Billionaire and Virgin Group founder Richard Branson is the latest businessman to say that universal basic income (UBI) can help people as jobs are lost to automation. In a post, Branson detailed his experience is Finland, where the country is already experimenting with UBI. Since January, Finland...
Sir Richard Branson has had quite a life. After founding Virgin Records in 1972, the mogul went on to establish the Virgin Group conglomerate, get knighted by the Queen of England, and accrue a personal fortune of about $5 billion, according...Show More Summary
Delta owns 49% of Virgin Atlantic. Now Air France KLM is going to acquire Virgin Group's 31% stake in the carrier. So Virgin Atlantic will be 80% owned by joint venture partners Delta and Air France. But that's not where it gets complicated. Continue reading Richard Branson Sells Out, Delta and China Eastern Buy Into Air France, I Can’t Even Keep Up...
Following the announcement of Virgin Group's decision to sell 31% of Virgin Atlantic Airways to Air France-KLM, company founder Sir Richard Branson wrote a heat felt-letter to Virgin Atlantic's employees — reassuring them that the deal...Show More Summary
Richard Branson is giving up his controlling stake in Virgin Atlantic as part of a deal that would bring in Air France-KLM as a partner.
Many of the most successful people have gotten job interviews down to a science. They're not in the habit of wasting time with dumb or irrelevant queries. In fact, they often have one favorite go-to question they like to ask. This typically...Show More Summary
For the first time ever, an international car race came to the streets of New York. The goal of bringing the event to Brooklyn was nothing short of showing what was possible for the future of transportation and sustainability. On the...Show More Summary
In this special episode of The Forbes Interview podcast, we're broadcasting a panel that took place in October at the 2016 Forbes 30 Under 30 Summit in Boston, MA. Randall Lane, editor of Forbes magazine, moderates a panel with Richard Branson, billionaire and founder of Virgin Group
Sir Richard Branson once said that the quickest way to become a millionaire was to take a billion dollars and buy an airline. But, as EnerVest Ltd, a Houston-based private equity firm that focuses on energy investments, recently found...Show More Summary
Billionaire Richard Branson has indicated that President Trump may be regretting withdrawing from the Paris climate agreement. Read more...
Donald Trump regrets the “bizarre mistake” of withdrawing the US from the Paris climate agreement, Sir Richard Branson has said. Speaking in Brooklyn on Friday, the Virgin Group founder said businesses and cities were firmly behind a transition to low-carbon energy, which made Trump’s decision to exit the Paris deal “very, very strange”. Show More Summary
A lot of people may assume the secret to success and becoming the next Mark Zuckerberg, Elon Musk, or Richard Branson requires starting a specific productivity hack. But that is the furthest thing from the truth. If you dig a little deeper, you’ll learn that the commonality of the top leaders and innovators in the world is their control of...
After six months of vacationing at some of the most lavish resorts on earth, including Richard Branson's own private island in the British Virgin Islands, Obama, as it was foretold by Eric Holder many months ago, is apparently ready to make his valiant return to the political spotlight. Show More Summary
The upcoming Formula E doubleheader race weekend in New York City on July 15th and 16th will see celebrity billionaire Richard Branson, the founder of Virgin Group, present as a reserve driver for the DS Virgin Racing team Billionaire...Show More Summary
British billionaire Richard Branson's prolific Virgin brand has spanned a broad range of businesses, including record stores, banks, phones, airlines and spaceships.
The 66-year-old billionaire is ready to race. Continue reading Richard Branson is reserve driver for Formula E NYC ePrix Richard Branson is reserve driver for Formula E NYC ePrix originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 29 Jun 2017 11:48:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
Many of recent history’s well-renowned entrepreneurs are well-read. Take, for example, Elon Musk and Richard Branson. They have an extensive list, ranging from science fiction and fantasy to historical and business books. While reading is just one factor that may contribute to success, it is a habit that heavily influences the mind. Show More Summary
Virgin Mobile USA has taken iPhone fever to the next level. Sir Richard Branson broke the news that Virgin Mobile will become the first iPhone-only mobile carrier as part of a new deal with Apple. Virgin's services will be available...Show More Summary
Virgin Mobile, the phone carrier founded by mogul Richard Branson, will become the world’s first iPhone-only carrier.