromise with his engineering team, which eventually helped him create Tulip. That experience taught Asaria that a company is a sum of its parts, and that if its individual members are willing to work as a tribe, the company can become a much larger success.  Click the video to hear more […]

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Why Being a Good Entrepreneur Means Taking Care of Yourself First

This female founder encourages everyone at her business to seek out a therapist if they need it. May 8, 2019 2 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Business Rockstars talks with Lindsay Nahmiache, the co-founder of Jive PR + Digital. Nahmiache points out that business owners become the business. Thus, as a business owner, you should take care to nurture yourself and take care of yourself, because how you are eventually becomes the business.  Nahmiache also offers some advice to young, female entrepreneurs. Nahmiache says they should look after themselves and rid themselves of toxicity so they can dream up their most ambitious ideas. Click the video to hear more from Business Rockstars and Lindsay Nahmiache.  Related: Here’s What This Lifestyle Blogger Considers the Biggest Benefit of Being Her Own Boss Entrepreneur Network is a premium video network providing entertainment, education and inspiration from successful entrepreneurs […]

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How Laughter Can Improve Your Business and Your Personal Life

An ability to laugh at yourself can help cut tension and lower stress. May 7, 2019 1 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Jack Canfield says that laughter is a great tool to respond to trying life events. It can help you cope and cut tension in healthier ways than getting defensive or becoming overly self-critical.  Canfield says that research shows laughter can also boost your immune system and help you retain information over time — essential for people who see themselves as life-long learners.  Click the video to hear more from Jack Canfield.  Related: How to Help Friends Who Struggle With Self-Confidence Entrepreneur Network is a premium video network providing entertainment, education and inspiration from successful entrepreneurs and thought leaders. We provide expertise and opportunities to accelerate brand growth and effectively monetize video and audio content distributed across all digital platforms for the business genre. […]

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What Are the Traits of a Good Negotiator?

The difference between an effective negotiator and an ineffective one comes down to a few tactics. Read_More Related posts: The 5 Worst Traits a Business Leader Can Have (Infographic) The MOST Important Key Traits for a Productive Employee 12 Entrepreneurial Traits That Will Tempt You to Quit Your Job Immediately Habits and Traits of Millionaires with Jaime Tardy – SPI TV, Ep. 41 The 5 Essential Traits to Look for Successful People Often Share These 2 Traits The 2 Key Traits That Guide This Startup’s Decisions The MOST Important Key Traits for a Productive Employee

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What Is Your Entrepreneurial Kryptonite?

Find out what’s holding you back from business success by making these two changes to the way you run your business. May 2, 2019 6 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. The following excerpt is from Scott Duffy’s book Breakthrough. Buy it now from Amazon | Barnes & Noble | Apple Books | IndieBound What comic book character best describes the entrepreneur? I think it would be Superman. Entrepreneurs are the heroes of business. They start companies, execute tirelessly, and are on call 24 hours a day. In the early stages, they put their stamp on everything, assuming responsibility for all decisions. They’re the driving force behind all that gets done. But just as in the Superman comics, there’s one thing that can knock the entrepreneur down. No, it’s not kryptonite — it’s the failure to delegate. If you want to grow your business and maximize its […]

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How Consumer Feedback Helped Lead to This Company’s Redesign and Pivot

Sometimes, the pivot in your business model is just a short leap from your original idea. April 24, 2019 2 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. In this video, CEO of Loom Analytics Mona Datt talks with Entrepreneur Network partner Mars Discovery District about the changing nature of the company’s product. Loom Analytics is a Canadian-based company that helps lawyers and insurance companies pinpoint trends in the law like judge rulings and lawyers’ court performance. Datt speaks about how Loom initially planned to position itself as a research company, but over time realized it would serve a greater customer base by offering a more interactive experience. Datt says one of the main pieces of feedback the company received was how companies could integrate Loom into their daily routines. This encouraged Datt and her team to make adjustments in the user experience and interface of Loom’s website. Click the video to hear more […]

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Want to Turn Your Side Project Into a Full-Time Business? Here’s How This Man Did It.

