Leadership Entrepreneurs


  • Few people know what venture capitalists are thinking during pitch sessions, but these 6 tactics help get start-ups to billion-dollar status.

  • Marijuana Canada Cannabis

    MJ Freeway has carved a lucrative niche in the software business for pot retailers. It now has a booming business in 19 states.

  • Sengled Pulse intelligent light bulbs with multi-channel, wireless speakers hidden within.

    What if, with the flick of a switch, you could turn your light fixture into a music player, or perhaps a home monitor?

  • Andrew Bernstein

    Plenty of not-necessarily-young people think workers of the pre-Internet age lack the quickly adaptable thinking required to succeed in tech.

  • 18-year-old launches app and is opening a start-up accelerator aimed at helping 16- to 18-year-olds get build the next big thing.

  • A veteran speaks to a job recruiter at a 'Hiring our Heroes' Job Fair on March 27, 2014 in New York City.

    Post-9/11 veterans struggle as their unemployment rate stands at 6.7 percent, versus 5.5 percent for the general population.

  • Lending alternatives for small biz

    Small business owners appear more optimistic than ever and are once again investing in their companies, spiking a demand for capital. Stephen Sheinbaum, Merchant Cash and Capital, provides his thoughts on where small business owners are putting their money to work.

  • In this handout provided by the Orleans Parish Sheriffs Office, OPSO, Robert Durst poses for a mugshot photo after being arrested and detained March 14, 2015 in New Orleans, Louisiana.

    New York real estate scion Robert Durst's HBO finale would likely be admissible evidence in a murder trial, legal experts said on Monday.

  • 'Rise of the Rest' winner: Pear Deck

    Steve Case, Case Foundation chairman and AOL co-founder and former CEO, and Riley Eymon-Lynch, Pear Deck CEO, discuss the creation of an interactive device that engages students, and promoting entrepreneurship in the U.S.

  • How Cimagine works

    Cimagine crosses augmented reality technology with interior design into an app that allows users to drop 3-D images of furniture into any room.

  • Alibaba Group signage at the New York Stock Exchange during IPO, September 19, 2014.

    Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba has struck a deal with two U.K. start-ups to provide money to small and medium British businesses.

  • Building diversity in Silicon Valley: CEO

    Tristan Walker, Walker & Company Brands CEO, discusses the launch of his brand Bevel, aimed at minority consumers, and weighs in on elevating diversity and encouraging entrepreneurs in the workplace.

  • Tien Tzuo, co-founder and CEO of Zuora

    The subscription economy is benefiting Zuora, which sells billing and commerce software for services businesses.

  • ICONIC: A groundbreaking new event series

    CNBC and Inc. bring together some of the country's most influential entrepreneurs to talk about innovation, inspiration, and becoming ICONIC.

  • Berlin

    The U.S. may have given birth to a number of high-profile start-ups recently, but for some entrepreneurs Europe is the best place to start a new firm.

  • Shark Tank success at NYSE: Pipsnacks

    "Shark Tank" investor Barbara Corcoran says she likes popcorn, but it's really Pipsnacks co-founders Jeff Martin and Jennifer Martin whom she loves because they make an ideal combination.

  • BillGuard’s “Smart Savings” alert feature displaying a coupon

    One entrepreneur says his new app promises to turn your smartphone into a digital watch dog for personal finances.

  • Australia has never been known as a tech hub. But Aussie software companies are making waves in the U.S. and raising piles of cash.

  • truBrain drink

    "Power Pitch" picks the brain of Chris Thompson, who claims his start-up has created the first energy-drink designed to give a boost to your brain.

  • Waffle House-Roadie cook up deal

    Roadie operates as a kind of Uber for deliveries, and has partnered with Waffle House as a meeting place for drivers, reports CNBC's Kate Rogers. The company's CEO Marc Gorlin, provides insight to the new partnership with Waffle House.