Howard Schultz

Starbucks CEO to Retire, Interim CEO to Accept $1 Salary on 'Volunteer' Basis

President and CEO Kevin Johnson will be leaving the company after 13 years.

Emily Rella

How Howard Schultz Turned an Entry-Level Sales Job Into a Coffee Empire – And a Net Worth of $5.7 Billion

The former Starbucks CEO first worked at a ski lodge. His next moves were both serendipitous and strategic.

Nick Wolny

Howard Schultz Calls This Business Book Author His 'Mentor'

In an exclusive interview with Entrepreneur at SXSW, the former Starbucks CEO shares which author and organizational consultant influenced him.

Hayden Field

'Success Is Not an Entitlement; You Have to Earn It Every Day,' Howard Schultz Says

The former Starbucks CEO shares his best advice for entrepreneurs in this exclusive Q&A.

Hayden Field

Exclusive: Former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz Disputes the Polling on His Chances for Success at the Presidency

Entrepreneur spoke with Schultz at SXSW 2019 about the controversy surrounding his potential 2020 presidential bid and running as an independent.

Hayden Field

Some Starbucks Baristas Are Begging Their Former CEO Not to Run for President

Their opposition to Howard Schultz's presidential ambitions is mostly due to concerns that his candidacy could help reelect Trump.

Kate Taylor

With Schultz Out, Starbucks Must Consider These 5 Elements of Its Brand Story

The coffee giant could fix its brand following Schultz's exit by taking just five steps.

Mitch Duckler

Starbucks Is Closing 150 Underperforming U.S. Locations. Here's Why.

Starbucks, the world's largest coffee chain, is closing three times as many stores as usual. Here are its plans for the future.

Hayden Field

10 Inspiring Quotes From Howard Schultz on Great Leadership and Business Success

The departing Starbucks chairman exhorts us to invest in people and our passions.

Nina Zipkin