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Why This Fantasy Sports Company Is a Dream Come True for Fans
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Why This Fantasy Sports Company Is a Dream Come True for Fans

Bigger, stronger, faster: FanDuel is fantasy sports on steroids.
Jason Ankeny
Inventing a Small Improvement to an Existing Idea Is All It Takes
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Inventing a Small Improvement to an Existing Idea Is All It Takes

A simple thing I came up with while doing something I love continued to sell for a decade.
Stephen Key
4 Winning Business Tips From the Basketball Court
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4 Winning Business Tips From the Basketball Court

These game-changing lessons are your playbook for success.
Mat Ishbia
Put Authenticity Into Your Celebrity Endorsements
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Put Authenticity Into Your Celebrity Endorsements

Just what did LeBron James mean by saying he eats McDonald's "every day"?
David Hagenbuch
Which Entrepreneur Likes to Rap? New Comic Reveals Obscure Trivia
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Which Entrepreneur Likes to Rap? New Comic Reveals Obscure Trivia

Learn more about the lives of well-known entrepreneurs in this new graphic novel.
Carly Okyle
How Carmelo Anthony Is Becoming a Tech Player
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How Carmelo Anthony Is Becoming a Tech Player

Carmelo Anthony and his partner have launched a seed fund to focus on digital media.
Jason Saltzman
Magic Johnson: The Businessman Behind the Basketball Legend
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Magic Johnson: The Businessman Behind the Basketball Legend

The basketball great is just the second person to be honored with Sports Illustrated's Sportsman of the Year Legacy Award.
Benjamin Snyder
Take a Cue From a Successful NBA Coach. Say, 'We Have Enough to Win.'
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Take a Cue From a Successful NBA Coach. Say, 'We Have Enough to Win.'

Instead of throwing in the towel, consider all the positives and the requirements for prevailing over the long haul.
Marty Fukuda
Failure: The Key Ingredient to Winning
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Failure: The Key Ingredient to Winning

Here are five tips to ensure the good days don't go to your head and the bad ones don't go to your heart.
Jeremy Bloom
Billionaire Entrepreneur Mark Cuban: 'Failure is Part of the Success Equation'
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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
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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
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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
What Athletics Can Teach About the Characteristics of Great Leaders
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What Athletics Can Teach About the Characteristics of Great Leaders

A coach shares his lessons from the basketball court, noting that the failure quotient is more important than IQ.
Pat Sullivan
Hoping to Strike Off-Court Gold, Carmelo Anthony Launches a VC Firm
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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
Basketball is a team sport that uses a basketball, players and a court with two hoops -- one at each end. Two teams play against one another, and each side consists of five players. The objective is to get the ball in the other team’s basket. Many American professional teams belong to the National Basketball Association, the most recognized league of professional basketball players in the world.
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