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Richard Branson on What Makes a True Entrepreneur
Richard Branson

Richard Branson on What Makes a True Entrepreneur

Entrepreneur isn't just a label, it's a lifestyle.
Richard Branson
5 Takeaways From Michael Dell and Elon Musk's Power Pow-Wow
Starting a Business

5 Takeaways From Michael Dell and Elon Musk's Power Pow-Wow

Lessons from two of technology's greatest (if not controversial) entrepreneurs.
Rebekah Iliff
LISTEN: Tim Ferriss on the Rituals for Success
Starting a Business

LISTEN: Tim Ferriss on the Rituals for Success

The life-hacker, entrepreneur and author of 'The 4-Hour Chef' talks about his biggest fear, how to tackle them and how to cross items off a bucket list.
Lewis Howes
The Secrets of the World's Most Successful Mobile Apps
Technology

The Secrets of the World's Most Successful Mobile Apps

From Evernote to Instagram to Snapchat, here's a look at how these apps found their early success.
Rahul Varshneya
Lessons From the Boston Red Sox That Can Help Your Business in the New Year
Growth Strategies

Lessons From the Boston Red Sox That Can Help Your Business in the New Year

As 2014 approaches, consider these three important lessons gleaned from the World Series baseball champions.
Trevor Turnbull
If I Knew Then: Tech Entrepreneur's Challenging Upbringing Led to Passion for Solving Problems
Entrepreneurs

If I Knew Then: Tech Entrepreneur's Challenging Upbringing Led to Passion for Solving Problems

Serial entrepreneur Naveen Jain learned the importance of team building from the last crisis he expected to handle on his own.
Nina Zipkin
When Planning for the Future, Keep Your Past in Perspective
Growth Strategies

When Planning for the Future, Keep Your Past in Perspective

In order to grow and improve your startup, it helps to take a close look at hidden and existing assets.
Debra Kaye
LISTEN: Gary Vaynerchuk on Social Media, Fear and What It Takes to Build a Successful Business
Entrepreneurs

LISTEN: Gary Vaynerchuk on Social Media, Fear and What It Takes to Build a Successful Business

In this podcast, the entrepreneur, author and social-media expert dishes on how to surround yourself with 'winning' players, what he strives for most and more.
Lewis Howes
Finance

What This Female CEO Learned About Gender Bias After Pitching 200 VCs

Women tend to undersell their vision compared to men when pitching VCs, but there's more to successful pitching than a big promise. Here's one CEO's lessons.
Erika Trautman
How to Design Your Way into Customers' Hearts
Growth Strategies

How to Design Your Way into Customers' Hearts

Lessons from a landscape architecture firm on how to build a brand that's mindful of the customer experience.
Melanie Spring
SoulCycle's Secret to Turning Customers into Die-Hard Fans
Growth Strategies

SoulCycle's Secret to Turning Customers into Die-Hard Fans

It's possible to build a cult-like following for your brand. Here's how.
Rebekah Epstein
The Startup Turning Point: When You Need to Ask for Help
Starting a Business

The Startup Turning Point: When You Need to Ask for Help

The stories of entrepreneurs who needed just one big breakthrough, and the four scenarios that got them there.
Go Daddy Founder Bob Parsons: I Owe My Success to the Marines
Starting a Business

Go Daddy Founder Bob Parsons: I Owe My Success to the Marines

Go Daddy founder and Vietnam War veteran Bob Parsons is working to help veterans transition to civilian life through business and charity.
Kate Taylor
On Starting Up From Three Veteran Entrepreneurs
Starting a Business

On Starting Up From Three Veteran Entrepreneurs

You may think you know what tough is, but these three vets can tell you a few stories.
Susan Johnston