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Defining Entrepreneurial Needs from Wants

Needs are necessities (stating the obvious, I know – just bear with me). Wants are purely emotional, often driven by greed, vanity or lust. And the moment you really want something in business, you’re going to pay too much for it… guaranteed. Emotions are incredibly …

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Judo is THE Sport for Entrepreneurs

The importance of being athletic and active was ingrained in me from a young age. And competitive sports were a huge part of my life from childhood into my early twenties. But when my years as a college athlete ended, I drifted into the typical …

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Losses Bruise – Missed Opportunities Scar

I had broken my cardinal investing rule about a month earlier, and now it was coming back to haunt me in a cruel and twisted way… Up, up, up. The stock kept climbing. “Fuck me,” I mumbled under my breath, hoping no one within earshot …

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The Story of A Caring Entrepreneur and His Tree-T-Pee

All the credit goes to Mark Cuban and the team at Shark Tank for this one. It’s an awesome story of an entrepreneur driven by passion, not simply making money. Johny Georges is the founder of the Tree-T-Pee, which protects trees from frost and provides …

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Top 10 Must-Read Books For Entrepreneurs

There are two kinds of knowledge which form our decisions. The first is the knowledge that comes from the sum of our own authentic life experiences. The second is the knowledge that comes from the sum of other people’s experiences. The latter is why I …

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5 Celebrities Turned Entrepreneurs

It takes a lot to become a star or celebrity, be it on the silver screen, on the field of battle in sports, or as a politician. But for a person to move their initial rise to stardom, already a difficult feat, to entrepreneurial success, …

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Why Business Partnerships Fail

If you want to increase your chances of successfully building a startup into a money making machine, my advice is to surround yourself with awesome people – never go at it alone. Learn to delegate, seek counsel, and if you can, find an ambitious business …

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When it Comes to Being Entrepreneur-Friendly, Canada Whoops the US

As an entrepreneur, what you ideally want from your government is the ability to conduct business as freely as possible, without burdensome regulations that put up roadblocks, and in turn create a ceiling which your business cannot get past. The whole point of why people …

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