Being trapped on a long flight near a particularly loud or fussy child has caused most frequent travelers to pine for adults-only planes. And at least one airline has created “quiet zones” that are free of young passengers. But billionaire guy who owns lots of cool stuff Richard Branson says his goal is to just lump all the kids … [More]
In an interview with our big bro, Conde Nast Traveler, Sir Richard Branson was asked if there were any new ideas he'd been kicking around for his airlines. His response, on the surface, was seemingly directed at improving family travel: "I would love to introduce [a] kids' class," Branson said. Show More Summary
Richard Branson is never one to throw a disappointing party. He and his mother have birthdays just a week apart, and to celebrate, they threw a big soiree on Necker Island, Branson's private retreat in the Caribbean. The party included a cake created to look like Necker with a Virgin Galactic rocket flying above. Show More Summary
You know him. Richard Branson. I respect him a lot. He’s my mentor and I love to carry out his instructions because they’re guaranteed to produce results. There are few billionaires who appreciate the ability and skills of others – ...
Magnate and investor Richard Branson has ditched beef from his diet and he is encouraging anyone who will listen to do the same. Read More The post Richard Branson Explains Why He Cut Beef from His Diet appeared first on Ecorazzi.
We temporarily grounded the high-flying president of Virgin Atlantic to talk about his latest plans for the airline.
Virgin Group billionaire Richard Branson took to his blog last week to announce he's decided to cut out red meat from his diet. He explains that the choice was made out of a concern for the environment. "Meat consumption today contributes to global warming and environmental degradation," Branson wrote. Show More Summary
Michael Dell, Diane von Furstenberg, Richard Branson, and 13 other legendary entrepreneurs offer their insights and personal stories
What Virgin Group's founder has learned about working with regulators.
Sir Richard Branson's recreational space travel company, Virgin Galactic, is real and it's really happening, with flights expected to happen next year. (They were supposed to take off in 2010 and then in 2013 but this is space travel...Show More Summary
In today's Tweet Beat, Dolly Parton is pleased, Richard Branson wore a tie even though he didn't want to and Sean Hayes has a strong #tbt. Read more...
Russell Brand, Sting, and Sir Richard Branson were among those calling on Prime Minister David Cameron to change current drug laws.
Richard Branson is investing in a plane that'll take tourists to the edge of space, but who needs that when you've got balloons? A company in Arizona is working on a high-altitude craft that'll use a huge balloon to gently carry passengers voyagers...
All day today at my apartment, I've been hosting a meeting of the B Team, which Richard Branson co-founded last year to change the values that drive businesses, to prioritize people and planet alongside profit, and to move beyond our obsession with quarterly earnings and short-term growth. Show More Summary
Okay, you can't really "teach" entrepreneurship. It's an experience, not so much a content-area like history. As Sir Richard Branson put it in a recent interview about implementing enterprise culture at schools, "The best way of learning...Show More Summary
Virgin America has enlisted its brightest star, British billionaire Richard Branson.
Richard Branson's Kasbah Tamadot served as the backdrop for the latest ForbesLife cover story, but it's not the only uber-luxe lodging to be had in Marrakech and its environs. For those looking to get a little closer to the city's legendary souks and minarets, we recommend the following.
Richard Branson's parents first saw the riad that became Kasbah Tamadot while ballooning over Morocco's Atlas Mountains. Today, his exotic retreat--where he has entertained Mick Jagger, Annie Lennox, Peter Gabriel and other famous friends--doubles as a boutique hotel, complete with tented suites, a luxurious hammam and fabulous four-legged tour guides.