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8 CEOs Who Amassed a Fortune Before Age 30 (Infographic)
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8 CEOs Who Amassed a Fortune Before Age 30 (Infographic)

Young, rich and brainy. It's an envious trifecta. Elon Musk fits the bill. Who else made the luxe list?
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Separate, Delegate, Focus: Why the CEO Doesn't Need to Be the Guru
Leadership

Separate, Delegate, Focus: Why the CEO Doesn't Need to Be the Guru

It's important to buck the narrative of the "CEO expert."
John Roa
Wal-Mart to Spend $1 Billion Raising Employee Pay to at Least $9 an Hour
Minimum Wage

Wal-Mart to Spend $1 Billion Raising Employee Pay to at Least $9 an Hour

Nearly half a million Wal-Mart workers are about to get a raise.
Kate Taylor
5 Ways Entrepreneurs Learn to Manage Risk
Risk

5 Ways Entrepreneurs Learn to Manage Risk

A CEO argues that comfort with taking chances is something that's learned not inherent, yet successful startup leaders become experts at weighing the options.
Joel Trammell
Bennigan's CEO Puts His Money Where His Mouth Is and Buys the Company
Entrepreneurs

Bennigan's CEO Puts His Money Where His Mouth Is and Buys the Company

Seven years after Bennigan's declared bankruptcy, the CEO who resurrected the restaurant chain is buying the company.
Kate Taylor
Competitive Athletics Can Give You the Competitive Edge in Business
Exercise

Competitive Athletics Can Give You the Competitive Edge in Business

A race-ready CEO details how marathons and triathlons prepares him to tackle everyday challenges.
Aaron Kwittken
Can McDonald's New CEO Bring Real Change for the Chain?
McDonalds

Can McDonald's New CEO Bring Real Change for the Chain?

After just two years leading the fast-food giant, Don Thompson is being replaced by Steve Easterbrook, McDonald's chief brand officer with experience in the fast-casual business.
Kate Taylor
Tootsie Roll Appoints 83-Year-Old Widow as CEO; Sale Rumors Swirl
Leadership

Tootsie Roll Appoints 83-Year-Old Widow as CEO; Sale Rumors Swirl

Ellen Gordon, 83, will succeed her 95-year-old husband, Melvin, who was the oldest CEO of any company listed on the New York Stock Exchange or the Nasdaq Stock Market.
Geoff Weiss
The 5 Parallels Between Entrepreneurs and Bull Riders
Starting a Business

The 5 Parallels Between Entrepreneurs and Bull Riders

Both pursuits contain big risks and a degree of giving up control.
Bryan Ansley
Retiring at 27: Ambitious, Lazy or Crazy?
Retirement

Retiring at 27: Ambitious, Lazy or Crazy?

A young real estate CEO made a plan to build up his net worth and check out in six years. Here's how he did it.
Brenton Hayden
10 Approaches to Handle the Burden of Leadership
Leadership

10 Approaches to Handle the Burden of Leadership

It takes effort and a special focus to lessen the burden and avoid the loneliness of being a founder or top executive.
Martin Zwilling
Playboy CEO: Nudity Could Completely Vanish From the Brand
Playboy

Playboy CEO: Nudity Could Completely Vanish From the Brand

How Scott Flanders is cleaning up an aging American empire by leaning on its legacy and pushing its digital potential.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
 7 Concepts Every CEO Has to Nail
Leadership

7 Concepts Every CEO Has to Nail

Being a CEO isn't like playing a game. Don't call yourself one if you can't handle these concepts.
Steve Tobak
What Richard Branson, Larry Page, Elon Musk and Other Mega-Successful CEOs Are Reading
Books

What Richard Branson, Larry Page, Elon Musk and Other Mega-Successful CEOs Are Reading

Find out which famous entrepreneur is obsessed with J.D. Salinger, and who can't get enough of Plato.
Kate Taylor