overcoming obstacles

The Definition of Success

by / ⠀Blog Entrepreneurship / March 27, 2015

I was watching a documentary called Nothing To Lose about the Co-founder of Visalus, Ryan Blair, and heard something that really caught my attention: In 1806, the definition of Success in the Webster dictionary was to be fortunate, happy, kind and prosperous. In 2013 the definition of success is the attainment of wealth, fame and power. This change in the definition of success tells a great deal about…

Breaking Through: 5 Tips for Reframing Challenges into Opportunities

by / ⠀Entrepreneurship / April 24, 2014

Don’t worry, I’m not going to tell you to sit down and visualize. Or meditate. Or do yoga every day for a month. (Although I have tried those things.) I’ve been an entrepreneur for my entire (six year) career. After a few short-lived internships in college, I realized I’d do whatever it took to be my own boss until the end of my days. With that said, I’ve…