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  • CNBC's top 25: Pioneer Lubna Olayan

    CNBC is unveiling its list of the most influential people in business. Herminia Ibarra, and CNBC's Carl Quintanilla discuss why Lubna Olayan, CEO of Olayan Group, and Gail Kelly, first female CEO of A Big Australian Bank, won spots on CNBC's top 200 list.

  • CNBC's top 25: Mr. BRIC likes Jack Welch

    CNBC is unveiling its list of the most influential people in business. Jim O'Neill thinks Jack Welch has been a great influence.

  • CNBC's top 25: Herb likes Bill Gates

    CNBC is unveiling its list of the most influential people in business. CNBC's Herb Greenberg discusses why Bill Gates is his top pick.

  • Beware of managed earnings

    CNBC's Herb Greenberg shares his opinions on businesses that set themselves up for disappointment, depending on long-term guidance. It affects the quality of earnings, he says, and that's what's happened with IBM.

  • CNBC's top 25 most influential people

    To celebrate CNBC's 25th anniversary, we're unveiling a list of the 200 most influential business people of the past 25 years. Jeff Sonnenfeld, Yale School of Management, and CNBC's Jim Cramer share their opinions on Michael Dell, Indra Nooyi and others. Viewers can cast their vote at

  • 21 CEOs worth betting on

    CNBC's Jim Cramer discusses some of his top CEO picks, including Robert Benmosche for his work at AIG.

  • Most influential: Steve Jobs vs. Jeff Bezos

    CNBC's Tyler Mathisen provides insight on the most influential people according to CNBC in changing business, leadership, and products and services we consume.

  • 'Shark Tank' contestant talks sealing the deal

    "Shark Tank" contestant Stephan Aarstol of Tower Paddle Boards, discusses business after being a contestant on "Shark Tank," and what he would have done differently without Mark Cuban's investment.

  • 'Shark Tank' contestant's custom runners

    "Shark Tank" contestant Julie Goldman of The Original Runner Company CEO, discusses what her business can offer events. She says "Shark Tank" helped her business 100 percent.

  • Isaacson on net neutrality ruling

    Walter Isaacson, Aspen Institute president & CEO, shares his thoughts on a court's decision to strike down the FCC's net neutrality rules.

  • Perrigo CEO: Got to get our name out

    Perrigo CEO Joseph Papa provides insight on the current flu season, and how it plans on getting its name better known.

  • Perrigo CEO: Elan purchase lowers tax rate

    Perrigo CEO Joseph Papa discusses how its new headquarters in Ireland will impact its tax structure, and whether the company will add a dividend.

  • Biogen CEO: More products, company is focused

    Biogen Idec CEO George Scangos discusses the busy year ahead for the company, including the EU launch of Tecfidera and when a dividend will be offered.

  • Apple in the home is coming: Pro

    Philippe Laffont, Coatue Management founder and portfolio manager, shares his outlook on major tech trends as the industry shifts to mobile.

  • AT&T CEO: Next 5 years will transform every industry

    Randall Stephenson, chairman & CEO at AT&T, shares his company's strategy to compete in the mobile space, as the smartphone industry rapidly expands.

  • Forest Labs loses two patents but not lead

    Brent Saunders, president and CEO at Forest Labs, explains how his company is taking the pharma world by storm and weighs in on several new products in the pipeline.

  • Pepsico's 'Performance with Purpose' strategy

    Indra Nooyi, Chairman and CEO of PepsiCo, discusses her company's initiative to shift to more "good for you" snack foods and ramp up the development of new products. This was an extremely difficult transformation, says Nooyi.

  • 50 Cent: Feel really good about new headphone line

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin speaks with Curtis Jackson a.k.a. 50 Cent about his new headphone line, as well as competition with Beats Electronics.

  • 'Shark Tank's' Corcoran: Talk 'short, straight & clear'

    "Shark Tank" host Barbara Corcoran shares the 3 biggest mistakes contestants make on the show, and what it takes to win.

  • T-Mobile CEO John Legere

    John Legere said the rival's recent attempt to poach his customers won't fool anyone, Re/code reported Friday.