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Meet the Surprising New Player Driving Innovation in Golf
Golf

Meet the Surprising New Player Driving Innovation in Golf

Tyler Sullivan is on a quest to redesign the golf driver.
What Entrepreneurs Can Learn From The Upcoming World Cup
Team-building

What Entrepreneurs Can Learn From The Upcoming World Cup

Entrepreneurs and soccer players may have different types of goals. But they can both get there in similar fashion.
Eric M. Ruiz
The Art of Keeping Your Team Focused on the Same Goal
Teamwork

The Art of Keeping Your Team Focused on the Same Goal

Just as staging the World Cup requires collaboration across borders, business owners often must mobilize players in multiple locations.
Alastair Mitchell
Pro Hockey Players' Entrepreneurial Power Play
Sports

Pro Hockey Players' Entrepreneurial Power Play

Former NHL players more likely than other pro athletes to start successful businesses.
Jaia Thomas
Franchise Players: A Franchisee Finds a Sweet Spot in High School Fundraisers
Franchise Players

Franchise Players: A Franchisee Finds a Sweet Spot in High School Fundraisers

When his parent company went under, James Thomson refused to quit the sports fundraising industry, becoming an NFP Sports franchisee.
Kate Taylor
Steve Ballmer's Next 'Window' of Opportunity: L.A. Clippers Owner
Steve Ballmer

Steve Ballmer's Next 'Window' of Opportunity: L.A. Clippers Owner

If the $2 billion deal is approved by the NBA, it would mark a brand new chapter for the former Microsoft CEO.
Geoff Weiss
This Company Makes Motion Capture a Cinch
Business Unusual

This Company Makes Motion Capture a Cinch

OpenStage uses multiple cameras and advanced algorithms to capture and display motion data in real time, no special suites or elaborate setups required.
John Patrick Pullen
Want Last Night's Sports Game to Remain Spoiler Free? There's an App for That.
100 Brilliant Companies

Want Last Night's Sports Game to Remain Spoiler Free? There's an App for That.

Spoiler Shield lets users to block all social media updates pertaining to certain TV shows and sports teams.
Matt Villano
Life Lessons From an Ex-NFL Player Turned Boss
National Small Business Week

Life Lessons From an Ex-NFL Player Turned Boss

After stints with the New Orleans Saints, Chicago Bears, Denver Broncos and Kansas City Chiefs, Eddie Kennison developed quite the entrepreneurial playbook.
Catherine Clifford
What Donald Sterling's NBA Blowup Teaches Entrepreneurs
Leadership

What Donald Sterling's NBA Blowup Teaches Entrepreneurs

The Los Angeles Clippers owner was banned for life from the organization after recorded racist remarks surfaced.
John Brubaker
What Leaders Can Learn From the NFL's Draft of the First Openly Gay Player
Workplace Diversity

What Leaders Can Learn From the NFL's Draft of the First Openly Gay Player

This moment can provide lessons and insight for businesses about how they should address matters of workplace diversity.
Brian Fielkow
Nothing But Net: Oprah Eyeing Bid for the LA Clippers
Sports

Nothing But Net: Oprah Eyeing Bid for the LA Clippers

If the NBA board of governors votes that Donald Sterling must sell the Clippers following his leaked racial tirade, none other than Oprah herself is poised to make a play.
Geoff Weiss
Ex-NFL Star Chad 'Ochocinco' Johnson Scores a Touchdown for Bitcoin Awareness on Twitter
Bitcoin

Ex-NFL Star Chad 'Ochocinco' Johnson Scores a Touchdown for Bitcoin Awareness on Twitter

The hot-tempered former NFL wide receiver wonders how 'easy'' the complicated cryptocurrency is. Don't even get us started.
Kim Lachance Shandrow