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The Art World Tells Us Much About the Value of Wealth
Wealth

The Art World Tells Us Much About the Value of Wealth

Want to talk about inequality? It's worse in the fine arts, and that isn't such a bad thing.
Ryan Shea
How to Be More Creative, Wherever You Work
Creativity

How to Be More Creative, Wherever You Work

One in three employed adults in the U.S. want to quit their job to pursue a more creative position. Here are five ways to get the creative juices flowing right now.
Kate Taylor
From Beethoven to Marissa Mayer: The Bizarre Habits of Highly Creative People
Creativity

From Beethoven to Marissa Mayer: The Bizarre Habits of Highly Creative People

These artists, scientists and CEOS reveal that some of the world's most innovative individuals have some eccentric habits.
Drake Baer
This Entrepreneur Shows How to Paint a Picture of Success
Leadership

This Entrepreneur Shows How to Paint a Picture of Success

Entrepreneur's Growth Conference keynote speaker Erik Wahl takes us on a visual storytelling journey providing inspiration, motivation and entertainment.
Andrea Huspeni
Consumers Fed Up With Canned Soup?
Technology

Consumers Fed Up With Canned Soup?

With global soup sales declining steadily over the past half of a decade, a new study indicates that an iconic packaging format may be to blame.
Geoff Weiss
From Gum to the Grammys: How Artist-Entrepreneur Kenna Bulldozed the Status Quo
Entrepreneurs

From Gum to the Grammys: How Artist-Entrepreneur Kenna Bulldozed the Status Quo

Kenna Zemedkun has launched television shows, carved out his own music genre, created new ways of raising money for the issues he cares about and helped overhaul a social networking site.
Catherine Clifford
Why Companies Are Hiring Artists for Their Meetings
Growth Strategies

Why Companies Are Hiring Artists for Their Meetings

Creative agencies like Scriberia and Innovation Arts are offering 'scribing' services to companies who want an illustrated record of their meetings and events.
Katrina Bishop
Would You Buy a $39,700 Bottle of Wine? Someone Did.
Entrepreneurs

Would You Buy a $39,700 Bottle of Wine? Someone Did.

A case of 1978 Romanée-Conti Grand Cru sold for $476,280 -- or about $39,700 a bottle -- on Saturday, making it one of the most expensive cases ever auctioned.
Robert Frank
Artists Are Job-Creating Entrepreneurs, Too.
Starting a Business

Artists Are Job-Creating Entrepreneurs, Too.

As part of Global Entrepreneurship Week, the Kauffman Foundation released a report today on how cities can encourage cultural entrepreneurs.
Catherine Clifford
Why Every Entrepreneur Should Unleash Their Inner Artist
Starting a Business

Why Every Entrepreneur Should Unleash Their Inner Artist

Here are five ways to let your creative side shine to be a better entrepreneur.
Sharí Alexander
What Salvador Dali and Jeff Bezos Have in Common
Starting a Business

What Salvador Dali and Jeff Bezos Have in Common

Think more like an artist and you'll unleash the kind of creativity and forward thinking that makes the greatest entrepreneurs thrive.
Duane Edwards
Marc Ecko on Entrepreneurship as an Art Form
Leadership

Marc Ecko on Entrepreneurship as an Art Form

The fashion pioneer talks about bridging the gap between entrepreneurship and creativity.
9 Iconic Motivational Posters
Growth Strategies

9 Iconic Motivational Posters

Successories posters were office icons of the 1980s and 1990s. From 'teamwork' to 'commitment,' we've gathered some of our favorite inspirational artwork.
Kathleen Davis
A Winning Business Idea: Wine & Paint
Franchises

A Winning Business Idea: Wine & Paint

So-called "paint and sip" franchises promise an evening of cheap entertainment -- and the satisfaction of creating your own work of art.
Sarah Max