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Part autobiography and part inspirational business guide, this audio is full of refreshing insights about what it takes to create, grow, and build successful companies.
Energy levels rise and dip every 90 minutes, here is how to make the most of your time.
I WOULD GUESS THAT MANY, IF NOT MOST, kids who eventually became entrepreneurs wanted to grow up to be sports or TV stars. When you’re a kid, that’s who your heroes are. So it’s a bit ironic how many sports and TV stars, having grown up, now want to
A conversation with Michael Lewis about his new book on the research of Daniel Kahneman and Amos Tversky
COST BASED “It’s easy and doesn’t require research,” says Kyle Jensen, director of entrepreneurship at the Yale School of Management. “People figure, ‘I know what it costs to make this widget, so I’ll just tack on another 20 percent and feel good ab
Tired of being dumped by companies after he helped them design products, the ski champion looked for an opportunity to be an owner and manager instead of an endorser
Ups Japan’s SoftBank agreed to buy Fortress Investment Group, a publicly traded private equity company with $70 billion in assets, for $3.3b Matching its rivals, Verizon is once again offering unlimited data plans on its cellular network. Telecom s
South Lake Tahoe, three hours from the Bay Area, wants to recruit San Franciscans.
JOAN CAPLIN WHEN ODYSSEAS PAPADIMITRIOU left home for college in the U.S., he had every intention of returning. Greece was gearing up for the 2004 Olympics, and the economy was booming. But then he saw the chance to gain more experience by way of a
Immanuel Kant famously argued that lying is a parasite on truth-telling. But parasites must be self-limiting: Killing your host is an evolutionary dead-end, so a successful parasite must keep from pushing its growth to the utmost. Lying, then, is oft
Since its founding, America has swung from protectionism to free trade. What’s next?
This entrepreneur turned an unsexy subject into a successful business.
Exchange-traded funds are challenging the status quo in investment management—including who’s in charge.
When you’re starting a new business, you can get a better feel for the numbers by writing them down
She had the contacts and the know-how. He had the perfect venue and the capital. Kim Hanks (then Gerlovich) tells how she pooled resources with Whit Hanks with the idea of becoming the top wedding-planning outfit in Dripping Springs—the “wedding capital” of Texas. One ceremony she hadn’t planned on: her own. Cue the chapel bells. The business partners became a couple and married in 2014.
The people behind Peter Thiel’s 1517 Fund connect young startup types with peers and cash | “They are an intimate part of my experience with Silicon Valley”
The company makes so much money, it never had to worry much about financial discipline. Then the new CFO showed up
Stop undervaluing your products and services, and look at what your pricing strategy really says about you.
Several factors go into deciding how much inventory you need to stock. We take a look at the essential elements to consider.
This month we tackle thorny questions about pirates, extreme imitation and angry creditors.
Pitching to a venture capitalist? Be ready to answer questions about these three topics.
Gross Domestic Product is the market value of all goods and services produced within a country in a year. It is, today, the standard snapshot of a country’s economy. But does it deserve this position? After all, it focuses on economic activity while
While researching my soon-to-be-released biography on John Horton Conway, an iconoclastic and very influential mathematician at Princeton, I organized a research trip to his native England. We visited with Conway’s elder sister, Joan, in Liverpool, a
In his new book, economist and historian Marc Levinson explains why no one should expect a return to the growth of the post-war boom years.
From fortified foods to nutrition labels, the legacy of an early financial crisis lives on in kitchens across the United States.
Startups should be growth machines. Just don’t confuse frantic activity with progress
Every city with a startup scene has that one spot where entrepreneurs flock. Inc.’s guide will have you acting like an insider on your next business trip
DEAR MONTCLAIR, N.J., I’m sorry you didn’t land on this year’s list of the 50 Best Places to Live in America. True, you weren’t even eligible in 2016, since MONEY’s annual ranking alternates between the current focus on small cities (places with popu
There's a growing movement to eliminate gratuities for servers. What does this mean for the restaurant world?
The San Francisco-based startup picks up unpackaged items from customers, boxes them and ships them through major carriers and the USPS.
Running a startup demands different skills from the ones you used to create it