Quantum Entrepreneurship: How Understanding Quantum Mechanics Can Make You A Better Entrepreneur

in Entrepreneurial Mindset, Leadership Essentials Feb 27, 2018

One of the most challenging aspects of growing up is realizing that the world is not as simple or predictable as we would like to think. Complexity and uncertainty rule the day, and this inevitably clashes with our innate human desire to live in a world that is simple, predictable, and understandable.

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How Entrepreneurs Can Learn To Stay Positive, No Matter What

in Entrepreneurial Mindset Feb 7, 2018

Entrepreneurship can be challenging, for founders as well as their team members. Clients, employees, investors and everything in between can, and often do cause terrible stress and anxiety.

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How Stressed Entrepreneurs Can Learn To Rewire Their Brains For Success

in Entrepreneurial Mindset, Helpful Insights Feb 7, 2018

I’ve always tried to be very open in my writing, and I’ve never shied away from the fact that stress is the cross I’m destined to bear in this life. I’d like to say that my stress is the direct result of being an entrepreneur, but that would be disingenuous.

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Three Things Every Entrepreneur Needs To Remember When Dealing With Depression

in Entrepreneurial Mindset Feb 5, 2018

The dawn of the new year offers the chance to start fresh, explore exciting opportunities, and improve on past performance. Despite the underlying optimism that accompanies a new beginning, however, many people can’t help but feel anxious and depressed during this time of year.

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Four Things To Keep In Mind When Navigating A Merger Or Acquisition

in Entrepreneurial Mindset Feb 1, 2018

Before founding BodeTree, my co-founder and I spent the bulk of our careers in finance. The world of mergers and acquisitions was all-too-familiar, but we always viewed it through the lens of large corporations.

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How I Learned To Stop Taking Things Personally In Business

in Entrepreneurial Mindset Jan 30, 2018

It’s easy to quote Michael Corelone and claim that “It isn’t personal...It’s strictly business,” but few actually believe it. No matter how you slice it, entrepreneurship is incredibly personal. How could it be anything else when you pour your heart and soul into building something from nothing?

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How To Master The Art Of Subtlety In Business

in Entrepreneurial Mindset Nov 21, 2017

I’ve been an entrepreneur for the better part of a decade now, and one thing I’ve learned is that most people think leadership is about forcing your will on another group of people.

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An Entrepreneur's Guide To Confronting And Harnessing Anger

in Entrepreneurial Mindset Nov 15, 2017

I’ve long since subscribed to the notion that a leader should be slow to anger and quick to kindness. I always try to see the best in people and meet them wherever they are in their lives. After all, you never know what else is happening in their world that may influence their behavior.

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When It Comes To Success, EQ Trumps IQ Every Time

in Entrepreneurial Mindset, Helpful Insights Oct 25, 2017

  When I was younger, I bought into the fallacy that the “smartest” person always won. I pushed myself to achieve the highest scores, earn the most recognition, and excel in every field.

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Why Entrepreneurs Need To Embrace A Spirit Of Continual Reinvention

in Entrepreneurial Mindset Sep 29, 2017

Entrepreneurship, and life in general for that matter, is a never-ending cycle of creation and destruction. Ideas, beliefs, and behaviors ebb and flow evolving to influence our lives in different and often unexpected ways.

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