Ashley Krupnik

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New 3D printer will combine all your medications in one personalized pill

We increasingly live in an age of personalized health care, where treatment can be tailored to suit individuals on a person-by-person basis. A new 3D …

I'm 29 and Manage $100 Million — Here Are the 7 Best Pieces of Advice I Can Give You About Investing

No. 6: Do not fall in love with your investments.<p>At 29 years old, I manage $100 million in assets.<p>Some may think I’m on the young side to be managing …

I asked 8 brilliant people for their best advice — here's what they told me

2017 was an interesting year for me. I turned 40, lost several close friends of mine, and came to some sobering realizations that often strike people who are in the middle of their lives.<p>I didn't have a midlife crisis per se, more of a midlife reassessment. So over the past year, I've been reaching …

Middle Age

This 1 Rule Will Seriously Up Your Company's Innovation Game

A simple principle for managing scarce resources.<p>One of the things I always get asked about from the companies I work with is how to manage their innovation resources. Should they bet big on an unproven, but possibly breakthrough idea? Or focus on improving the products that they already know their …

Meet the world's youngest self-made billionaire

<b>John Collison does not seem entirely comfortable with his somewhat impressive claim to fame - he is the world's youngest self-made billionaire.</b><p>Just 27, he otherwise seems a supremely confident business leader and excellent communicator.<p>But ask him about how wealthy he is, and you sense his …

Startups

Successful people who lose their spark come to me for help — and I find many of them fall prey to a tendency we all have

Success is never certain. It never comes without risk.<p>Even if you're the smartest or the hardest working, there's no guarantee of anything.<p>The people who go on to do great things in their lives know this. They also embrace it.<p>Reflect on that Teddy Roosevelt quote for a minute here. Missing the …

Motivation

How Great Big Story's Matthew Drake approaches branded content

NEW YORK: Great Big Story’s director of programming and development Matthew Drake has no issue being frank with, or even declining to work with …

Facebook May Unveil VR Dating Show, Other Originals at Cannes Lions (Report)

Facebook is getting ready to unveil a slate of professionally-produced serialized long-form shows, according to a Business Insider report. These …

Cannes Lions

The advertising industry is 'selling short the value of what we do' according to the CEO of British creative shop Karmarama

A large part of the shift is being driven by consulting firms and systems integrators, which have bought up a number of advertising agencies.<p>Last year, IBM bought two German agencies, ecx.io and Aperto, to help build out its growing digital agency business iX. Also in 2016, Deloitte acquired …

Advertising

This Filmmaker Shows How to Keep People Truly Engaged

Want to keep people's attention? Do what the movie makers do. Here's an expert that shares his secrets.<p>Most have had the experience of trying to have a conversation in a noisy environment, like a bar or restaurant, where elaborate hand gestures seem like the only alternative to shouting. …

4 Things That Set Successful CEOs Apart

The chief executive role is a tough one to fill. From 2000 to 2013, about a quarter of the CEO departures in the Fortune 500 were involuntary, according to the Conference Board. The fallout from these dismissals can be staggering: Forced turnover at the top costs shareholders an estimated $112 …

Leadership

Some of the UK's hottest fintech startups went down on Sunday — here's why

App-only bank Monzo, money management startup Loot, all-in-one card Curve, and foreign exchange card provider Revolut all warned customers on Sunday that payments were failing on its network after a problem with a partner.<p>Business Insider understands that the partner in question is Global …

FinTech

London fintech startup Curve raises £2 million

Curve has raised the sum from:<p>Connect Ventures, an investor in Citymapper;<br>• Payments industry veteran and Vitesse MD Paul Townsend;<br>• Samos Investments, which has backed Ocado, Betfair, and Kabbee.<p>Curve has already raised cash from a host of top tech talent:<p>Curve has built a "smart" MasterCard that can …

A UK startup that collects all your loyalty cards in one app is raising £25 million to expand to the US and Europe

Bink cofounder and CFO Greg Gormley told Business Insider that the firm will seek venture capital for its Series A round, which it hopes to close by July.<p>The firm intends to use the capital to open an office in New York by September and take the app live in the United States by spring in 2018.<p>It …

Loyalty

15 habits of self-made millionaires, from a man who spent 5 years studying rich people

Success doesn't crop up overnight. All self-made millionaires had to start somewhere.<p>Much of their transformation from ordinary to seven-figure status can be attributed to "rich habits," a term coined by Thomas C. Corley, who spent five years researching the daily habits of 177 self-made …

