With over 300 million professionals on LinkedIn, you may feel like a kid in a candy store—so many amazing experts you can access any time! In fact, you start fantasizing about how great it would be to line up Richard Branson for a coffee...Show More Summary
A few takeaways from the day Richard Branson morphed into Ferris Bueller.
Sir Richard Branson’s Virgin Group is aiming to win the inaugural season of the electric auto-racing series Formula E write Kate Hewitt, Katy Fairman and Christian Sylt. Since it was launched in September, Formula E has sparked interest in electric racing thanks to the 200kW (270bhp) motor which powers its cars. [...]
Richard Branson, arguably one of the most likable entrepreneurs in the world, views his likability as one of his competitive advantages. Research backs this up. Likable people are more effective leaders, build deeper relationships, and...Show More Summary
After nearly ten years as the New York Road Runners' CEO, Wittenberg will be leaving to spearhead global events brand Virgin Sport.
This piece is in response to the article by one of the world's wealthiest and most influential personalities -- Virgin Group founder and businessman Sir Richard Branson. The piece by the British entrepreneur titled "Why I Love Kenya"...Show More Summary
Sir Richard Branson has added yet another company to his business empire - Virgin Sport. The new company will organise cycling and running events. Billionaire Branson, who began his career as a music store tycoon, announced the launch...Show More Summary
Mary Wittenberg, the president of New York Road Runners, is leaving the organization to head Virgin Sport, a new endeavor by the billionaire entrepreneur Richard Branson.
Richard Branson's 74-acre Necker Island is well-known for being a paradise where celebrities and entrepreneurs can escape to party and unwind far from the public eye. But it's somewhat less known that the billionaire founder of the Virgin...Show More Summary
One of the world’s richest men has thrown his weight behind a campaign to save the reef. But not everyone is impressed. Thom Mitchell reports.
As graduation season looms, successful entrepreneurs share the lessons they would teach their younger selves.
Late in April, a wave of articles announcing the Blockchain Summit lapped onto the Internet’s shores. The event, to be held on Richard Branson’s private Caribbean island later this month, promises to gather “the greatest minds in digital...Show More Summary
The Virgin Group, headed up by Richard Branson, has something of a reputation for being promiscuous when it comes to trademark disputes over the word "Virgin." At times, it seems like whatever lawyers are working for Virgin actuallyShow More Summary
As Ukraine's economy is hanging on by the skin of teeth, Sir Richard Branson offered the country a ‘genius' way of bridging budget gaps.
For many people, buying a private island hideaway is the ultimate dream. Microsoft cofounder Paul Allen, Oracle cofounder Larry Ellison, and Virgin Group chairman Richard Branson are just a few of the billionaires who have added private islands to their extensive real estate portfolios. Show More Summary
The CEO of Virgin Group, Richard Branson, is serious about Bitcoin — so serious, in fact, that he's inviting some of the top cryptocurrency experts to a conference held on Necker Island, his private island in the British Virgin Islands The Block Chain Summit, as the conference is called, is held from May 25 to May 28. Show More Summary
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From dancing in a parade a la Ferris Bueller to making fake announcements about moving company headquarters, Virgin Group chairman Richard Branson never misses out on an opportunity to make a joke. Branson especially likes to play pranks on guests at Necker Island, his 74-acre private retreat in the Caribbean. Show More Summary