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NEW YORK— It sounded like a sweet deal: A loan broker walked into Southern Girl Desserts offering the Los Angeles bakery a $40,000 loan that could be deposited in a bank account quickly. Hampshire was persuaded to take out a second loan. "We were drowning," says Hampshire.
Kevin Lepsoe, co-founder & CEO of Notey, says the Hong Kong-based start-up aims to help internet users discover the best blogs on any topic of interest.
PregPrep founders want to help women kick-start conception with their over-the-counter fertility pill.
Mark Mahaney, RBC Capital Markets, explains why the rise of startups is actually good for public companies, and shares his thoughts on avoiding a unicorn bubble.
Nasty Gal founder and executive chairman Sophia Amoruso, discusses the success of her online retail store.
Elizabeth Holmes, Theranos founder & CEO, discusses how the company has been able to make early detection a reality. in a field of tough competitors.
Elizabeth Holmes, Theranos founder & CEO, shares her story of upending the medical testing industry by developing a system to detect disease early on and with less blood. Also Holmes addresses privacy and pricing issues.
States spend billions to attract and retain businesses and jobs, but a new survey finds small-business owners angry about the subsidies.
Apart from a shrinking population, Japan also faces a working-age population that is underutilized, says John Minnich, East Asia analyst at Stratfor.
Dorsey will not be distracted by running two tech companies at the same time, investors said. The New York Times reports.
Working on weekends in a cramped fraternity room, four friends at MIT built a computer program that would give websites a new way to make money without online ads. Now, following a trend at colleges nationwide, MIT is partnering with Boston University's law school to open a free legal clinic for campus entrepreneurs. "There is this increasing interest among our...
Yael Alkalay, Red Flower founder, and Sir Richard Branson, Virgin Group founder, discuss promoting a business world that is sustainable.
Sir Richard Branson, Virgin Group founder, talks about some of his past failures and the lessons he learned from them. Also Branson shares his thoughts on what he looks for in a great entrepreneur.
Sir Richard Branson, Virgin Group founder, discusses how he chooses the kinds of businesses he wants to be in.
Sir Richard Branson, Virgin Group founder, shares leadership advice for budding entrepreneurs. And Terry Johnson, Original Stix founder, discusses his startup which makes iPhone cases out of broken hockey sticks.
BERLIN— Volkswagen's board appointed the head of its Porsche unit as CEO on Friday, handing longtime company insider Matthias Mueller the task of trying to lead the world's top-selling automaker past a growing emissions scandal. The company also said it was suspending some employees and would reorganize its North America operations after admitting it used...
Leigh Gallagher of Fortune Magazine reveals the magazine's annual list of top young disruptors in different industries.
SAN FRANCISCO— Nasdaq has long been known as the "tech-heavy" stock exchange, where some of Silicon Valley's best-known companies have gone to sell shares. New York- based Nasdaq, through an affiliated foundation, is opening what it calls an "Entrepreneurial Center" Thursday in a trendy commercial district south of San Francisco's Market Street.
Robert Herjavec, "Shark Tank" star discusses his documentary entitled, "The Small Business Revolution," and shares tips on how to succeed as a small business owner.
Softbank President and COO Nikesh Arora, discusses his confidence in Softbank's future, and why India will be a big market going forward.