CNBC's Josh Lipton speaks to PayPal co-founder and serial entrepreneur Max Levchin, about his new lending service start-up Affirm, an alternative to banks for lending.» Read More
Making a six-figure salary without earning a college degree can be achieved.
Inc. Magazine and Inc.com released their annual Inc. 5000 list this week, ranking the fastest-growing private companies in the U.S. Topping the list is payment processor Unified Payments with a three-year growth rate of — yes, you are reading this correctly — 23,646 percent.
Ohio businessman Steve Cohen will speak at the Republican National Convention. "Things may never be the way they were," says Cohen, who runs a manufacturing company. "We’re going to have to discover new ways to make money."
Ask most VCs how they select winners and they'll say a key factor is people making the pitch. Take a closer look at common traits that distinguish leaders and winning ventures.
Residents in Ilion, N.Y., whose economy is linked to a celebrated gunmaker, are worrying about Remington’s future. A closer look at the NY gun plant and its 1,000 workers.
The Romney camp seems to have found its Joe the Plumber, but instead of unclogging toilets, "Chris the Baker" makes cookies.
Bad bosses take note! You won't last. That's one comforting conclusion from "The Value of Bosses," a new working paper from three business school professors who set out to quantify the effect supervisors actually have on their workers.
ZocDoc, a free service, allows people to search for doctors based on location, specialty, insurance and reviews, and book them online.
For entrepreneurs who make granola or baby skincare products, a crowdfunding service called CircleUp may be the secret to their next leg of growth.
Rebuilding operations after a attack is no easy task. Some suggestions for engineering a cyber gameplan that's right for your business.
If you're like most entrepreneurs, you've invested everything you have into your business. And that's a huge mistake.
Facebook wins approval from FTC to acquire Instagram. Reuben Miller, PaRR (Policy and Regulatory Report), discusses the news with CNBC's Kayla Tausche and Carl Quintanilla.
Early culture decisions are important and set the course of the company. Experts weigh in on crafting a culture that's right for your new venture.
During your journey to find your next career be open to the possibility that you might also find your soul mate, spouse, a great new friend or a great future client along your path.
Michael Fertik, Reputation.com founder & CEO, explains how you can protect your privacy online. "It's kind of like digital PR for everybody," he says.
The dream of running your own business sometimes blinds people to the world's ugly realities.
As Wall Street watches Facebook's stock continue to plummet, it's not just impacting investors, it's also casting a long shadow across venture-backed startups.
Ron Baron, Baron Capital chairman & CEO, offers his view on Facebook. "They can know more about everybody than anyone else can," he says. "We haven't decided whether or not we are going to invest in it. It is an attractive business in my opinion." Mario Gabelli, GAMCO Investors, also weighs in.
Boone Pickens, BP Capital founder, says the U.S. could build the economy on cheap energy yet politicians are afraid of talking about energy. "I've almost given up on Congress doing anything," he says.
We're not talking recycling. We're talking Eveready operational problems or issues that emerge and need to be addresses and solved quickly to benefit customers.
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