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Jake Bronstein, CEO of Flint & Tinder, explains how his dismay with low-quality underwear led him to produce a high-end brand, which is made in America and becoming a multimillion-dollar business.
Andrew Levy, Crittercism CEO, explains how his software helps tech companies understand their app glitches.
CNBC's Emily Chan reports on how small-to-medium-sized firms in Taiwan are benefiting from government assistance, designed to propel such firms into global leaders and spur growth.
Toy company GoldieBlox features books and construction toys starring a female-engineer role model. Learn how the founder got started and her connection to Steve Jobs.
Small-business owners devote so much time and money to their ventures that they fail on retirement planning. And playing catch-up can mean taking on even more financial risk.
Leslie Deets founded handbag company Concealed Carrie and blasted her way into the growing and wildly diverse demographic of U.S. women who carry handguns.
Proper Suit co-founders McGregor J. Madden and Richard Alan Hall, say they can deliver the perfectly fitting suit. Carson Kressley, celebrity stylist and fashion designer, and Terry Jones, Travelocity founder & Kayak chairman, discuss the company's potential.
Hamdi Ulukaya, Chobani founder & CEO, discusses how he was able to grow his company into a multi-billion dollar business, and his efforts to "double" Greek yogurt sales in the next five years.
Erick Schonfeld, and Edo Segal, TouchCast co-founders, discuss how surfing the video web will change the way viewers interact with television.
Rahul Merchant, NYC chief information and innovation officer, explains why many startups are deciding to plant their roots in New York, as the city expands its broadband connectivity.
Described as the engines of growth for Asia's economies, small-and-medium businesses are giving the region a turbo boost.
The Millennial Trains Project plans to transport entrepreneurial young innovators on a cross-country, 10-day train ride in August. And older workers just might be inspired, too.
This family oyster farm was languishing — until two cousins turned it into a cash cow. Here's how they did it.
This company aims to make waiting for a flight more enjoyable with free iPads in airport terminals so travelers can surf the Web and order a snack.
Jodi Berg, CEO of VitaMix, discusses how her high-performance blending machines are stirring up the food industries and growing sales.
Founder and CEO of Urban Compass, Robert Reffkin explains how his company can help renters find reasonably priced apartments in New York City by using new online tools.
How American companies can stay competitive in the global market, with Paul Grangaard, Allen Edmonds; Doug Williams, W. Diamond Group; and Amy Bradley, Toydozer inventor and CEO.
Paul Grangaard of Allen Edmonds, Doug Williams with W. Diamond Group and Toydozer inventor and CEO Amy Bradley discuss secrets of American success.
There are many curiosities along the highway for commuters and vacationers.
As the inventor of Laser Pegs discovered, even a patent may not provide sufficient protection against allegations of idea thievery.