Successful Entrepreneurs – Interviews, Case Studies, and Inspiring Stories
Along with offering other tips and strategies, the Bright Hub Entrepreneurship Channel has a dedicated portal that includes interviews and stories of successful entrepreneurs. Learn from their mistakes as well as their strategies as they share some of the secrets that have propelled them to success.
If you’re drawn to the field of social entrepreneurship, be sure to check out the advice offered by Hildy Gottlieb, founder of the world’s first diaper bank. Also, learn how the Dabbawalas managed to become an entrepreneurial role model, despite having very limited education and access to resources. If you’re more technically inclined, you may want to check out this rundown of the top ten Internet entrepreneurs and the strategies they used to achieve their success.
There are three companies that rise above all other companies by eliminating people’s need to do research for themselves when making purchasing decisions. These three companies then offer both a platform for an individual to make a purchase and also free up time in busy people’s lives.
Although not all of us can be entrepreneurs in the traditional sense, many of us need to be entrepreneurial about our own career path. Learn how an entrepreneurial spirit can help you get ahead at work and really sell your skills in an interview.
There is some truth behind the adage “strength in numbers”, but maybe it’s time to create a new philosophy that there is “strength in unlikely numbers.” Some pretty unlikely business partnerships have been formed over the years and as a result, have created some of the biggest companies around.
Everyone has heard about famous family businesses; names like Hilton, Trump and the Walton family (Walmart) are well-known across the world. But what about the not so well-known family businesses that made it big? Jean Scheid offers up 10 that may surprise you!
Venturing into a profit-making speculation requires a keen perception of the business potentials and an assimilation of the risks to be taken. Consider the relevance of this concept while exploring the lessons that can be learned about the landmark moments in the American history of entrepreneurship
You don’t need big money to build a big business! Instead, what you need is a big idea. And the more strange or creative your idea, the more earning potential it has. We’re all set to prove that strange ideas can often mean successful businesses. Keep reading…
Yogi Berra! What’s a baseball player got to do with business? Maybe nothing directly, but his quotes often seem to hold business relevance. Not convinced? Keep reading and we’ll interpret his quotes to show you how they can be used as business or entrepreneurial advice.
Entrepreneurial endeavors have created a rich history of overcoming adversity and setting the stage for a lot of modern developments we take for granted. Want to know more about how these historic entrepreneurs have affected your life? Take our quiz and find out!
A common thread running through the lives of these digital business leaders is that most dropped out of school to chase their dreams. Did school bore them or did they fear their creative spark would be extinguished by academia? Learn more about the inner drives of these entrepreneurial super stars.
Test your sales resistance and see how many of these famous advertising slogans you’ve managed to forget. If you score higher than you thought, don’t beat yourself up. These sly slogans and taglines are expertly crafted to hook into your brain and take up residence, whether you want them or not.
All great inventions begin with a great idea. As you look around your office, do you know where all those gadgets came from and who invented them? Take this fun trivia quiz to show off your knowledge about the great inventors and their inventions that paved the way for the modern office.
A study of the lives and habits of successful people motivates us to chase our own dreams and achieve our highest goals. We’ve gathered together a collection of the most unusual and inspiring success stories of a diverse group of entrepreneurs. Their stories may differ but the results are the same.
Help a Reporter Out was founded in 2008 by Peter Shankman to help reporters find experts to interview for their publications. His company has rapidly grown to over 200,000 members in just a few short years. Learn his secrets of success and plans for the future.
Anyone who knows anything about Microsoft associates Bill Gates as the founder. However, not too many non-techies know much about partner Paul Allen. Find out more about Allen and two other unsung partners behind the scenes of three stunningly successful organizations.
There are many more successful Filipino entrepreneurs than those mentioned here, but I’ve rounded up 10 individuals whose businesses continue to contribute positively to the Philippine economy. This list was created in 2011.
If you’re young and innovative with a goal of reaching the top of the corporate ladder or simply want to become one of the young, rich and famous, this is not an unachievable goal! There are always top ten lists on entrepreneurs who did well, but how many were able to meet the feat while under the a
Have you heard of Rotary International or Rotary Clubs? Are you a business owner or entrepreneur looking to network with local business owners and community leaders? Do you love humanitarian service and helping others? If you want to learn how to become more successful, this is an article for you.