Business Practices


  • The Revolution of Innovation Needed: Leonsis     Thursday, 11 Apr 2013 | 7:06 AM ET

    Ted Leonsis, Revolution Growth Fund partner, explains how the business world could benefit from revolutionizing its ideas and practices.

  • SEC Embraces Social Media     Wednesday, 3 Apr 2013 | 11:51 AM ET

    Eugene Goldman, McDermott Will & Emery partner; and Dennis Berman, Wall Street Journal, discuss how the SEC's decision will impact the way information is distributed.

  • Hotel Operators Play Blame Game     Thursday, 14 Mar 2013 | 10:43 AM ET

    Anders Nissan, Pandox CEO, explains why the current hotel business model is in need of a major overhaul.

  • Changing the Face of Business     Thursday, 14 Mar 2013 | 6:38 AM ET

    CNBC's Brian Shactman takes a look inside the data economy and its potential to change business as we know it.

  • Mining 'Big Data' is Big Business     Thursday, 14 Mar 2013 | 6:38 AM ET

    Kash Rangan, Bank of America Merrill Lynch analyst, discusses which companies are positioned to capitalize on the evolution in business intelligence.

  • 'Lean In': Follow or Push Back?     Monday, 11 Mar 2013 | 10:39 AM ET

    Clara Shih, "The Facebook Era" author, discusses what it was like to be mentored by Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg, and weighs in on how women can redefine their positions in the workplace.

  • Yahoo Mayer's 'No Telecommuting' Rule     Tuesday, 26 Feb 2013 | 4:44 PM ET

    Richard Branson spoke out on Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer's new policy banning working from home, reports CNBC's Jon Fortt. Terry Duffy, CME executive chairman, and CNBC's Herb Greenberg, provide perspective.

  • Can US Companies' Chinese Results Be Trusted? Monday, 11 Feb 2013 | 12:14 PM ET

    Concern is growing about risks to U.S.-based multinationals in a country where American audit regulators are locked out by the Chinese government and bribery and fraud are routine.

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  • The Baby Boomer Entrepreneur Tuesday, 23 Oct 2012 | 12:14 PM ET

    Tech startup founders in their 20s and 30s make all the headlines, but when it comes to entrepreneurship, increasingly it’s baby boomers who are more likely to be in business for themselves.

  • Why Chanos Is Short China     Thursday, 20 Sep 2012 | 7:03 AM ET

    "I wouldn't trust any company's accounts in China," says James Chanos, Kynikos Associates president & founder, explaining why he is short Chinese companies, despite GDP growth.

  • Do Private Equity Firms 'Fix' Companies?     Monday, 6 Aug 2012 | 6:50 AM ET

    Josh Kosman, "Buyout America" author discusses whether private equity helps American business become better or place them on the road to bankruptcy.

  • What Do RIM Investors Want to Hear?     Tuesday, 10 Jul 2012 | 11:40 AM ET

    Has time run out for the BlackBerry maker? Robert Kaplan, Harvard Business School professor, and Jeffrey Sonnenfeld, Yale senior associate dean, discuss whether Research in Motion's new CEO can turn the company around. (Editor¿s Note: RIM responded via email that there are, in fact, several individuals on its board who have been CEOs of public companies and its Board is not wholly-comprised of Canadians.)

  • High-End Hiring Faces Headwinds     Friday, 6 Jul 2012 | 7:40 AM ET

    Russell Reynolds, RSR Partners CEO, provides insight into hiring trends in the C-suite, revealing that the shelf life of a CEO has decreased dramatically, from an average tenure of ten years to three years.

  • Health Care: Waiting Is the Hardest Part Tuesday, 26 Jun 2012 | 8:55 AM ET
    American healthcare reform

    What many business owners, analysts and experts say is that no matter what happens with the Supreme Court, some sort of closure is needed to the healthcare debate.

  • While hard  to quantify, advanced manufacturing already transcends all industries,  integrating  IT, innovation, energy efficiency and waste reduction to cut costs and boost productivity.

  • Ken Langone: 'I Am 100% Invested'     Wednesday, 16 May 2012 | 8:16 AM ET

    "Our best days are ahead of us," says Kenneth Langone, Geeknet CEO, discussing his thoughts on the direction of the markets, business culture in America and why he will not run for political office.

  • Investors are expected to grill JPMorgan's CEO at its yearly shareholder's meeting in Tampa, Florida over the more than $2 billion in trading loses. CNBC's Mary Thompson reports the details. Also, Robert Lowenstein, BusinessWeek contributor and Tom Stemberg, Highland Capital Partners, discuss the fallout of the bungled trade and Wall Street's game of risk.

  • Scandals Sweep the C-Suite     Friday, 27 Apr 2012 | 11:10 AM ET

    Jeffrey Sonnenfeld,Yale School of Management and William George, Harvard Business School professor discuss recent headlines highlighting scandals and bribery at several big American companies.

  • Viral Survival: A How-To Guide     Friday, 27 Apr 2012 | 8:40 AM ET

    Joe Weisenthal, Business Insider deputy editor; Barry Silbert, SecondMarket founder & CEO; and Jon Steinberg, BuzzFeed president, discuss the next generation of inventors and social media giants poised to change the world of business, media and even society.