Take a cue from Richard Branson, Danny Meyer, the Ritz-Carlton, Tom Colicchio, and other customer service experts.
Richard Branson’s management company says employees will get a “digital detox” one morning a week
LONDON — Sir Richard Branson probably isn't your boss. But if he was, he'd tell you to unplug for a moment, maybe even two. Virgin, the British multinational company founded by Branson, recently instituted a new requirement that some...Show More Summary
It's time for Virgin Group to hear from you about why promoting SeaWorld doesn't fly. The post Urge Richard Branson and Virgin to Stop Promoting SeaWorld appeared first on PETA.
Photo by William Winram + Lukas Lukas Müller Just a few short months ago on World Oceans Day, Sir Richard Branson challenged me to swim 3.3km in open water across the Strait of Messina to raise awareness for the health of our ocean. Though...Show More Summary
Virgin Hotels, Sir Richard Branson’s lifestyle hotel brand, will expand to the West Coast.
"As long as nothing interrupts that serenity, then there's nothing more magical." Gravitas Ventures has debuted a trailer for a documentary titled Don't Look Down, profiling the early 1980's publicity stunt by Richard Branson in an attempt to bring attention to his newly launched Virgin Airlines. Show More Summary
When Richard Branson tweets “In this increasingly connected world, you really can work from anywhere” along with a picture of him on top of a mountain, you might feel jealous as you read from your cubicle. But while we can’t all work from our own private island instead of an office, maybe we can start...
While Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos and occasionally Richard Branson get all of the attention for their successes and failures in commercializing space travel and bringing it to the (rich) masses, a small Arizona firm is very close to implementing safe and affordable two-hour trips to the stratosphere...
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The Virgin Group CEO listed his favorite quotes from the famous novelist. Some of them are a clear example of an entrepreneurial spirit.
Virgin Galactic, the company founded by Richard Branson to ferry tourists to space, returned to flight this week nearly two years after its spacecraft came apart during a test flight, killing one of the pilots. Cruising over the Mojave desert for three hours and 43 minutes, a mothership ferried SpaceShipTwo to an altitude of about 50,000 […]
Richard Branson, billionaire and founder of Virgin Group Ltd., left, and Craig Kreeger, chief executive officer of Virgin Atlantic Airways Ltd., react during a media briefing on the opening day of the Farnborough International Airshow 2016 in Farnborough, U.K., on Monday, July 11, 2016. Photographer: Luke MacGregor/Bloomberg Most startup ideas begin [...]
Virgin Galactic flies again for first time since crash, while Blue Origin plans an important test launch next month.
We agree on a lot. But not this.
He’s already made his billions and built a business empire, but don’t ask Richard Branson when he’s going to call it a day. The 66-year-old entrepreneur says that, when it comes to retirement, most people think about it all wrong. Instead...Show More Summary
Travel News: Business Insider tells us How Much Legroom You Get On America’s Airlines. The Huffington Post writes that The US Government Breaks Its Own Flight Rules. On the Virgin Blog, Richard Branson writes that My Life Flashed Before My Eyes. Show More Summary
“Space is hard.” It’s a common refrain among the orbitally inclined. The billionaire Richard Branson said it when Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo crashed in the Mojave Desert in the fall of 2014, killing one test pilot and seriously injuring another. Show More Summary
As I suspected, the Labour party's attack on Richard Branson has come under fire from within Labour's own ranks, as Stephen Kinnock MP points out that this looks like exactly what it is - retaliation for the 'Traingate' affair. Speaking...Show More Summary
John McDonnell has, as is not unprecedented, suggested introducing a bad policy. As the drama surrounding ‘Traingate’ continues unfolded, McDonnell responded to Richard Branson’s intervention by floating the idea of stripping him of his knighthood. Show More Summary