Daniel Carroll

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The Two Entrepreneurial Paths to Monopoly

It is always interesting when two famous entrepreneurs disagree on something fundamental. In this case, it is Marc Andreessen and Peter Thiel. Here …

The 6 counterintuitive ways we grew BarkBox into a 100m E-commerce Business

Despite the the massive growth in online shopping, ecommerce is still incredibly basic and utilitarian as a user experience. You show up, buy, we …

Turn Detroit into Drone Valley

How to build innovation clusters beyond California.<p><b>The popular recipe for creating</b> the “next” Silicon Valley goes something like this:<p>Build a big, beautiful, fully equipped technology park;<br>• Mix in R&D labs and university centers;<br>• Provide incentives to attract scientists, firms and users;<br>• Interconnect …

Hyatt CEO on Why Airbnb Is Going to Go Way Beyond Its Core Business Now

Hyatt CEO Mark Hoplamazian is as erudite as they come in travel industry.<p>He has reinvented what was a relatively ragtag and fragmented hotel network …

Dropbox's Next Chapter: Corporate Customers, IPO, Condi Rice, and Eddie Vedder

In November 2012, Drew Houston, co-founder and chief executive officer of Dropbox, the online storage service, dragged his employees to an offsite …

How to Deal With the Brilliant Jerks You Work With

The great football coach John Madden was once asked whether he would tolerate a player like Terrell Owens on his team. Owens was both one of the most …

Ortega’s Zara Fashions Tax Avoidance by Shifting Profits to Alps

Zara’s celebrity chic helps make its Spanish parent company, Inditex SA, the world’s biggest fashion retailer. Singer Taylor Swift, …

Bonobos CEO: If You’re Not Self-Aware, You Have No Hope Of Scaling

Being a founder is an act of creation, says Bonobos CEO Andy Dunn, and being a CEO is an act of execution. Here’s why so few people can do both.<p>Andy Dunn wears his heart on his pantleg.<p>“Emotions are the raw fuel of leadership,” the Bonobos CEO says. “They’re contagious, yet emotions can cloud your …

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Behind The Scenes Of The Abercrombie Boardroom Battle

What happens between now and June 19 will determine the future of Abercrombie & Fitch.<p>That's when the teen retailer, under fire for falling sales and shoddy management, will hold its annual shareholder meeting, where five new directors nominated last week by dissident hedge fund Engaged Capital …

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