My Husband Died and Left Me With Debt. I Want to Use My IRA to Pay It Off

Dear Penny, I’m in my late 50s. I married a darling lovely man who ended up permanently disabled just five years into our marriage. We later went through bankruptcy due to his medical bills. When my husband died, he left me with a tiny life insurance policy, credit card debt of over $25,000, student loans […]

4 Things Leaders Must Learn to Do

To build a better business and culture, company presidents need to master these essential skills. November 29, 2018 4 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Over the past twenty years, we’ve helped thousands of CEOs and presidents tackle their biggest challenges in our Course for Presidents at Aileron. We’ve talked about […]

High Tech Is Powerfully Influencing the Future of the Cannabis Industry

Legalization has opened the door for marijuana entrepreneurs to innovate with robotics and artificial intelligence. The results are amazing. November 28, 2018 5 min read Opinions expressed by Green Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Who, besides me, has imagined a future featuring fully-automated weed farming, space-age extraction techniques and access to cutting-edge cannabis tech? Anyone? Just […]

This Free Program Trains Students and Matches Them With Paid IT Internships

Even as she prepared for her final semester of college, Ashley Carr felt directionless. “I went to Miami Dade [College] right after graduating; however, I stopped school for a little while after I had a baby,” says Carr, who was earning an associate degree in business administration. “I was trying to figure things out.” Carr […]

Facebook Now Allows Marijuana Businesses to Appear in Searches

Facebook’s zeal for banning marijuana often made it impossible to find even regulatory agencies and advocacy groups. November 27, 2018 3 min read Opinions expressed by Green Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Social media is now a foundation of digital marketing strategy, but it’s a bit difficult to incorporate when the world’s largest social media […]

#GivingTuesday: How You Can Participate, Even If You Don’t Have Extra Cash

I rarely participate in Black Friday or Cyber Monday, but I’ve always been excited about the day that follows: #GivingTuesday. Rather than spend money on things you may or may not need, this international movement asks you to donate to causes you care about. The day started in 2012 and, with the help of social […]

My Big Failures Cost Me My Reputation and My Business. Here’s What I Learned — and How I’ve Bounced Back.

Any entrepreneur should avoid these five critical mistakes. November 26, 2018 7 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Imagine trying to succeed as an entrepreneur after experiencing a big failure. Your entire industry just crashed. Your highly anticipated product launch was a total flop. Your biggest client or affiliate ditched you. […]

Taking Care of Mental Health Is Powerful, Not Weak

Charlamagne Tha God talks success, anxiety and mental health. November 25, 2018 2 min read Brought to you by Lewis Howes It’s time to open up. No matter what you’re dealing with, you’re not alone. There is nothing shameful about having anxiety. Think about this acronym for FEAR — you either Fear Everything And Run or Face […]