Radicals & Visionaries

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Is Our Education System Hurting Entrepreneurship?
Growth Strategies

Is Our Education System Hurting Entrepreneurship?

In a recent panel, eminent philosopher Sir Ken Robinson outlined how educational systems around the globe are failing to foster an entrepreneurial spirit.
Geoff Weiss
From Elon Musk to Jay-Z, a Look at the Most Influential Entrepreneurs
Leadership

From Elon Musk to Jay-Z, a Look at the Most Influential Entrepreneurs

The entrepreneurial titans who made Time magazine's 2013 list of the 100 most influential people in the world.
Brian Patrick Eha
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MakerBot's Bre Pettis on the Next Industrial Revolution
Growth Strategies

MakerBot's Bre Pettis on the Next Industrial Revolution

The 3-D printing visionary kicks off the 2013 South by Southwest Interactive Festival. His advice to entrepreneurs with a dream: 'Believe that it's possible.'
Bryan Keplesky
How Young Treps Can Participate in the Clinton Global Initiative
Growth Strategies

How Young Treps Can Participate in the Clinton Global Initiative

If you want to change the world through social entrepreneurship, consider this your ticket. Here's a preview of what to expect from the Clinton Global Initiative and ideas for getting involved.
Neil Parmar
Why Apple Shouldn't Stop the Steve Jobs Doll (opinion)
Growth Strategies

Why Apple Shouldn't Stop the Steve Jobs Doll (opinion)

Apple's lawyers are in a snit over the recently released, creepily lifelike Steve Jobs doll. Here's why they should back off and let the doll become a smash hit.
Carol Tice
Why Entrepreneurs Love Steve Jobs
Leadership

Why Entrepreneurs Love Steve Jobs

Apple's products didn't make Steve Jobs great. Instead, it was his uncommon affection for rebels and misfits that inspired legions.
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Five to Follow on Twitter for Upcycling
Growth Strategies

Five to Follow on Twitter for Upcycling

LooptWorks founder Scott Hamlin reveals his list of top tweeters for upcycling.
Kara Ohngren Prior
Lean LaunchPad: A Crash Course in Startup Success
Growth Strategies

Lean LaunchPad: A Crash Course in Startup Success

A new class created by serial entrepreneur Steve Blank puts a focus on testing ideas before jumping in.
Carol Tice
Innovation Gurus: Bruce Mau and John Kao
Growth Strategies

Innovation Gurus: Bruce Mau and John Kao

The big idea to move your company to the next level can happen, if you put in the work -- and play while you're at it.
Growth Strategies

Philanthropy as a Business Model?

Dancing Deer Baking Co. has made philanthropy an integral part of its business -- and it's still coming out on top.
Antonio Neves
Growth Strategies

Is it Really Innovation?

Peter Diamandis talks about what innovation really is while Tim O'Reilly calls the I-word era "dead on arrival."
Growth Strategies

Building Brand Value the Playboy Way

Love him or hate him, Hugh Hefner provides the ultimate example of successful branding.
Susan Gunelius
Growth Strategies

Larry Page and Sergey Brin

Google's co-founders may not have the name recognition of say, Bill Gates, but give them time: Google hasn't been around nearly as long as Microsoft.
Growth Strategies

Mark Zuckerberg

Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg hasn't turned 25, but he's already proved you don't need years of work experience under your belt to become the world's youngest self-made billionaire.