Sports Teams Can’t Be Successful Without Strong Players. Your Business Can’t Be Either.

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. The world of entrepreneurship can be a lonely place. It’s easy to get lost in the weeds of running a business, especially when so many other things need to be done every day. But if you want to grow your business into something great, you must ensure … Read more

4 Principles to Develop Next-Level Leadership at Your Company

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. For a company to be successful, it must find a way to develop talent. It isn’t always possible to hire leadership from the outside. Being able to develop leaders within the ranks will help the company to grow and fill future needs that come about organically. When … Read more

4 Reasons for Low Training Participation (and How to Change it)

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. How important are learning and development (L&D) opportunities to companies today? In the United States, workforce training expenditures surpass $82 billion each year — underscoring the clear value that organizations place on learning. And when companies make large investments in their training programs, it follows that they … Read more

This One Type of Meeting Should Be on Every Company’s Monthly Agenda

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. In the US, town hall meetings have served as a means of communication since settlers first arrived back in the 1600s. These meetings were public events that brought about a healthy, robust, but organized dialogue between municipal officials and citizens. While still inherently hierarchical, modern workplaces are … Read more

30-Day Challenge To Optimize Your Mind, Body and Soul

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Webster’s defines optimization as making the best or most effective use of (a situation, opportunity, or resource). In this situation, you are the resource that will be made better all around. In just 30 days, you can train your mind, build your body, and connect your soul. … Read more

Active Listening as a Corporate Development Tool

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. What happens when you and your employee, friend, family or client speak over each other? Do you think it makes for a productive effort and effective meeting? It’s doubtful. More likely, the interaction could make the other feel unheard, unseen and not taken seriously. Our communication skills … Read more

How to Manage a Happy and Healthy Hybrid Workforce

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. As Americans start to gain hope that the Covid-19 pandemic is finally being brought under control and business begin to return to the new normal, the future of what business will look like is still largely unknown. On one hand, many workers are confident they can work … Read more

Princeton Lacrosse Legend Discusses Suicide, Survival And College Sports

Crista Samaras, CEO and founder of Brave Enterprises Crista Samaras If you or someone you know is in crisis, call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 800-273-8255, text HOME to 741741 or visit SpeakingOfSuicide.com/resources. By Samantha Walravens, Forbes The suicides of five NCAA student-athletes over the past two months have roiled the world of college … Read more

How Truly Great Leaders Overcome Fear That Their Ideas Won’t Work

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. “Ultimately, we know very deeply that the other side of every fear is a freedom.” —Marilyn Ferguson, author of The Aquarium Conspiracy Anytime we are about to make a difficult decision or try something new, we instinctively consider the risk. We ask ourselves a whole host of … Read more

If You Want to Win Arguments, You Must Argue Smarter

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Jon Taffer will get in your face. It’s one of the reasons that fans love his show Bar Rescuewhere Taffer helps bar owners turn their struggling businesses around… often after a lot of tough love. Gabe Ginsberg | Getty Images But here’s what fans may not appreciate: … Read more