Musicians

Branding

A Proud Patriot's Lessons for Operating in Your Sweet Spot

Build up your legacy with this advice from the musician behind "God Bless the USA."
Stephen Hawking

Stephen Hawking, Via Hologram, Tries to Reassure One Direction Fans About Zayn Malik's Departure

In another universe, not only is Zayn still a member of One Direction, but you're married to him.
Technology

Selena, Resurrected Via Hologram, Is Slated to Kick Off a 2018 Tour

There will be new music, though it's not yet clear how.
Inspiration

9 Reasons Taylor Swift Is a Savvy Business Leader (Infographic)

Taylor Swift isn't just a singer and songwriter. She is one of the sharpest businesswomen in the business.
Managing Employees

After Zayn Malik Leaves One Direction, Heartbroken Fans Ask for Time Off of Work

Would you give an employee compassionate leave to mourn the departure of pop star Zayn Malik?
Dadpreneurs

How These Four Dads From Utah Quit Their Day Jobs to Make Millions on YouTube

Fusing classical music with pop hits, The Piano Guys have risen to fame for viral videos filmed amidst eye-popping scenery.
Social Media

Pharrell Dresses as Hilton Bellhop, Becomes a Brand Favorite Yet Again

When Pharrell showed up onstage dressed like a bellhop, Hilton Hotels had a sassy tweet ready.
Starbucks

Kenny G Claims He Helped Inspire the Starbucks Frappuccino

The saxophonist and Starbucks investor says he played a role in convincing CEO Howard Schultz to bring the blended drink to Starbucks's menu.
YouTube

How One of the Internet's Biggest Viral Stars Turned Her Moment Into Momentum

In the pantheon of viral videos, Rebecca Black's 'Friday' may be among the most notorious. Here's how the teen star has parlayed her explosive success.
collaboration tools

Why This Collaborative Platform for Musicians Is Drumming Up Big Bucks

Splice brings music and technology together in perfect harmony.
Sony

Sony Is Bringing Back the Walkman (Again)

Interested? That will be $1,119.99.
Franchises

6 Rappers Who Are Also Franchisees

As Wiz Khalifa allegedly eyes a Nando's chicken franchise, here are six other rappers who can help guide him on his foray into franchising.
Customer Experience

Lessons From a Country Music Duo to Make Your Business 'Big & Rich'

Professional musicians give inspiring performances. Successful entrepreneurs do the same thing.
Toys; Games

Dr. Dre Inspires Amazing Hanukkah Gift: The Dr. Dreidel

The toy comes straight out of San Francisco, giving some California love to the rapper and to Jewish people everywhere.