This is a tale of an entrepreneur, a tree and a possible (lost?) good planning opportunity. The tree is a very significant thing. It is the oldest oak tree in Canberra. It is huge. Huge in size, impact and because of all of that it is hugely important as part of Braddon’s heritage. It is […]
We started the alt.legal column by asking all you young lawyers to “stop what you are doing” and take a walk on the alternative side of the legal business. We promised you, dear readers, that “entrepreneurs and innovators are changing the legal profession for the better, having fun, and making real money in the process.” […]
CNET asks Ron Howard: Are tech entrepreneurs the Dantes of today?
Dr. Gunhild A. Stordalen is the founder and president of the EAT Foundation, which now sponsors the annual EAT Stockholm Food Forum. With a PhD in pathology/orthopedic surgery, and a passion to save the world, Dr. Stordalen has thrown her passion and voice into solving some of the most dire environmental challenges of our time. Show More Summary
Deciding to found a small business is a move that requi […]
Rapper and entrepreneur Jay Z has reportedly been trying to snag something from the estate of Prince, who died in April. TMZ.com reports that Jay Z made a huge offer to obtain the singer’s unreleased music. “We’ve learned Jay met...
This interview is part of a series on Trailblazing Women role models (Entrepreneurs and Leaders) from around the world and first appeared on Global Invest Her. You have to see what you can be. Photo credit: Sam Sarraf "Don't think outside of the box - act as if there is no box. Show More Summary
The actress turned entrepreneur discusses how she keeps her focus on her customers while growing her company.
After Apple made the "courageous" decision to remove the 3.5mm headphone jack from the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, countless customers began to wonder how they would charge their phones while listening to music. Several entrepreneurs...Show More Summary
A new report from the World Bank ranks the United States 51st in the world when it comes to the ease of launching a new company. So what's making life so difficult for the nation's entrepreneurs?
Self-proclaimed "serial entrepreneur" Chip Gaines — one half of the married couple starring in HGTV's hit home-renovation show "Fixer Upper" — discovered the power of borrowing money when he was just a college student. "I was a sophomore...Show More Summary
"Shark Tank" star Barbara Corcoran has a message for young entrepreneurs -- GET OUT OF THE GOLF GAME!!! Barbara was out in NYC when we asked her to name the most OVERPITCHED idea she's been asked to fund -- and it took all of two seconds for her to…
With startups popping up all over the U.S., here is how to make the most of your local community.
Congressman Darrell Issa While President Obama was campaigning for Hillary Clinton and Democratic candidates at a $10,000 a plate fundraiser in posh La Jolla, CA, he took the time to launch an extensive attack on local Congressman Darrell Issa (CA-49, R). The assault was brutal enough to hit the front page [...]
How can you make success happen if you can't envision it? Small business ideas are just that ideas. In order to move an idea forward you must focus on how you envision success. As an entrepreneur, you're the leader of your business, and having a strong vision of success is essential to great leadership. Show More Summary
The UK’s Channel 4 is partnering with AMC on the co-production of a new tech dramedy that ‘centers around the lives of tech entrepreneurs and friends Josh, Leon, Watto and Ewan, who have just sold their start up videogame company for...Show More Summary
If you want to win as an entrepreneur, you need to perform at your best. Here's the east ways to optimize your performance, backed by science.
Imagine your family's been murdered and your country lies in ruins. Could you rebuild and forgive? These Rwandan women did.
A former warehouse and light industrial district, South of Market is San Francisco's biggest tech hub. It's not uncommon to watch entrepreneurs and Uber cars whiz by tent cities, or look out at the tallest man-made structures west of...Show More Summary
When Icelandic tech entrepreneur Skúli Mogensen founded the long-haul budget airline WOW air in 2011, its fleet included just three planes serving 12 destinations — at an unheard of price of $99 round-trip. Five years later, the fleet has grown to 17 and the destinations to 32. Show More Summary