Ask any number of CEOs how to succeed in business and you'll get an equal number of insights and great advice. But upon further review, the 72 answers I got back could be boiled down to 10 categories of behaviors.

To up your Entrepreneur Quotient, compare your skill level with the 140-character CEO responses that follow in each category. Then implement an EQ-improvement plan, starting with your weakest category. Enjoy!

1. Work on yourself first.

2. Be honest, have integrity.

3. Deal with reality.

4. Never give up.

5. Give customers what they want.

6. Build your team.

7. Create confidence through preparation.

8. Find a compelling vision and purpose.

9. Execute a solid strategic plan.

10. Stay curious.

Published on: Jun 19, 2017