News and Articles About Basketball

Billionaire Entrepreneur Mark Cuban: 'Failure is Part of the Success Equation'
Shark Tank

Billionaire Entrepreneur Mark Cuban: 'Failure is Part of the Success Equation'

Falling down and pulling yourself back up only makes you more kickass at business and in life, the Shark Tank star says.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Go for Chess Not Checkers When Running a Business
Leadership Qualities

Go for Chess Not Checkers When Running a Business

Whether it's detective work, coaching or entrepreneurship, the best people are playing chess while the rest are playing checkers.
John Brubaker
Mark Cuban: There's No Playing Nice With Your Competition
Mark Cuban

Mark Cuban: There's No Playing Nice With Your Competition

If you go after the billionaire 'Shark Tank' star, prepare to get clobbered. He's in it to win it, whatever it takes.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Hoping to Strike Off-Court Gold, Carmelo Anthony Launches a VC Firm
Venture Capital Firms

Hoping to Strike Off-Court Gold, Carmelo Anthony Launches a VC Firm

The NBA star has partnered with former NBC executive Stuart Goldfab to create M7 Tech Partners, a venture capital firm that will invest in early-stage startups.
Laura Entis
4 Select Leadership Lessons from the Spurs
Leadership Qualities

4 Select Leadership Lessons from the Spurs

Whether it's playing hoops or earning business, these key practices stand out.
Rebekah Epstein
Steve Ballmer's Next 'Window' of Opportunity: L.A. Clippers Owner
Steve Ballmer

Steve Ballmer's Next 'Window' of Opportunity: L.A. Clippers Owner

If the $2 billion deal is approved by the NBA, it would mark a brand new chapter for the former Microsoft CEO.
Geoff Weiss
Steve Ballmer's Most Awkwardly Hilarious Moments
Steve Ballmer

Steve Ballmer's Most Awkwardly Hilarious Moments

As he gets ready to buy the LA Clippers basketball team, a look back at the former Microsoft CEO's most unusual public antics.
Jason Fell
What Donald Sterling's NBA Blowup Teaches Entrepreneurs
Leadership

What Donald Sterling's NBA Blowup Teaches Entrepreneurs

The Los Angeles Clippers owner was banned for life from the organization after recorded racist remarks surfaced.
John Brubaker
Nothing But Net: Oprah Eyeing Bid for the LA Clippers
Sports

Nothing But Net: Oprah Eyeing Bid for the LA Clippers

If the NBA board of governors votes that Donald Sterling must sell the Clippers following his leaked racial tirade, none other than Oprah herself is poised to make a play.
Geoff Weiss
Do You Have the Body Language of a Champion?
Body Language

Do You Have the Body Language of a Champion?

As the NCAA Tournament winds down, here's a little experiment to try out at your business.
John Brubaker
In Basketball and Business, What Separates Winners and Losers?
Psychology

In Basketball and Business, What Separates Winners and Losers?

Little things make a difference, so you need to prepare yourself well.
John Brubaker
Fun Ways Brands Are Betting on March Madness
Growth Strategies

Fun Ways Brands Are Betting on March Madness

It's that time of year when offices everywhere are abuzz with talk of brackets. Here's how some companies are turning that enthusiasm into buzz.
Wendy Frink
A Former College Basketball Coach on Building a Winning Franchise Investment
Franchise

A Former College Basketball Coach on Building a Winning Franchise Investment

For this Sport Clips Haircuts franchisee, coaching a basketball team and running a franchise are more similar than you'd think.
Bud Childers
From Corner Shot to Corner Office, 5 Lessons Learned
Leadership

From Corner Shot to Corner Office, 5 Lessons Learned

What being a college athlete taught this entrepreneur about business.
Davyeon Ross