Elevator Pitch Ep. 2: 'Be Honest, Were You Insulted by That Offer?'
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Elevator Pitch Ep. 2: 'Be Honest, Were You Insulted by That Offer?'

This 'Entrepreneur Elevator Pitch' episode features engaged co-founders, cannabis products and a $1 million ask.

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Purdue Pharma to Plead Guilty to Multiple Federal Charges

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How This Problem-Solving CEO Is Keeping Her Restaurants' Doors Open

Dawn Lafreeda breaks down the incredible struggles (and opportunities) of operating 85 Denny's locations during the pandemic.
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How Covid-19 Changed Digital Purchasing Trends, Overall Buying Power, and Put Capitalism Under a Microscope

The health crisis has forced us to rethink the way we work, shop, go to school, and socialize. Here's how we can build back up even better than we were before.

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Purdue Pharma to Plead Guilty to Multiple Federal Charges

The OxyContin manufacturer will pay the government $225 million and own up to misleading the DEA and incentivizing doctors to write prescriptions.
Crisis Management

How Covid-19 Changed Digital Purchasing Trends, Overall Buying Power, and Put Capitalism Under a Microscope

The health crisis has forced us to rethink the way we work, shop, go to school, and socialize. Here's how we can build back up even better than we were before.

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How This Problem-Solving CEO Is Keeping Her Restaurants' Doors Open

Dawn Lafreeda breaks down the incredible struggles (and opportunities) of operating 85 Denny's locations during the pandemic.

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Elevator Pitch Ep. 1: What Could You Build With Another $500,000?

The premiere episode of our weekly pitch show's sixth season begins with space-saving gardens, a healthcare startup and a multi-million dollar sexual wellness company.

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Edition: October 2020

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100 Powerful Women of 2020

This year is testing everyone's strength - but women never back down from a challenge. Meet the female leaders from 100 brands and businesses, all fighting for a better future.

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A Brief Guide to Letting Black Entrepreneurs Be Entrepreneurs

A Brief Guide to Letting Black Entrepreneurs Be Entrepreneurs

If you want to make the business world more inclusive and equitable, stop seeing Black founders as a cause worth supporting and start viewing them as the innovators and difference-makers they already are.

Taraji P. Henson: Your Mission Must Be Stronger Than Your Fear

Taraji P. Henson: Your Mission Must Be Stronger Than Your Fear

The actress and entrepreneur has opened up about her own mental health - and now she's helping others do it, too.

To Help More Women Reach the Top, We Must First Help Those at the Bottom

To Help More Women Reach the Top, We Must First Help Those at the Bottom

These days, there's a lot of focus on adding women to corporate boards. That's good - but it doesn't solve a much deeper problem.