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10 crucial conversations to have with your parents as an entrepreneur


Patrick Bet-David talks about 10 Conversations to Have with Parents.  
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15 Inspiring Entrepreneurs To Watch In 2020

Now more than ever, entrepreneurship seems to be the métier of the future. Self-help aisles in bookstores across the world are filled with titles which promise to unlock your potential as a successful entrepreneur. Podcasts and videos on the subject generate millions of listeners and views every day. It seems that people are searching for the secret formula, the recipe for startup success. This article spotlights 15 entrepreneurs to keep an eye out for, and draw inspiration from, in 2020. [Read ...
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To be SUCCESSFUL, you need to study FAILURES


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Why you should apply entrepreneurial thinking to every big decision you make

Being entrepreneurial isn't just about starting a business; it's a way of thinking that makes you more innovative, creative, resourceful, adaptable and resilient. Successful entrepreneurs are known for seeing challenges as opportunities and being able to cope with uncertainty. They're willing to risk making mistakes and they know how to recover from setbacks. And they can adapt to changing circumstances and find new ways to work towards their goals. These are all essential skills for everyd...
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7 business lessons from famous entrepreneurial families

Many challenges come with starting a new business and advice from experienced entrepreneurs is always a great tool to help stay motivated. From small shops starting out to industry giants, there is always something new to learn from the trials and tribulations businesses face, especially when working with family! Business icons such as Ralph Lauren and Sam Walton are just a few of the driven leaders of powerful families Fundera featured on their recent infographic highlighting business lessons f...
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Entrepreneur quiz: Do you have what it takes to succeed?

Entrepreneurship isn't for everyone; it takes years of hard work and requires a high level of risk tolerance, passion, resilience, and persistence. Being an entrepreneur is a lifestyle, not a job, and it's rarely a quick route to financial success. In fact, even the most successful entrepreneurs experience multiple failures before achieving success. So, while the rewards that come with success can be great, wanting to experience the journey is more important than being attached to the outcome. H...
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4 leadership mistakes first-time entrepreneurs make

For a startup to thrive it needs effective leadership. Even if you don't have any employees yet, you still need leadership skills to convince mentors, partners and investors to believe in your vision and provide the support you need to get your business up and running. The roles of founder and CEO require different skills and while some entrepreneurs can successfully fulfil both roles, most of the time this doesn't happen. Most entrepreneurs have no prior experience of being a CEO in anothe...
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10 timeless books every entrepreneur should read

One habit highly successful people have in common is they read a lot. Warren Buffett attributes his success to being an avid reader and other top business leaders and entrepreneurs—including Bill Gates, Elon Musk, and Mark Zuckerberg—are all regular readers. It isn't just entrepreneurs who can benefit from the books listed in this article, however. "Every person who works for a business can use these skills to advance their career," says Darius Foroux. The ten books he shares here will help you ...
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Never quit: Strategies on perseverance from 6 seasoned entrepreneurs

Being an entrepreneur isn't easy and your business knowledge and skills will only get you so far without the essential traits you need to be successful. Entrepreneurship is synonymous with having a high level of risk tolerance and being able to handle uncertainty. You also need to have a high level of resilience to cope with the challenges and recover from setbacks, and determination to keep pushing forwards when the going gets tough. To help you develop the necessary grit to achi...
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Five ways an MBA supports ‘could-be’ entrepreneurs

While certain personality types may be predisposed to entrepreneurship, that doesn't mean they have some kind of innate ability that guarantees their success as an entrepreneur. Starting and growing your own business requires a wide variety of skills. Some of the traits commonly associated with entrepreneurship may be difficult, if not impossible, to teach. And yet, "for those who have the entrepreneur's mind-set, there's a wealth of fundamentals that can absolutely be taught," says Byron McCaug...
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