Damon Wayans Jr. Says Hearing ‘No’ Means It’s Time to Work Harder

The comedian, actor, writer and co-founder of the app Special Guest talks about the similarities between the entertainment world and entrepreneurship. August 13, 2019 1 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Damon Wayans Jr. sits down with The Playbook host and Entrepreneur Network partner David Meltzer to talk about work ethic, entrepreneurship and the entertainment business. Click play to see more. Related: Nobody Will Take Care of Your Money Better Than You Read_More Related posts: Rapper Nipsey Hussle Reveals the Art of Being a Self-Made Millionaire 7 Elements of a Strong Work Ethic Why Being a Good Entrepreneur Means Taking Care of Yourself First Your Employees Will Work Harder If You Give Them This One Thing (and It’s Not More Money) For This Company, Maintaining a Healthy Culture Means Not Taking Itself Too Seriously Deep Work vs. Shallow Work What ‘Earnings Per Share’ Really Means for Your Investments 35 […]

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7 Elements of a Strong Work Ethic

March 29, 2019 4 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Have you ever tried to do business with someone who didn’t seem to take pleasure in the job — or even care? If you had the option, you probably you didn’t go back to this person because you didn’t like the way you were treated or lacked confidence in them. Related: Passion Is What Unlocks Your Hustler’s Work Ethic Did you then spread the word to others about your bad experience? This can happen to your business if people doubt your desire to provide the best service possible. Bad press or bad word of mouth can affect your bottom line and your reputation. The solution is to foster and maintain a strong work ethic in the culture of your company. A strong work ethic energizes you and your employees to face challenges head-on. It drives you to try your best and to fight to […]

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