Self-improvement

This map plots the spread of accelerators and incubators across the UK

The first comprehensive map showing the spread of accelerators and incubators throughout the country reveals funding from corporations is driving …

You're Not Crazy: Trading Your Six-Figure Job for Entrepreneurial Freedom Is the Right Move

You're the only one who should determine how much your time is worth. These tips can help you enter the startup world with eyes wide open.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneurialism defies human instinct, yet it’s addicting. Once you get just a taste of what life …

Entrepreneurship

The 8 best pieces of saving advice from real people who banked a fortune

I learned that important lesson from the dozens of people we've profiled on Business Insider, from early retirees to real-estate investors to teachers turned travelers, many of whom saved their way to million-dollar net worths while earning an average salary.<p>We've rounded up the best pieces of …

Personal Finance

A CEO named to Forbes' '30 Under 30' kicks off every job interview with a challenge that often 'catches people off guard'

"You know when you go bowling, the bowling alley has bumpers on each lane?" he said. "I hire the best people, show them where the pins are, and then I just act as their bumpers."<p><b>READ MORE: 9 questions to ask in a job interview that make you look smart</b><p>As a result, Ibrahim, who was named one of …

Employment

Every Manager Can Become A Better Leader By Asking This One Question

Managing is much harder than most people think. First-time managers often find themselves surprised by the difficulty of their new job, and veteran managers are always looking for ways to make their teams more productive. A new report by HR software company HighGround reveals an improvement …

Employment

This Is Jeff Bezos' Best Advice About Making Big Decisions

It might make you uncomfortable.<p>No one likes to look foolish. But waiting too long to make a crucial decision — whether professional or personal — …

Become a Thought Leader in Your Industry

Becoming a thought leader in your industry is a process, one that shouldn't be taken lightly. Here are five steps to get you started.<p>Being a thought …

Don't Look for a Great Idea. Look for a Good Problem

To create anything that is truly pathbreaking, you need to look for it in new places<p>At the center of every significant innovation is always an idea. Clarence Birdseye's idea about freezing fish revolutionized the food industry and American diets. Charles Schwab's idea about flat commissions changed …

I’m the Founder of a Multimillion-Dollar Business: Here’s Why I Owe It All to a Decision I Made at 25.

"Ten years ago when I was a 25-year-old founder, I felt this intense pressure to focus on what was right in front of me. Instead, I made a decision …

The 25 most beautiful buildings in the world, according to architects

We asked architects to tell us the one building that's a game-changer for building design, inspired them to become architects, or that they simply find stunning.<p>Here are 25 of the most breathtaking buildings in the world, according to people who build them for a living.

Architecture

Read the email a Google recruiter sent a job candidate to prepare him for the interview

After the initial screening step, he received an email from the recruiter, telling him what to expect in a phone interview with a senior PM at Google.<p>When he shared it with me, I couldn't believe it. In my work at Recruitring, a candidate prescreening-call platform, I've never seen an email that …

Employment

Fashion Features Heavily Among The 33 Companies Selected For Tech City UK Upscale Program

Numerous early stage fashion and e-commerce businesses are among the new intake for Tech City UK’s six-month Upscale program.<p>Included are Mastered, an online education platform for creative professionals led by industry experts; Poq, an app commerce solution for major retailers; Wolf & Badger, a …

The 34 coolest tech CEOs in Europe

And if you look solely at "unicorn" startups that are worth $1 billion (£803 million) or more, they're even starting to rival Silicon Valley.<p>We ranked the 34 coolest startup CEOs in Europe, taking into account the founders' personal careers, as well as how innovative their companies are.<p>We've …

Startups

Mark Cuban, David Bach, and other successful people share their best money advice for 2017

GOBankingRates asked 17 of the most well-known names in personal finance and entrepreneurship to share their No. 1 money tip for the year.<p>They offered their advice as part of our Best Money Expert 2017 competition in partnership with ImportantScore.com.<p>1. Eliminate credit card debt<p>Self-made …

Personal Finance

The 5 Secrets of Today's Billionaires (And What They Have to Teach You About Producing More With Less)

Here is a simple list of the five most essential behaviors that the world's most successful entrepreneurs regularly engage in that helps them succeed on such a grand scale.<p>The world today is different in many ways, one key way is how the most successful business leaders have learned to break the …