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Why Tech Innovators Are High on the Prospects for Legalized Marijuana
Cannabis

Why Tech Innovators Are High on the Prospects for Legalized Marijuana

Legalization of recreational marijuana in Washington and Colorado, and potentially several more states soon, has created a multi-billion industry requiring sophisticated technology.
Andre Bourque
When Innovation Means Playing God
Innovation

When Innovation Means Playing God

Innovation is creation, and that has consequences. We need to understand that.
Ray Hennessey
Failure Is Not an Option. It's Required.
Failure

Failure Is Not an Option. It's Required.

A CEO explains the best way to react when a team member makes a mistake.
David Hassell
Elon Musk: Artificial Intelligence Is Humanity's 'Biggest Existential Threat'
Artificial Intelligence

Elon Musk: Artificial Intelligence Is Humanity's 'Biggest Existential Threat'

It's like 'summoning the demon,' the Tesla and SpaceX CEO recently warned.
Laura Entis
Richard Branson on the Value of Debate in Business Partnerships
business relationships

Richard Branson on the Value of Debate in Business Partnerships

To resolve conflicts with business partners, try humor, debate and when necessary, a strong drink.
Richard Branson
Google Co-Founder Larry Page to Step Back From Duties to Focus on 'Bigger Picture'
Google

Google Co-Founder Larry Page to Step Back From Duties to Focus on 'Bigger Picture'

Sundar Pichai will now oversee products such as search, maps, Google+, commerce, advertising and infrastructure.
To Be Successful, Do Only What Matters
Networking

To Be Successful, Do Only What Matters

Popular wisdom says your sphere of influence -- your communications and social network -- should be big. Popular wisdom is wrong.
Steve Tobak
The 25 Best Workplaces in the World
Employee morale

The 25 Best Workplaces in the World

Google, SAS Institute, NetApp, W.L. Gore & Associates and Belcorp round out the top 5.
Geoff Weiss
'Give People What They Need': Why Russell Simmons Is Going All Digital
Russell Simmons

'Give People What They Need': Why Russell Simmons Is Going All Digital

This mogul launched hip-hop's biggest entertainers of the past thirty years and has a new plan to discover the next generation of MCs and lyricists.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
It's a Bird. It's a Plane. No, It's a Flying Car (Finally)!
Far Out Tech

It's a Bird. It's a Plane. No, It's a Flying Car (Finally)!

Fasten your seat belts and forget about tray tables. This driving-flying machine is ready for takeoff.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Stuck? 5 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Gain a Fresh Perspective.
Innovation

Stuck? 5 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Gain a Fresh Perspective.

For those struggling to innovate, here are five ways entrepreneurs can start identifying new ideas that can rapidly accelerate their business.
Steve Sponseller
22 Brilliant Thinkers Everyone Should Follow on Twitter
Inspiration

22 Brilliant Thinkers Everyone Should Follow on Twitter

If you've been following the same people on Twitter for the last five years, you're probably missing out.
Drake Baer
Are You a Coyote or a Roadrunner?
Customer Relationship Management

Are You a Coyote or a Roadrunner?

This is an era when time, place, secrecy, size and order are no longer relevant, when customers expect personalized outcomes delivered by passionate, agile and responsive employees.
Chip R. Bell
Welcome to the Weird World of Mixed-Reality Gaming
Innovators

Welcome to the Weird World of Mixed-Reality Gaming

Where the gap between the digital and the real starts to blur.
Jason Ankeny