Magazines

GQ Places Major Bets on Instagram (and Wins)

One of the nation's glossiest print publications is a leader in making money on social media.

Lesya Liu

Playboy's Last Nude Model Will Be Pamela Anderson

After more than 60 years of publishing nude photos of women, the magazine is changing tactics.

Sarah Whitten

Playboy CEO: Nudity Could Completely Vanish From the Brand

How Scott Flanders is cleaning up an aging American empire by leaning on its legacy and pushing its digital potential.

The Inside Story of Flipboard, the App That Makes Digital Content Look Magazine Glossy

How serial entrepreneur Mike McCue successfully positioned Flipboard at the forefront of a new era of digital media.

Jason Ankeny

A Ski Resort Embraces a New E-Commerce Platform

Ragged Mountain was having problems with its new electronic ticketing system. After embracing a more high-tech, easy to use platform, the ski resort's sales skyrocketed.

Grant Davis

The Startup Disrupting the Auto Collision Industry

Estify brings body-shop paperwork to the digital age

Joe Lindsey

The Ethics Coach on Cash Deals, Transparency and More

Our ethics coach takes your questions about under-the-table payments, planned obsolescence and price transparency.

Gael O'Brien

How One Sandwich Company Cracked the Franchise Top 10

A focus on franchisee selection, training and operations helped Jimmy John's Gourmet Sandwiches reach number five on the Franchise 500 list this year.

Jason Daley

Yes, Soup for You!

The Original SoupMan has finally hit its stride.

Jason Daley

Food and Beverage Trend for 2014: The Rise of Craft Distilleries

First came the craft brewing trend, and now craft distilleries are churning out premium hooch.

Jason Daley

Could Rolling Stone's Boston Bomber Cover Be a Smart Marketing Move?

For better or worse, controversy can draw attention to your brand.

Jason Fell

A Franchisee Gym Pumps up Profits by Going Green

A Retro Fitness franchisee cut their electricity costs by adding eco-friendly features.

Jason Daley