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Richard Branson: I Cried When I Sold Virgin Records

At the 40th celebration of Virgin Records, billionaire business mogul Richard Branson recalled crying when he sold the record label more than 20 years ago.
Lyneka Little
Want to See the Earth From Space? This Startup Plans to Take You There.
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Want to See the Earth From Space? This Startup Plans to Take You There.

If you thought the Red Bull Stratos 'space dive' project was cool, you'll want to give this a look.
Jason Fell
Richard Branson Shares Letter He Wrote to 12-Year-Old Fan About Keys to Success
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Richard Branson Shares Letter He Wrote to 12-Year-Old Fan About Keys to Success

The Virgin Group founder recently received a letter from a 12-year-old girl asking about his skills. He took to LinkedIn on Thursday to share his response with the world.
Lyneka Little
3 Business Lessons From Miley Cyrus and Her Infamous Twerk
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3 Business Lessons From Miley Cyrus and Her Infamous Twerk

While many are still in shock after Miley Cyrus' performance at the VMAs, here we consider why the episode was simply branding genius.
Adam Toren
Richard Branson Invests in a Startup That No One Understands Yet
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Richard Branson Invests in a Startup That No One Understands Yet

Stealth startup Clinkle announced Branson would be added to the long list of investors banking on its mysterious product being a grand slam.
Andrea Huspeni
The Unbeatable Rightness of Branson
Entrepreneurs

The Unbeatable Rightness of Branson

This Labor Day weekend, we're turning Entrepreneur.com over to Sir Richard Branson. Here is why we think he's one mogul worth learning from.
Brian Patrick Eha
The Wild and Crazy Career Paths of 5 Self-Made Billionaires (Infographic)
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The Wild and Crazy Career Paths of 5 Self-Made Billionaires (Infographic)

Epic entrepreneurs Richard Branson, Mark Cuban and Elon Musk started young and started up often.
Catherine Clifford
Richard Branson on Building a Killer Mobile App
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Richard Branson on Building a Killer Mobile App

The Virgin CEO shares what qualities it takes to create an app bound for success.
Ameen Khwaja
How Tech's Richest People Spend Their Vacations
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How Tech's Richest People Spend Their Vacations

Millionaires and billionaires vacation a little differently from the rest of us. Take a look at these ridiculous summer properties.
Alyson Shontell
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Team That Landed $1 Million After Answering Branson Tweet Sells Company

The young founders who cosmically met Richard Branson and got him to make a nearly $1 million investment just sold their company. See what they plan to do next.
Dinah Wisenberg Brin
The Top 20 Tech Investors to Follow on Twitter
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The Top 20 Tech Investors to Follow on Twitter

Following these investors can give you insight into the types of startups they find most interesting and the markets that are ripe for disruption.
Preparing for Its First Space Trip, Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic Breaks Sound Barrier
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Preparing for Its First Space Trip, Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic Breaks Sound Barrier

With a rocket-powered test flight, the billionaire's space transportation company moves closer to its goal of shuttling tourists into space by 2014.
Brian Patrick Eha
Richard Branson on Dealing With Setbacks
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Richard Branson on Dealing With Setbacks

Virgin's visionary founder opens up about taking chances, making mistakes and why stumbling is an essential part of entrepreneurship.
Rod Kurtz
Young Entrepreneur's 10 Most Popular Stories of 2012
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Young Entrepreneur's 10 Most Popular Stories of 2012

From inspiring quotes and giant-brand mishaps to tips on starting up and growing a business, here are the stories that became our readers' favorites this year.
Diana Ransom