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  • You're missing the point! Friday, 28 Feb 2014 | 10:00 AM ET
    You're missing the point!

    It's a meeting of the mindless when Donna finally catches on that Frank has been ordering product without going through the proper channels.

  • UK youngest entrepreneur is...10-year old! Friday, 28 Feb 2014 | 3:45 AM ET
    UK youngest entrepreneur is...10-year old!

    At 10-year old Henry Patterson has launched his third business, a sweet and accessory company aimed at children called Not Before Tea.

  • Finding the next 'lasting idea' Wednesday, 26 Feb 2014 | 11:25 AM ET
    Finding the next 'lasting idea'

    Peter Diamandis, X PRIZE Foundation CEO, discusses the partnership between CNBC and the Exponential Finance conference, and what it takes to find the next transformative company and lasting idea in today's technological environment.

  • CNBC top 100 contenders: First fracking billionaire Tuesday, 25 Feb 2014 | 1:42 PM ET
    CNBC top 100 contenders: First fracking billionaire

    CNBC's Tyler Mathisen speaks to "The Profit" host Marcus Lemonis about the top influential leaders in business, including Wayne Huizenga, whom he once worked for.

  • CNBC top 100 contenders: Who's in, who's out Tuesday, 25 Feb 2014 | 10:25 AM ET
    CNBC top 100 contenders: Who's in, who's out

    CNBC's Tyler Mathisen reviews the list of CNBC 25 contenders who did not make the cut for the most influential business leaders.

  • 'The Profit': Don't buy not making profits Tuesday, 25 Feb 2014 | 10:18 AM ET
    'The Profit': Don't buy not making profits

    Marcus Lemonis, star of CNBC's "The Profit," provides a preview of tonight's premiere where he invests in a used car business and weighs in on the weather's influence on business.

  • 'The Profit' takes issue with Tesla Tuesday, 25 Feb 2014 | 6:51 AM ET
    'The Profit' takes issue with Tesla

    Marcus Lemonis, star of the CNBC series "The Profit," provides a preview of tonight's premiere where he tries to help a struggling car business make a comeback. Also Lemonis explains why he doesn't like Tesla's business model.

  • 'Big need' for EM concierges Friday, 21 Feb 2014 | 11:48 AM ET
    'Big need' for EM concierges

    Veronica Voronina, founder of The Anonymous, discusses the growing demand for concierges from wealthy entrepreneurs in Russia and Brazil.

  • Mark Cuban shows up at SEC event, shares on Twitter Friday, 21 Feb 2014 | 10:59 AM ET
    Mark Cuban

    Mark Cuban, never one to hold back an opinion, took his commentary straight to a one-time adversary on Friday.

  • How not to fail in business with these tips Wednesday, 19 Feb 2014 | 10:08 AM ET

    Marcus Lemonis is a serial entrepreneur who turns around businesses as part of his profession. He offers these tips for entrepreneurs hoping to avoid failure.

  • Mobile career apps heat up the war for talent Tuesday, 18 Feb 2014 | 10:09 AM ET
    LinkedIn Recruiter Mobile is an app for mobile devices designed to help its 240 million members.

    Companies of all sizes are staying in sync by launching career apps to find social media-savvy candidates who fit the company's culture.

  • Lessons from Microsoft’s slow-rolling succession Thursday, 13 Feb 2014 | 7:00 AM ET
    Satya Nadella, CEO of Microsoft

    Successions are hard, and growing more difficult all the time for business owners. It took Microsoft 10 years to move beyond Bill Gates's shadow.

  • Sharks: No taste for beer-flavored ice cream Wednesday, 12 Feb 2014 | 2:56 PM ET
    Sharks didn't bite beer-flavored ice cream

    When looking for an investor, Steve Albert and Larry Blackwell of The Brewer's Cow say they need an investor to take their product from point a to point b.

  • Peer-to-peer lenders install investor speed bumps Monday, 10 Feb 2014 | 2:54 PM ET

    The biggest peer-to-peer lenders have been forced to slow down sophisticated investors from snapping up the most attractive loans. The FT reports.

  • Apple faces interesting challenge from Android: McNealy

    Scott McNealy, Wayin co-founder shares his thoughts on social media and reveals which high-tech companies are on his radar.

  • Technology has the shelf life of a banana: McNealy Friday, 7 Feb 2014 | 7:13 AM ET
    Technology has the shelf life of a banana: McNealy

    Nobody wants a 15 year old PC, says Scott McNealy, Sun Microsystems former chairman & president, sharing his thoughts on keeping up with the ever-evolving world of technology.

  • Indonesia's bold entrepreneurs, Ismaya Group Friday, 7 Feb 2014 | 4:30 AM ET
    Indonesia's bold entrepreneurs, Ismaya Group

    In this week's episode, CNBC's Christine Tan interviews the founders of Ismaya Group, the firm behind some of Jakarta's hottest restaurants.

  • Payback is a switch: Business case for EV charging Thursday, 6 Feb 2014 | 8:00 AM ET

    As electric vehicles catch on, business owners wonder whether the upfront cost of an EV charging station will pay them back in terms of customers.

  • Pot of gold? Cannabis-infused soda and lotions Wednesday, 5 Feb 2014 | 1:25 PM ET

    Colorado's newly legal pot economy is barely more than a month old, and the nascent industry is already making marijuana brownies look stale.

  • Cash isn't king for this shop, even after Target Wednesday, 5 Feb 2014 | 8:00 AM ET
    A customer pays at a register with a smartphone application in a Auchan supermarket in Faches-Thumesnil near Lille, northern France.

    Some consumers are using cash more since the Target security hack, but small-business owners shouldn't bet on the return of a 'cash is king' era.

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