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  • Dell Heads Closer to Deal to Go Private  Monday, 4 Feb 2013 | 7:15 AM ET

    Dan Primack, Fortune; and Carr Lanphier, Morningstar, discuss Dell's plans to sell itself to a buyout consortium, and weighs in on the state of the PC business today.

  • Dell Buyout Deal Could Come as Soon as Monday Friday, 1 Feb 2013 | 1:55 AM ET
    Michael Dell, Founder, Chairman, and CEO of Dell, Inc.

    Dell is nearing an agreement to sell itself to a buyout consortium led by its founder and Chief Executive Michael Dell and private equity firm Silver Lake Partners.

  • Can Dell Click Better Private?  Wednesday, 16 Jan 2013 | 7:39 AM ET

    "Going private gives you time," explains Carly Fiorina, former HP chairman & CEO, weighing in on whether the tech giant will fare better if taken private.

  • Dell Buyout Talks Advance, Banks Line Up Funds Wednesday, 16 Jan 2013 | 7:18 AM ET
    Dell Computer Corp in Austin, Texas.

    Talks to take Dell private are at an advanced stage with at least four major banks lined up to provide financing, two sources with knowledge of the matter told Reuters.

  • What's Behind Facebook's Big Reveal?  Tuesday, 15 Jan 2013 | 11:56 AM ET

    Dennis Berman, Wall Street Journal, provides a look at what Facebook could possibly be up to now.

  • Dell Buyout Talks Heat Up  Monday, 14 Jan 2013 | 4:10 PM ET

    Dan Niles, Alpha One Capital Partners, and Shaw Wu, Sterne Agee, offer perspective on talks about a Dell buyout.

  • Seeking a New Startup Idea? Try Farming Monday, 29 Oct 2012 | 10:01 AM ET

    Over the last few years, sustainable farming startups have managed to get loans from companies like Whole Foods, or sold equity stakes to venture capitalists like Michael Dell's brother, Adam. A lot of the seed money is being used to help these businesses grow, many with a focus on being local.

  • Economic Warfare - Ziad K. Abdelnour

    In making his case, says most major wealth creation comes from doing what other people consider insufferably boring.

  • Dell Is Targeting Firms Seeking Flexibility: CEO Monday, 27 Feb 2012 | 1:26 PM ET

    Dell is targeting companies of all sizes that want to take advantage of new technology quickly and seek flexibility in how they use it, CEO Michael Dell told CNBC Monday.

  • PCs Will Remain 'Big Part of Our Business': Dell CEO Thursday, 13 Oct 2011 | 12:18 PM ET
    **FILE** Dell laptops are seen in North Andover, Mass. in this March 1, 2007 file photo. Dell Inc. is expected to release quarterly earnings on Thursday, May 31, 2007. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola, file)

    Dell remains "very committed" to selling personal computers, Chief Executive Michael Dell told CNBC Thursday.

  • Michael Dell on PC Biz, Steve Jobs  Thursday, 13 Oct 2011 | 8:32 AM ET

    Michael Dell, Dell chairman & CEO, explains why PCs are still relevant amid growing popularity of tablet devices. Dell also reflects on the passing of former Apple CEO Steve Jobs.

  • Biggest Businesses Run by College Dropouts Tuesday, 2 Aug 2011 | 3:58 PM ET
    Position: CEO, CarnivalMarket Cap: $19.6 billion Instead of spending four years in college, this chief executive spent time working his way up the chain of command at . Micky Arison, the CEO of Carnival, started in the sales department and was promoted to reservations manager in 1974. He was later promoted to vice president of passenger traffic and just three years later he was named president of the company. Arison helped acquire Holland America Line, Windstar Cruises and Westours, allowing Car

    From computers to cruise lines, these 10 CEOs made it to the top without a college degree and defied the idea that to be successful, you have to have a diploma.

  • Homes of CEOs Monday, 13 Jun 2011 | 4:29 PM ET
    In May 2011, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg bought a $7 million home in Palo Alto, Calif. He doesn’t move in for a few months, so the address remains a closely guarded secret until the current occupants move out. However, a few details have emerged -- the 5,000-square-foot home has five bedrooms, five bathrooms and a pool. It’s not quite on the same level as Bill Gates’ 50,050-square-foot Washington mansion (pictured, left), but it’s not a bad start for a man whose last few homes were rentals.Zuck

    In May 2011, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg bought a $7 million home in Palo Alto, California. Click to see the homes of CEOs in sectors such as technology, energy, fashion and more.

  • "We all think we will be happy when we finally have some downtime – when we can get away, disconnect, shut down. You may even daydream about withdrawing from the rat race full-time. What you don’t know is that all that peace and quiet will ruin your state of mind," writes former White House Economic Adviser Todd Buchholz in this guest blog for his new book, "RUSH."

  • First Jobs of CEOs Tuesday, 31 May 2011 | 10:05 AM ET
    It is probably hard to imagine Exxon Mobil CEO Rex Tillerson babysitting, or James Dimon of J.P. Morgan Chase cooking French fries. While neither one of those men ever held those particular jobs, many of the wealthiest and most powerful CEOs in the world earned their first paychecks by delivering newspapers, mowing lawns or waiting tables. After all, everyone has to start somewhere. Click ahead to see the first jobs held by some of today’s most powerful CEOs.

    Many of the wealthiest and most powerful CEOs in the world earned their first paychecks by delivering newspapers, mowing lawns or waiting tables. Learn more.

  • Battle of PCs: Dell vs. HPQ  Thursday, 19 May 2011 | 6:45 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer assesses which PC-maker is the better buy.

  • Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.

  • It's graduation season and you know what that means — time to trot out our top leaders of business, politics and pop music to offer the kids advice as we send them off into the cruel, cruel world. Here are the 10 Best Graduation Speeches — From Will Ferrell to Steve Jobs!

  • Cuomo Files Intel Antitrust Suit Thursday, 5 Nov 2009 | 10:52 AM ET
    Intel CEO Paul Otellini

    Intel, the world’s largest chip maker, has for years used large rebates and co-marketing arrangements to talk Dell and other manufacturers into sticking with its products rather than increasing their business with A.M.D., according to a lawsuit filed by the New York attorney general's office. The New York Times reports.

  • Dell's Margin Erosion Prompts Selloff Friday, 29 Aug 2008 | 12:58 PM ET

    Computer maker Dell shares fell 13 percent Friday, as both earnings and margins fell short of Wall Street estimates.