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  • HP's Whitman 'Best CEO' Since Founders: Andreessen Wednesday, 12 Jun 2013 | 8:04 AM ET
    HP's Whitman 'Best CEO' Since Founders: Andreessen

    Legendary tech innovator, Marc Andreessen, Andreessen Horowitz co-founder, explains why he thinks Meg Whitman is the "world class" chief executive that Hewlett-Packard deserves.

  • Small Business Confidence Tuesday, 11 Jun 2013 | 7:44 PM ET
    Small Business Confidence

    The NFIB's small business optimism survey edged higher for May. Rachel Shein, owner of Baked In the Sun, and Seth Goldstein, franchisee of Dunkin' Donuts & Baskin Robbins, provide perspective.

  • Starting a small business? Follow your passion Tuesday, 11 Jun 2013 | 6:48 PM ET
    David King, CEO of Sticky USA.

    Launching a business is risky. But if you do what you love, you can find a niche and answer only to yourself. A closer look at three entrepreneurs' ups and downs.

  • Paradigm Shift Disrupts Cyberthreats Tuesday, 11 Jun 2013 | 6:50 AM ET
    Paradigm Shift Disrupts Cyberthreats

    Gaurav Banga, Bromium co-founder & CEO, discusses how his growing company is making the world more secure from cyberattacks.

  • Amid Rising Debt, the Sharing Economy Is Growing Monday, 10 Jun 2013 | 12:14 PM ET

    As more people are underemployed and buried in debt, collaborative consumption is growing. From Taskrabbit to Instagram, see how sharing is changing the economy.

  • Myanmar Struggles in Push for Free Press Sunday, 9 Jun 2013 | 8:39 PM ET
    Exploring Myanmar's Path Towards Free Press

    Meet Thaung Su Nyein, a new breed of Burmese, young, liberal, Western educated with a rare opportunity to pull his backward country into the modern age.

  • 10 cool 'made in the USA' products Saturday, 8 Jun 2013 | 9:27 AM ET
    Made in USA

    More consumers are asking questions about overseas-made products including apparel. See a list of 10 neat products, curated by USA Love List, a site devoted to American-made goods.

  • Welcome Home: 'Made in USA' on the Rise Saturday, 8 Jun 2013 | 4:41 AM ET
    Maker’s Row co-founders Matthew Burnett and Tanya Menendez.

    Abandoning China, more manufacturers are mining technology and crowdfunding to raise capital to make "Made in USA" goods, which means U.S. jobs. What's driving the reshoring surge?

  • LiveU Disrupts What You View Friday, 7 Jun 2013 | 6:49 AM ET
    How LiveU Disrupts What You View

    Avi Cohen, LiveU COO & co-founder, explains how his company is changing the television business by broadcasting anywhere.

  • Making a Case for Self-Funded Health-Care Plans Friday, 7 Jun 2013 | 6:09 AM ET
    healthcare costs

    Escalating costs represent one of the predictable outcomes of health reform, and many employers will turn to alternative solutions, says Keith Lemer, president of WellNet Healthcare.

  • US Is An Emerging Market for Yogurts: Chobani CEO Friday, 7 Jun 2013 | 5:30 AM ET

    Hamdi Ulukaya, CEO of Chobani, says the American dream is "still very alive," as his brand is the best-selling yogurt brand in the U.S.

  • We're Working on a Trader Chat Platform: Markit CEO Friday, 7 Jun 2013 | 3:30 AM ET
    We're Working on a Trader Chat Platform: Markit CEO

    Lance Uggla, chief executive at Markit, explains why his company is E&Y's 2013 U.K entrepreneur of the year and talks about Markit's upcoming trader chat platform.

  • Why Entrepreneurship Is Essential Friday, 7 Jun 2013 | 2:40 AM ET
    Why Entrepreneurship Is Essential

    Mark Weinberger, CEO of Ernst & Young, discusses the importance of entrepreneurship for jobs creation and central bank policies in the U.S. and Japan.

  • Maxim's China Footprint Friday, 7 Jun 2013 | 12:50 AM ET
    Maxim's China Footprint

    Michael Wu, Chairman & MD of Maxim's Group says he's not worried about a slowdown in China and sees huge demand for Maxim's food products. He expects huge opportunities especially with new malls coming up every year.

  • Dollar Shave Club Founder on Men's Wipes Thursday, 6 Jun 2013 | 5:45 PM ET
    Dollar Shave Club Founder on Men's Wipes

    Dollar Shave Club founder & CEO Mike Dubin wants to "own the bathroom." Dubin discusses his company's new "One Wipe Charlie" product.

  • Most innovative small businesses of 2013 Thursday, 6 Jun 2013 | 11:50 AM ET

    Small businesses can find success with innovative solutions to common problems. CNBC Prime's "The Prophet" presents 10 small businesses with groundbreaking products.

  • There's Only One Place Entrepreneurs Want to Be Wednesday, 5 Jun 2013 | 10:02 PM ET

    As Congress debates immigration, countries like Canada and Australia are trying to lure foreign entrepreneurs. But there’s only one place they want to be. The New York Times reports.

  • SeatGeek's Changing How You Buy Tickets Wednesday, 5 Jun 2013 | 11:23 AM ET
    SeatGeek's Changing How You Buy Tickets

    Russell D'Souza, SeatGeek co-founder, explains how his company makes it easier to "score" tickets at thousands of events and for the best value.

  • Cup of Joe! Bob Marley's Son on Family Coffee Biz Wednesday, 5 Jun 2013 | 6:42 AM ET
    Rohan Marley

    Rohan Marley, Marley Coffee co-founder, explains how shoppers can now get real cups of Marley java right in their supermarket.

  • Start-Up Aims to Cash In by Going Really Green Tuesday, 4 Jun 2013 | 12:53 PM ET

    Start-up GreenCupboards wants to turn eco-friendly buzz words like "sustainable," "organic" and "fair trade" into a booming business.

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