The Innovators

Richard Branson on How to Raise Money When You're Just Starting Out
Raising Capital

Richard Branson on How to Raise Money When You're Just Starting Out

There are other options besides big time investors.
Richard Branson
Know These 3 Reward Types to Scratch a Customer's Itch
Innovation

Know These 3 Reward Types to Scratch a Customer's Itch

Understand how to reward your customers effectively to keep them coming back again and again.
Carly Okyle
Why a Personal Brand Is a Matter of Personal Preference
Personal Branding

Why a Personal Brand Is a Matter of Personal Preference

Three entrepreneurs share their thoughts on exactly how necessary a personal brand is and how you create one.
Carly Okyle
Twitter Co-Founder Launches 'World Positive' Investing Fund
Social Entrepreneurs

Twitter Co-Founder Launches 'World Positive' Investing Fund

Ev Williams and a handful of seasoned Silicon Valley entrepreneurs unveil their latest project: Obvious Ventures.
Catherine Clifford
Bill Gates' 5 Favorite Books of 2014
Business Books

Bill Gates' 5 Favorite Books of 2014

Recommended to him by Warren Buffett, Gates calls 'Business Adventures' by John Brooks the best business book he's ever read.
Geoff Weiss
Richard Branson on the 3 Questions You Need to Ask Yourself Before Launching a Startup
Starting Up

Richard Branson on the 3 Questions You Need to Ask Yourself Before Launching a Startup

Before diving into a new project, make sure it's worth your time and effort.
Richard Branson
Learn the Formula to Make Customers Take Action
Innovation

Learn the Formula to Make Customers Take Action

Author Nir Eyal reveals the factors that change behavior and influence customers taking action.
Carly Okyle
Don't Let Success Get to Your Head. Here Are Some Tips to Stay Grounded.
Success Strategies

Don't Let Success Get to Your Head. Here Are Some Tips to Stay Grounded.

When things start to go right, make sure you're not dealing with it the wrong way.
Carly Okyle
Leverage Emotion to Design a Product They Can't Live Without
Innovation

Leverage Emotion to Design a Product They Can't Live Without

Every addicting product or service shares certain essential qualities. Here's author Nir Eyal's primer on why maximizing habit-forming triggers is so important.
Carly Okyle
From Oprah to the Kardashians: 6 Celebrity-Inspired Business Lessons
Celebrities

From Oprah to the Kardashians: 6 Celebrity-Inspired Business Lessons

Today's celebrities aren't just entertainers, they are brands and businesses. And entrepreneurs can learn from their mistakes and successes.
Carol Roth
Want to be Successful? Become Someone's Daily Habit.
Innovation

Want to be Successful? Become Someone's Daily Habit.

Author Nir Eyal outlines key strategies to make your product addicting for users.
Carly Okyle
Top Tips These 3 Leaders Used to Launch Their Business
Innovators

Top Tips These 3 Leaders Used to Launch Their Business

Entrepreneurs blaze their own trail, often not knowing what the path holds. Three determined founders share the tips that helped them get their startup off the ground.
Carly Okyle
3 Sizzling Stats to Consider About Silicon Beach
Silicon Beach

3 Sizzling Stats to Consider About Silicon Beach

The numbers don't lie: Los Angeles is emerging as a great place for tech and startups.
Matthew Toren