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"Globalization offers a ton of promise to companies that can explore it because of the Internet," said Ted Leonsis, Revolution Growth Fund partner, discussing the outlook on Groupon and e-commerce growth.
Warby Parker continues its quest to transform the $22 billion U.S. optical industry, reports CNBC's Carl Quintanilla.
Raul Moreno, IBillionaire co-founder, explains how his app can help people invest like Warren Buffett or Carl Icahn.
Brendan Kennedy of Privateer Holdings discusses why he believes the legalization of marijuana presents a big investment opportunity and how he plans to profit by getting in on the ground level.
Jeremy Levine, Bessemer Venture Partners, discusses how to spot the next smart e-commerce investment, and provides tips for playing the start-up field.
Bill Dunkelberg, National Federation of Independent Business chief economist, reveals the results of the NFIB survey on small business, which shows the optimism index dropped 1.3 points in March to 89.5.
Rajesh Sawhney, Global Superangels Forum founder, and Sachin Gupta, Hacker Earth founder, discuss growth and innovation in India's fast-growing digital economy.
Grace-Marie Turner, Galen Institute president reveals the results of a new survey from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce that indicates health care reform is the top economic concern for small businesses. Rana Foroohar, Time Magazine; Jim Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute; and Matt Swift, Legacy Management Group CEO, weigh in.
What will it take to get companies to begin hiring again? Paul Mangiamele, president & CEO of Bennigan's; and Barry Sloane, Newtek Business Services president & CEO, weigh in.
James Round, vice president of the LBBW Landesbank Baden, believes Draghi will focus on getting funds to small and medium enterprises by easing up on collateral requirements, or through launching a purchasing scheme.
Jeff Berwick, Bitcoin ATM co-founder, explains how his company uses digital currency that allows consumers to use peer-to-peer connections for monetary transactions, with CNBC's Rick Santelli.
David Kern, chief economist at the British Chamber of Commerce, says the U.K still needs more policies to regulate the economy and boost small business lending and advocates the creation of a business bank.
Gervais Williams, MD at Miton Group, argues that often the best performers are smaller companies because they're so cheap and many can grow irrespective of the wider economic situation.
Andy Dunn, Bonobos co-founder & CEO, explains how his "bagless" shopping experience could become a model for the way customers shop in the future.
CNBC's Jon Fortt reports how a young 17-year old entrepreneur was able to convince Yahoo to buy his startup company for reportedly just under $30 million. Summly has an app that summarizes news feeds for users.
Shafqat Islam, Co-Founder, CEO of NewsCred, explains how his startup business has been able to convince major brand companies they need to pay for the news.
Christopher Pissarides, professor of economics at the London School of Economics and Political Science, says the Cyprus deal is terrible for the island as it will destroy SMEs and the financial services sector which accounts for 40% of GDP.
Wendell Pierce, Sterling Farms co-owner; and Troy Henry, Henry Consulting, discuss how their full-service grocery service found fertile ground in an emerging market in New Orleans.
Roger Parloff, Fortune senior editor, says businesses are sprouting in states like Colorado and Washington, where selling cannabis is now legal.
Nicolas Beraudo, App Annie, reveals where to find the hottest next generation apps.