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Generation Z and the Future of Business
Millennials

Generation Z and the Future of Business

A global forum has found that the generation born since 1980 is having a profound effect on government and business.
Cynthia Johnson
In About-Face, Uber Will Apply for California Self-Driving Car Permit
Uber

In About-Face, Uber Will Apply for California Self-Driving Car Permit

The ride-hailing app previously argued that it didn't need the $150 permit since humans were present in its autonomous Volvo XC90 SUVs at all times.
Travis Kalanick's 'Profound Apology' Is a Cautionary Lesson for Young Founders
Emotional Intelligence

Travis Kalanick's 'Profound Apology' Is a Cautionary Lesson for Young Founders

The Uber CEO's public angst about berating a driver and confronting sexual harassment allegations reveals the need to grow in personal skills as well as business skills.
David Schonthal and Brooke Vuckovic
Shark Tank Star Chris Sacca's Missed Opportunity With Snapchat Proves You Should Read Your Email
Snapchat

Shark Tank Star Chris Sacca's Missed Opportunity With Snapchat Proves You Should Read Your Email

Billions of dollars could be awaiting you in your inbox.
Nina Zipkin
Jeff Bezos Wants to Create a Delivery Service for the Moon
Jeff Bezos

Jeff Bezos Wants to Create a Delivery Service for the Moon

Will there be Amazon Dash buttons in space?
Nina Zipkin
MWC 2017: 20 Intriguing Global Startups to Watch
Mobile World Congress

MWC 2017: 20 Intriguing Global Startups to Watch

Here are some of the coolest companies from around the world we spotted at MWC.
Here's What Experts Predict for VC and the IPO Market
Venture Capital

Here's What Experts Predict for VC and the IPO Market

One industry leader believes good companies will continue to find funding, period.
Shawn Degnan
When Amazon Makes a Mistake, Expect a Prompt, Overly Detailed Response
Amazon Web Services

When Amazon Makes a Mistake, Expect a Prompt, Overly Detailed Response

The internet outage on Tuesday was caused by a programmer's inputting error.
Entrepreneur Staff
Marijuana Industry to Create 283,000 Jobs by 2020, Report Projects
Cannabis

Marijuana Industry to Create 283,000 Jobs by 2020, Report Projects

The most serious potential obstacle to fast growth in cannabis employment is the Trump Administration.
dispensaries.com
6 Changes Your Company Must Make to Develop More Female Leaders
Women in Business

6 Changes Your Company Must Make to Develop More Female Leaders

Unconscious bias is undermining companies that sincerely, but wrongly, believe they are meritocracies.
Steffen Maier
Elon Musk Just Made This 10-Year-Old Fan's Day
Elon Musk

Elon Musk Just Made This 10-Year-Old Fan's Day

The CEO will run a homemade commercial contest after getting a letter from a 5th grader for her school project.
Nina Zipkin
In Defense of Royally Screwing Up
News and Trends

In Defense of Royally Screwing Up

We've all had a "wrong envelope" moment. Here's mine.
Dan Bova
Good Thinking Ahead, Nintendo! Switch Cartridges Taste Horrible on Purpose.
Nintendo

Good Thinking Ahead, Nintendo! Switch Cartridges Taste Horrible on Purpose.

It's meant to prevent accidental ingestion by young children, and it's really effective.
After Inventing the Check-in, Foursquare Pivots With Efforts to Sell its Location Superpowers to Everyone
Foursquare

After Inventing the Check-in, Foursquare Pivots With Efforts to Sell its Location Superpowers to Everyone

The New York-based company's main business is now licensing its location data to other companies like American Express and Land Rover.