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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
What It Takes to Build a Startup City: Meet 7 Mayors Promoting Entrepreneurship
Politics

What It Takes to Build a Startup City: Meet 7 Mayors Promoting Entrepreneurship

Ribbon-cutting ceremonies aren't enough to develop the next tech hub.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
This New USDA-Approved Potato Could Yield Less Carcinogenic Fries
Food Businesses

This New USDA-Approved Potato Could Yield Less Carcinogenic Fries

The supplier of McDonald's French Fries just got the green light from the Department of Agriculture to commercially plant genetically-modified potatoes that resists bruising and produces less of a chemical that may cause cancer when fried.
Kate Taylor
Here's Elon Musk's Plan to Deliver Internet Access to Billions
Elon Musk

Here's Elon Musk's Plan to Deliver Internet Access to Billions

It involves sending a network of 700 lightweight satellites into space.
Laura Entis
Richard Branson's Top 10 Tips for Succeeding at Business
Innovators

Richard Branson's Top 10 Tips for Succeeding at Business

While there are no shortcuts to success, certain attitudes and actions help.
Richard Branson