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What We Learned from Oscar's Best and Worst Moments
Leadership

What We Learned from Oscar's Best and Worst Moments

Don't wear a tracksuit. And peer pressure -- when used correctly -- is a powerful, powerful thing.
Nina Zipkin
How Much Money Is a Best Song Oscar Actually Worth? You'd Be Surprised.
Oscars

How Much Money Is a Best Song Oscar Actually Worth? You'd Be Surprised.

Unlike for Best Picture, a win for Best Song no longer guarantees a major financial bump or lasting cultural recognition.
Joe Levy
7 Lessons from This Year's Oscar Nominated Movies
Inspiration

7 Lessons from This Year's Oscar Nominated Movies

If you haven't needed to crawl into a horse carcass for warmth, you're probably doing alright.
Nina Zipkin
7 Inspiring Quotes From Oscars Acceptance Speeches
Inspiration

7 Inspiring Quotes From Oscars Acceptance Speeches

It's likely the Academy even struggled to fight the feels after these award winners took the stage.
Lindsay Friedman
Help Leo DiCaprio Win an Oscar by Mashing Your Keyboard
Video Games

Help Leo DiCaprio Win an Oscar by Mashing Your Keyboard

A new browser game has the film star racing other actors and dodging photographers and Lady Gaga.
Stephen J. Bronner
The Places Where Selfie Sticks Are Banned
Selfies

The Places Where Selfie Sticks Are Banned

From Disneyland to the Kentucky Derby, more and more venues are requiring that guests leave their selfie-taking devices at home.
Laura Entis
Microsoft Nails All But 4 of 24 Oscar Predictions
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Microsoft Nails All But 4 of 24 Oscar Predictions

And the statue for best data-driven Academy Award predictions goes to...Bing.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Meet the 28-Year-Old Stylist Who Dresses the World's Most Beautiful Woman
Fashion

Meet the 28-Year-Old Stylist Who Dresses the World's Most Beautiful Woman

Micaela Erlanger knows all too well the transformative ability of fashion to garner influence and sculpt careers.
Geoff Weiss
Ellen's Oscar Selfie Rapidly Becomes the Most Retweeted Image of All Time
Selfie

Ellen's Oscar Selfie Rapidly Becomes the Most Retweeted Image of All Time

The A-list studded photo surpassed President Obama's 'Four More Years' picture in under an hour.
Laura Entis
'Alright, Alright, Alright': What Matthew McConaughey Can Teach Entrepreneurs
Make More Happen

'Alright, Alright, Alright': What Matthew McConaughey Can Teach Entrepreneurs

The Best-Actor Oscar winner has three important lessons that can apply to business.
Adam Toren
Local Pizza Chain Gets Huge Shoutout at Oscars
Oscars

Local Pizza Chain Gets Huge Shoutout at Oscars

The Oscars had an unexpected star, thanks to Ellen DeGeneres ordering pizza for some of the biggest names in show business.
Kate Taylor
Oscar Predictions: Who Will Win an Academy Award? This Data Company Thinks It Has the Answers.
Oscars

Oscar Predictions: Who Will Win an Academy Award? This Data Company Thinks It Has the Answers.

It's anyone's guess who'll take home a golden statue, but big data could provide some insight.
Jason Fell
TELL US: Who Do You Think Will Win at the Oscars?
Oscars

TELL US: Who Do You Think Will Win at the Oscars?

Most everyone has an opinion about who will win an Academy Award. Share yours with us.
Jason Fell
The $2.5M Diamond Gown and Other Randi Rahm Dresses For Celebrities
Entrepreneurs

The $2.5M Diamond Gown and Other Randi Rahm Dresses For Celebrities

A look at the A-list stars who have chosen the custom couture designer for their red-carpet moments -- from Beyonce to Fergie.
Teri Evans

The Oscars, otherwise known as the Academy Awards, is an American annual awards ceremony honoring achievements in film presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. The televised event, which attracts many celebrities in formal dress, offers many sales and marketing opportunities for businesses and entrepreneurs.