• This unsung, diverse index just beat the Dow Wednesday, 23 Apr 2014 | 8:35 AM ET

    Companies on the DiversityInc Top 50 list aren't just good at public relations; they beat the Dow on a 1-, 3- and 5-year basis.

  • New York's cup-sharing pilot project     Tuesday, 22 Apr 2014 | 10:51 AM ET

    Katherin Kirschenmann, The DO School chief executive, explains the "Good To Go" program designed to reduce paper waste from single use cups.

  • Detroit leaders launch grants for small businesses Wednesday, 16 Apr 2014 | 10:33 AM ET

    DETROIT— Detroit government, development and philanthropic leaders launched a grant program Wednesday intended to help boost small businesses in the city and the two communities it surrounds.

  • Lemonis' recipe changes pie despite the lie     Tuesday, 15 Apr 2014 | 7:48 AM ET

    Marcus Lemonis, CNBC's "The Profit" host, shares highlights from tonight's season finale where he tries to get a piece of the "Key Lime Pie."

  • SAN FRANCISCO, April 10- Venture capital funding for U.S. start-ups hit its highest mark since 2001 during the first three months of the year and 11 companies were valued at $1 billion or more, underscoring the increasingly pricey environment for entrepreneurs, according to a report on Thursday from consultancy CB Insights.

  • Indiegogo's plans for global crowdfunding domination Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014 | 7:00 AM ET
    Indiegogo founders with a global vision: Slava Rubin, Danae Ringelmann and Eric Schell

    The founders share their plans to relaunch their website and take their pay-it-forward financing scheme worldwide. Up next: equity financing.

  • Hate chores? There's an app for that     Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014 | 6:50 AM ET

    Chris Bergman, founder and CEO of ChoreMonster, explains how a free app could help transform doing mundane chores into a fun-filled experience for your kids.

  • Initiating a global entrepreneurial spirit     Monday, 7 Apr 2014 | 3:32 PM ET

    Commerce secretary Penny Pritzker; fashion designer Tory Burch; and Zillow co-founder Richard Barton, discuss the launch of President Obama's new task force to develop the next wave of entrepreneurs.

  • Diabetic entrepreneur sells to growing population Monday, 7 Apr 2014 | 1:12 PM ET

    Profile of 27-year-old Ethan Lewis, who has been creating products to sell to his fellow diabetics.

  • Want to be a good leader? Start by showing up Monday, 7 Apr 2014 | 1:11 PM ET

    Marcus Lemonis of "The Profit" uses Amazing Grapes as an example of absentee owners and the void it creates with employees and explains the qualities of a good leader.

  • ViewSPORT finds success without a 'Shark Tank' deal Monday, 7 Apr 2014 | 12:23 PM ET

    Ben Wood, CEO of ViewSPORT, entered the tank seeking a deal but was denied. That didn't stop him.

  • Watch why this smart AC caught GE's eye     Thursday, 3 Apr 2014 | 8:21 AM ET

    Ben Kaufman, Quirky founder and CEO, and Garthen Leslie, "AROS" inventor, demonstrate how this reinvented air conditioner can predict household usage and save money.

  • Billionaire's plan to mine the moon Thursday, 3 Apr 2014 | 7:00 AM ET
    America's first private lunar microlander and commercial robot, developed by Moon Express.

    Naveen Jain is in a race to harvest precious helium-3, platinum and other metals on the moon with his robotic spacecraft. Can he beat the Chinese?

  • Didn't get a tank deal but still made $5 million Tuesday, 1 Apr 2014 | 3:01 PM ET
    Shawn Davis, otherwise known as Chef Big Shake.

    After being turned down by all the sharks, angel investors swam in and grew Shawn Davis' business from $30,000 to over $5 million.

  • Steve Case peers into the future of the Internet Tuesday, 1 Apr 2014 | 9:57 AM ET
    Forerunner of the Internet: AOL's co-founder Steve Case

    The founder of AOL and pioneer of the Net notes how the next big opportunity in the industry is in solving the online privacy issue for the masses.

  • Music teacher turns 'two-month hump' into millions Monday, 31 Mar 2014 | 1:34 PM ET
    Travis Perry playing guitar using his product the ChordBuddy

    Travis Perry appeared on "Shark Tank" hoping for funding for his guitar-training product, Chord Buddy. Now, he is raking in $2 million in annual sales.

  • Forbes' plan to reinvent America's workforce     Thursday, 27 Mar 2014 | 7:21 AM ET

    We are combining old technology with the new, says Steve Forbes, Forbes Media chairman & editor-In-chief, sharing his plan for fostering growth and innovation in creating manufacturing jobs.

  • How drunk are you?     Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 8:43 AM ET

    Your smartphone can tell you, says Charles Yim, Breathometer founder & CEO, explaining how his device allows people to check their BAC levels. This is more of a second reference point and not a replacement for good judgment, says Yim. And Kevin O'Leary, "Shark Tank" co-host explains how this device has changed behavior in his home and demonstrates how it works.

  • The lawsuit, pending in Los Angeles federal district court, was filed by NML Capital, a unit of billionaire hedge fund manager Paul Singer's Elliott Management Corp, as part of a long-running series of court battles over Argentina's $100 billion default.

  • She received $500,000 in the tank ... now what? Tuesday, 25 Mar 2014 | 5:59 PM ET
    Onesole displayed on the show "Shark Tank."

    Dominique McClain Barteet got $500,0000 for her business OneSole. What has she been up to since receiving one of the largest “Shark Tank” checks?

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