William Chu

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The 10 road trips you need to do before you die [INFOGRAPHIC]

There are many reasons and excuses to ditch planes and embark on a road trip. It could be because you prefer to travel slow, because you hate flying, …

4 Examples That Will Confirm You Were Born to Be a Leader

Do you have a natural bent for people and relationships? That's a good starting point.<p>Ever wonder if you're true leadership material? Perhaps you've been told you are, but the question is <i>by what standard</i>? Thousands of leadership books are written each year, many of them with marketing agendas to …

Leadership

The ultimate guide to hiking Italy’s most breathtaking trails

We’re not quite sure why Italy isn’t as popular a hiking destination as places like Patagonia, Iceland, or the Pacific Crest Trail. Italian hiking …

Italy

Over 400 Startups Are Trying to Become the Next Warby Parker. Inside the Wild Race to Overthrow Every Consumer Category

Wharton professors, venture capitalists, and entrepreneurs are fueling an entire generation of Warby Parkers. Now there are more than 400 startups tackling products from toothbrushes to bras. What could go wrong?<p>James McKean wants to revolutionize the manual tooth­brush. It's January 2018. The …

Startups

THE TAKEDOWN OF TRAVIS KALANICK: The untold story of Uber's infighting, backstabbing, and multimillion-dollar exit packages

Twenty-four hours before Travis Kalanick would make a snap decision that would ultimately force him out of his job, the Uber CEO was relaxing at a rented house in Malibu with several friends.<p>It was a Sunday afternoon and he was ready for a nap. But as his eyes began to close his phone buzzed.<p>"Have …

Sexual Harassment

Steve Jobs was the World's Greatest Salesman Because He Answered the 1 Question on Everyone's Mind

Once you realize your customers don't care about your 'product,' you'll be more likely to make a sale.<p>I'm looking at an intimidating 800-page binder as I write this article. It contains confidential information about a new product category. When I prepare the company's leaders to launch the …

4 Of Our Biggest Global Problems Are Big Business Opportunities

As the world falls behind on some of the Sustainable Development Goals–inequality, consumption, climate change, and clean oceans–there are also places for aspiring social entrepreneurs to find a niche.<p>When the United Nations set out its Sustainable Development Goals in 2015, it was detailing not …

This 25-year-old entrepreneur went from leaving school at 16 to running the 'Airbnb of retail'

LONDON — Ross Bailey wants to talk about department stores.<p>"If analysts walked around some of them I think they would be trading at less than 30% their net asset value," Bailey says, referencing the already bombed out US "mall" sector.<p>He whips out his phone and starts scrolling through pictures …

Real Estate

Which management principles have withstood the test of time?

From the e-mail inbox:<p><i>If you take the long view of leadership and management, what has really changed over the years? And what remains bedrock true regardless of the fads that come and go?</i><p>I'm influenced by Ole Ingstrup, former head of the Correctional Service of Canada, who I assisted on his book</i> …

How To Get Your Point Across To These Five Personality Types

Not everyone thinks the same way. Here’s how to repurpose a three-decade-old management theory to tailor your message to just about anybody.<p>The VP of finance for a major multinational company recently came to me with a problem. “I’ve been trying to start a conversation with the VP of marketing, and …

Red Hat

How This Founder Went From Zero to $100 Million by Thinking Like a Kid | Inc.com

What is it that enables entrepreneurs such as Elon Musk, Sheryl Sandberg and Richard Branson to persevere through seemingly insurmountable challenges that at first seem to exceed their limits? Make a list of people you admire and who have made a difference in the world. They could be living or …

Motivation

Whiteboard Session: How Traditional Business Metrics Are Outdated

7 Online Business Ideas That Could Make You Rich

These three industries could make you rich when you start your next business online.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you're at all interested in starting your own online business, there's no time like the present. We live in a golden age of wealth. As much as the …