Founder, Danish Yusuf, discusses the ins and outs starting his Canada-based insurance company. April 17, 2019 2 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Mars Discovery District talks Danish Yusuf, the CEO of Canadian insurance company Zensurance. Yusuf speaks about reaching a roadblock at his first job due to office politics. In time, Yusuf teamed up with a like-minded co-worker to develop the beginnings of Zensurance. The two business owners spent every Saturday morning developing a prototype and a pilot program for their business.  Two years ago, Zensurance had no office, no employees and relied mostly on the drive of Yusuf and his co-founder. Now, the company has a new office space with 15 employees and more hires to come. Click the video to hear more.  Related: How This Entrepreneur Built a Business Out of a College Project Entrepreneur Network is a premium video network providing entertainment, education and inspiration […]

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Get Your Business Off the Ground by Making Mistakes

Here’s why young business owners should not be afraid of taking the plunge and screwing things up. April 17, 2019 2 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Business Rockstars talks with Gianna Wurzi, a founder of Quilt. Wurzi is intentional with her time. She concentrates on carving out specific time to socialize and time to buckle down. This helps her have perspective and keeps her priorities in place. Wurzi encourages young female founders to get out there and take action. She says you shouldn’t be afraid to make mistakes, because those mistakes will teach you how to build the company you envisioned.  Click play to hear more.  Related: Want to Grow Your Business? You Have to Fire Yourself First. Entrepreneur Network is a premium video network providing entertainment, education and inspiration from successful entrepreneurs and thought leaders. We provide expertise and opportunities to accelerate brand growth and […]

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How the Founder of Drybar Makes Her Best Professional (and Personal) Decisions

The founder also discusses the importance of staying passionate about your company’s purpose. April 3, 2019 2 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Business Rockstars talks with Alli Webb, the founder of Drybar. Webb shares how she is able to wear so many hats as a wife, mother and business owner. To say the least, it can be incredibly challenging to find time for each aspect of her life. Webb also describes just how draining it can be to make big decisions. However, this responsibility is a necessary part of being a leader.  Click the video to hear more. Related: How Tough Love Shaped This CEO’s Appetite for Achievement Entrepreneur Network is a premium video network providing entertainment, education and inspiration from successful entrepreneurs and thought leaders. We provide expertise and opportunities to accelerate brand growth and effectively monetize video and audio content distributed across all digital platforms […]

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Why It’s Important to Hire a Diverse Group as You Build Your Business

The founder of a savings app discusses how to make it in the financial sector. March 28, 2019 1 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Jason Saltzman talks with Brandon Krieg, the CEO and co-founder of Stash.  As you might expect, Krieg explains that hiring the right team was an important priority. It didn’t take him too long to discover how important company culture is, and that’s why part of the company’s mission today is to hire the best engineers and employees it can find in the area. Click play on the video to learn more. Related: How to Build a Business as a Working Artist Entrepreneur Network is a premium video network providing entertainment, education and inspiration from successful entrepreneurs and thought leaders. We provide expertise and opportunities to accelerate brand growth and effectively monetize video and audio content distributed across all digital platforms for the business […]

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Why ‘Moving Fast and Breaking Things’ Is This Entrepreneur’s Best Business Strategy

Momentum is the biggest game-changer. March 25, 2019 1 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. In this video from Entrepreneur Network partner Business Rockstars speaks with Keith Krach, the Chairman of DocuSign. The chairman says you need to make mistakes to make progress. He points out that with all the constant technology around us today, one of the most valuable tools at our disposal is speed. If you are not moving fast enough, you very well could be surpassed by your competitors.  Click play to hear more from Business Rockstars and Keith Krach.  Related: This CMO Thinks of Marketing Like a Brad Pitt Movie Entrepreneur Network is a premium video network providing entertainment, education and inspiration from successful entrepreneurs and thought leaders. We provide expertise and opportunities to accelerate brand growth and effectively monetize video and audio content distributed across all digital platforms for the business genre. EN is partnered with hundreds of top YouTube channels in […]

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