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Richard Branson Now Offers Employees a Full Year of Parental Leave
Work-Life Balance

Richard Branson Now Offers Employees a Full Year of Parental Leave

The eccentric business magnate is raising the bar on employee benefits.
Katrina Bishop
10 Ways You Can Be More Like Richard Branson
Entrepreneurs

10 Ways You Can Be More Like Richard Branson

Examples from the billionaire entrepreneur's career can help you be a better business owner.
Jason Fell
Richard Branson Holding Digital Currency Summit on Private Caribbean Island
Bitcoin

Richard Branson Holding Digital Currency Summit on Private Caribbean Island

From May 25 to 28, the Virgin Group founder will co-host a forum about the future of Blockchain and Bitcoin.
Nina Zipkin
Virgin Galactic Lands in Long Beach, Unveils Plan to Launch Small Satellites Into Space
Virgin Galactic

Virgin Galactic Lands in Long Beach, Unveils Plan to Launch Small Satellites Into Space

Richard Branson's commercial spaceflight venture moved into the Southern California city to build a craft that will rocket satellites, not people, into space. We caught up with Virgin Galactic's CEO for the latest details.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Richard Branson's Biggest Mistake: Inventing the iPod… as a Prank
Richard Branson

Richard Branson's Biggest Mistake: Inventing the iPod… as a Prank

The entrepreneur ultimately only pranked himself when he failed to follow through on his fictional 'Music Box' concept.
Kate Taylor
What Type of Entrepreneur Are You? (Infographic)
Infographics

What Type of Entrepreneur Are You? (Infographic)

Are you more Zuckerberg or Branson? More innovator or opportunist? Take this fun flowchart quiz to find out.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Richard Branson: Don't Hold Grudges -- Your Weekly Tips Roundup
Weekly Tips Roundup

Richard Branson: Don't Hold Grudges -- Your Weekly Tips Roundup

Learn success strategies from the CEOs of Khorus, TaskRabbit and Virgin Atlantic.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Richard Branson Hates Public Speaking -- Here's How He Gets Over It
Public Speaking

Richard Branson Hates Public Speaking -- Here's How He Gets Over It

In this video, Branson explains how he got over his fear of delivering speeches and offers tips for how you can make a great speech.
What Sir Richard Branson Taught Tony Robbins About Risk
Tony Robbins

What Sir Richard Branson Taught Tony Robbins About Risk

Robbins' takeaway from his long-time friendship might surprise you.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Richard Branson's No. 1 Success Secret: Looking for the Best in Others (VIDEO)
Leadership

Richard Branson's No. 1 Success Secret: Looking for the Best in Others (VIDEO)

In a wide-ranging and contemplative interview on Necker Island, the billionaire discusses his invigorating morning routine, how frustration can fuel the best business ideas and more.
Geoff Weiss
The Surprising Sleep Habits of the Rich and Famous (Infographic)
Sleep

The Surprising Sleep Habits of the Rich and Famous (Infographic)

From Richard Branson to Barack Obama, Leonardo da Vinci to Wolfgang Mozart, the sleep schedules of these bigwigs are anything but naptime wishes and caviar dreams. They're just plain bizarre.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Billionaire Wisdom: 8 Insights From a Quartet of the World's Most Effective Entrepreneurs
Billionaires

Billionaire Wisdom: 8 Insights From a Quartet of the World's Most Effective Entrepreneurs

Richard Branson, Jeff Bezos, Elon Musk and Larry Page have harnessed technology to build companies of enormous influence and scale, says the co-author of the new book 'Bold.'
Steven Kotler
Richard Branson on Creating a Healthy Company Culture
Company Culture

Richard Branson on Creating a Healthy Company Culture

Pay attention, because a company's culture is key to its success.
Richard Branson