SAN FRANCISCO, July 10- Most venture capital firms give cash to entrepreneurs. Now Upside Partnership plans to give them a stake in its new fund, too. The $30 million fund, announced on Thursday, is the brainchild of Kent Goldman, a former managing partner at First Round Capital.» Read More
From elves to vampires and reindeer wranglers, here's a look at some of the season's odder jobs. Wait, you want me to do what?!
Martha Stewart, founder of Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia, joins CNBC's Sue Herera to discuss the first "American Made Awards" at Grand Central in New York City that aims to recognize and encourage the next generation of American-made entrepreneurs and business leaders. Bob Pittman, CC Media Holdings CEO, offers insight.
Model Launcher is a new website that features amateur photos of aspiring models. The public then votes on their favorites.
A career in finance was long regarded as a golden ticket to the future, bringing enviable wealth and status. But news of exhausted traders, immoral bankers and huge job cuts at investment firms has graduates wondering if a career in banking is really something to aspire to.
NewsCorp.'s annual shareholder meeting delivered another win for the Murdoch family, despite growing investor opposition to the family's control over the company.
The teeth are pretty sharp on Wall Street but Father Sebastiaan van Houten, professional fang maker, makes them even sharper. Hsssssss!
LinkedIn has unvieled a new look for profile pages, which the company hopes will make it easier for people to connect on the site, and therefore spend more time and return more frequently.
So how do you go beyond traditional recruitment paths — job boards, referrals — to access the best in class? Consider the rosters of Silicon Valley's most talented "failed" entrepreneurs.
A growing list of investors is opposing Rupert Murdoch and his family’s control over News Corp. ahead of the company’s annual meeting in Los Angeles on Tuesday.
Erin Lash, Morningstar, and Stephen Anderson, Miller Tabak, discuss the direction of food prices.
With financial advisers moving from one firm to another more frequently than in the past, chances are you'll have an opportunity to review your needs.
Netflix is launching its streaming-only service in Sweden, as it pushes international growth and looks to move past the debacle when it split its DVD and streaming services in the U.S. last year.
Technology and pop culture go hand in hand these days, so it's high time to feature Silicon Valley in a reality TV show, said Randi Zuckerberg, founder and CEO of Zuckerberg Media, on CNBC's Squawk on the Street Monday.
Microsoft wants to turn XBox into an entertainment brand — one powerful enough to sway consumers picking a phone or video game console. To do that, it's launching its biggest bet on music yet — XBox Music.
NPD Group's September videogame retail numbers tell a very clear story: Gamers are waiting for new consoles, and free mobile games are raising the bar for retail sales.
Will restaurants such as LeCirque take a cue from the airline and travel industries and charge more to eat during prime hours?
What stresses you out most on the road? CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports.
Mobile gaming is exploding, according to a new report from The NPD Group, and that could pose a threat to traditional gaming companies.
The way to foster long-term relationships is to admit that we cannot know what the markets will do, says Mark Hebner, president of Index Fund Advisors.
Despite the explosion of digitally downloaded music, avid collectors are keeping the market for CDs and music stores alive.
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