“I would be lying if I didn’t admit sadness that our wonderful airline is merging with another,” wrote Sir Richard Branson shortly after Virgin America’s takeover by Alaska Airlines was announced on Monday.
In a much-read article in Forbes.com –“How To Become A CEO”— fellow contributor Christian Stadler presented a sensible, research-based summary of career steps to the top job: pursuing specific education,
Research Says Most Entrepreneurs Have This Surprising Thing In Common (I'm Concerned You Won't Like It)
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Do you worry that your workaholic ways are killing you? A new study says you may be right. In an analysis of more than half a million men and women from around the world, those who put in long hours at
After months of research and debate, Business Insider is proud to present the Silicon Valley 100, our annual list of the people who matter most in Silicon Valley. To compile the list, we looked at who
How this brilliant scientist went from working at Subway to becoming one of the greatest mathematicians of the 21st century
He was 10 when he first learned about two famous number theory problems, Fermat's last theorem and the Goldbach conjecture. While he was not yet aware of the centuries-old twin primes conjecture, he was
Billionaire entrepreneur Mark Cuban loves to bang the drum about investing only in companies with proven sales, but sometimes the Shark Tank host just can't resist taking a chance on a promising idea.
"Your idea will never work." These words rang through Tami Zuckerman's head as she sat in her family's kitchen alone one day in the winter of 2012. At the time, she was a kindergarten teacher on pregnancy
He's been an early-stage investor in billion-dollar companies like Twitter, Uber, Instagram, Stripe, Lookout, and Automattic (maker of WordPress). Sacca tells "The 4-Hour Workweek" author Tim Ferriss the
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The Manager--How Not to Do It Marissa Mayer, CEO of Yahoo, is famous for having up to 70 meetings, and receiving 3,500 to 4,000 emails, each week. She has joked about having people in line outside her
The online movie and TV service has a vast cache of business and tech documentaries that anyone with a subscription can watch instantly. The topics range from profiles of great tech innovators like Steve
Our sunny spring has been hijacked (boo to this premature chilly, cloudy weather). But we're holding on to hope for brighter, warmer days before Karl the Fog sets in for summertime. Because we love you,