I admit it: Sometimes I find motivation in the strangest places. And because I like to watch movies, I find myself applying the messages found in them to my entrepreneurial journey. Here are three of my favorites:

8 Mile: In the Eminem movie's final scene, Jimmy wins his musical battle -- yet instead of going to celebrate with his friends, he goes back to work to relieve the guy covering his shift at the local factory. That dedication is inspiring. I know I will have many small victories -- but often I just need to celebrate with a quick “Yes!” before heading back to work again.

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