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Mark Cuban on Giving Back, Boredom and Sniffing Out Bullshit
Radicals & Visionaries

Mark Cuban on Giving Back, Boredom and Sniffing Out Bullshit

The billionaire Shark Tank star dishes on selling out for a good cause, what jolts him with a 'rush of excitement' and how to detect a BS artist.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Leadership Lessons We Can All Learn From Pat Summitt
Radicals & Visionaries

Leadership Lessons We Can All Learn From Pat Summitt

The Lady Vol's legendary women's basketball coach was a phenomenal leader and human being in more ways than one.
Matt Mayberry
How LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers Changed the Name of the Game to Win
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How LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers Changed the Name of the Game to Win

The team and its star player reshaped the process, blocked out the naysayers and immersed themselves in something much bigger than themselves to become champions.
Matt Mayberry
How This Small-Town Michigan Athletic Director Is Making Some Big-City Noise for His Teams
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How This Small-Town Michigan Athletic Director Is Making Some Big-City Noise for His Teams

Here's how the AD of the Kent City Eagles is getting his athletes on a larger social-media map.
Ryan Vaughn
Nextiva Used a Little Ingenuity -- and Dennis Rodman -- for a Marketing Slam Dunk
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Nextiva Used a Little Ingenuity -- and Dennis Rodman -- for a Marketing Slam Dunk

Here's how the cloud-based business communications company routinely out-markets major competitors for a fraction of the budget.
Carol Roth
Whether You're For Villanova or North Carolina, Learn How Your Team Can Have Its Own 'One Shining Moment'
Team-Building

Whether You're For Villanova or North Carolina, Learn How Your Team Can Have Its Own 'One Shining Moment'

Unless you're the '76 Hoosiers, your team will encounter losses or setbacks. It's the champions who are able to re-calibrate after a defeat, learn from it and use it to push them forward.
Marty Fukuda
Brain Break: How to Find and Play the Basketball Game Hidden in Facebook Messenger
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Brain Break: How to Find and Play the Basketball Game Hidden in Facebook Messenger

TGIF, ballers. This sporty brain-drain's a slam dunk when it comes to wasting time.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
How the Chicago Bulls Used Snapchat to Instantly Connect With Fans Around the World
Entrepreneur Network

How the Chicago Bulls Used Snapchat to Instantly Connect With Fans Around the World

Producer Cody Madsen tells Entrepreneur Network Partner C1 Revolution how he created a great opportunity for himself and the basketball team.
Entrepreneur Network
Why the Golden State Warriors Are So Good -- and What Your Team Can Learn From the NBA Champs
Team-Building

Why the Golden State Warriors Are So Good -- and What Your Team Can Learn From the NBA Champs

While every team can't be NBA champions, every organization can learn a thing or two from the Warriors' example.
Marty Fukuda
Teen With Cerebral Palsy Inspires Nike to Design Zip-Around Sneakers for the Disabled
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Teen With Cerebral Palsy Inspires Nike to Design Zip-Around Sneakers for the Disabled

What began as a request from a Florida high school student has now become a full-fledged Nike product.
Geoff Weiss
Why This Fantasy Sports Company Is a Dream Come True for Fans
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Why This Fantasy Sports Company Is a Dream Come True for Fans

Bigger, stronger, faster: FanDuel is fantasy sports on steroids.
Jason Ankeny
Inventing a Small Improvement to an Existing Idea Is All It Takes
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Inventing a Small Improvement to an Existing Idea Is All It Takes

A simple thing I came up with while doing something I love continued to sell for a decade.
Stephen Key
4 Winning Business Tips From the Basketball Court
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4 Winning Business Tips From the Basketball Court

These game-changing lessons are your playbook for success.
Mat Ishbia
Put Authenticity Into Your Celebrity Endorsements
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Put Authenticity Into Your Celebrity Endorsements

Just what did LeBron James mean by saying he eats McDonald's "every day"?
David Hagenbuch
Basketball is a team sport that uses a basketball, players and a court with two hoops -- one at each end. Two teams play against one another, and each side consists of five players. The objective is to get the ball in the other team’s basket. Many American professional teams belong to the National Basketball Association, the most recognized league of professional basketball players in the world.