10 Inspirational Quotes from Navy SEAL Training

    Basic Underwater Demolition/SEAL training is not known for its “comfort factor.” The six-month selection process weeds out roughly 80 percent of its volunteers, with every day serving as both a test and an opportunity by push them to the brink of mental annihilation. Looking back, there were quotes that BUD/S instructors would often repeat for two […]

    10 Quotes to Get You Through the Marathon of Entrepreneurship

    Being a successful entrepreneur is about approaching your success journey as a marathon, not a sprint. However, if you’ve actually run a marathon, you know the high of the excitement at the starting line and the low of mile 18 when you think you just can’t take one more step. The path of entrepreneurship has […]

    5 Great Call-to-Action Film Quotes For Entrepreneurs

    Great films tell stories and inspire us to become better people. There’s nothing more powerful than an inspiring movie that leaves you wanting to be your best and try a little harder tomorrow. While there are some truly motivating quotes from real people out there, there’s still wisdom to be shared through the words of […]

    10 Must-See Documentaries for Entrepreneurs

    Join us in a city near you at Entrepreneur’s Accelerate Your Business event series kicking off Feb 23. View cities and dates » As an entrepreneur, you’re no doubt in constant search of new ways togrow your business. But who wants to slog through another lengthy how-to book on the entrepreneurial process? There’s another way. […]

    Why ‘Ghostbusters’ Should Be Every Entrepreneur’s Favorite Movie

    Who ya gonna call for inspiration? Ghostbusters. The blockbuster comedy is set for re-release later this summer, marking 30 years since it hit the theaters. It is the quintessential summer movie — filled with action, laughs and slime. It is also the biggest film ever made about the triumph of the American entrepreneur. First, in the […]

    10 Movies Every Entrepreneur Needs to Watch

    No one ever said being an entrepreneur would be easy. A million obstacles seem to stand in the way each and every day. The naysayers and budget woes can be enough for the average person to start waving the white flag. But you are not an average person: You’re an entrepreneur. That means that even when […]

    7 Entrepreneurs You Should Start Following Now

    Want some inspiration? Start following inspiring people. And when I say “follow,” I am not referring only to Twitter, although that is an excellent starting point. I mean follow as in study, investigate, hear, heed, sit at their feet and absorb the lessons. Here are seven thought leaders (in no particular order) that are worth […]

    21 Resources to Make You a Better Entrepreneur

    Join us in a city near you at Entrepreneur’s Accelerate Your Business event series kicking off Feb 23. View cities and dates » It’s all too easy for entrepreneurs to keep their noses down, focusing on the day-to-day grind. Heck, Michael Gerber made his millions speaking to this fact of working in a business rather […]

    These 10 Podcasts May Just Get You to Stop Listening to Music

    I used to listen to a lot of music, during my morning commute to work, again on the return home and at other times throughout the day. There is nothing wrong with listening to music, but it wasn’t helping me to become a better business owner. I wasn’t more productive and I wasn’t gaining any knowledge […]

    5 Podcasts That Will Get You Hooked on Digital Audio Content

    Over my career, I have spent an inordinate amount of time in a car or on a plane. As someone who enjoys reading and self-edification, traveling so often made it difficult to do so. Audiobooks were a great way to fill this time, and I still contend that Jim Dale’s narration of the Harry Potter […]