Business Strategy


  • Chilango issues Burrito bonds     Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 11:35 AM ET

    Eric Partaker, co-founder of Chilango, discusses the company's crowdfunding campaign through the issuance of "Burrito bonds".

  • China wants to fill US void in Middle East: Zhao Thursday, 26 Jun 2014 | 10:03 AM ET
    Chinese President Xi Jinping.

    China is focusing on the Middle East, looking to fill the void left by the US, says Minghao Zhao of Chinese foreign-policy think tank Charhar.

  • Asia is starting to think differently: Yoshikami Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 6:12 PM ET

    Look out, Silicon Valley. Asian business leaders are starting to think differently, says Michael Yoshikami.

  • Robert Herjavec's best deal: Tipsy Elves     Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 2:30 PM ET

    Robert Herjavec made a $100,000 investment in return for a 10 percent of the holiday sweater company. Prior to the show, Tipsy Elves had about $750,000 in sales. Now they are projecting over $6,000,000 in sales for upcoming 2014 season alone and Herjavec says the company's possibilities for growth are endless.

  • A crisis of GM proportions is coming: Andrew Tisch Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 1:07 PM ET
    Andrew Tisch speaks on stage during the 2014 City Parks Foundation Gala in Central Park, June 3, 2014 in New York City.

    A crisis of GM proportions awaits the US if we don't fix some big problems like tax reform and Social Security, says Loews co-chair Andrew Tisch.

  • Barnes & Noble splitting     Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 10:49 AM ET

    CNBC's David Faber speaks to Michael Huseby, Barnes & Noble CEO, about the company's decision to split its retail and Nook Media businesses into two separate public companies looking to boost shareholder value.

  • Google to make 'host of announcements': Pro     Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 5:50 AM ET

    Victor Anthony, managing director at Topeka Capital Markets, says Google is likely to make "a host of announcements" on Wednesday in a bid to expand its Android eco-system.

  • MBA & Company is 'eBay for consultants': CEO     Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 4:40 AM ET

    MBA & Company is an online marketplace that matches consultants to projects and ensures businesses find the right skills and talent says Daniel Callaghan, founder and CEO of MBA & Company.

  • CNBC's Top State for Business: Runner-up     Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 2:45 PM ET

    The state of Texas tops out at number 2 on CNBC's top state for business list. CNBC's Scott Cohn says Texas Gov. Rick Perry has practically invented the personal war between the states for jobs.

  • CNBC's Top State for Business: Utah is No. 3     Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 1:53 PM ET

    The state of Utah tops out at number 3 on CNBC's top state for business list. CNBC's Scott Cohn says the Beehive State's best category is access to capital, but education remains a weak spot.

  • Splunk CEO on Apple culture shift     Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 11:28 AM ET

    Godfrey Sullivan, former Apple marketing VP and Splunk chairman and CEO, discusses the unique culture at Apple, and also explains what is driving the big data category.

  • Alstom will use cash to be more 'robust': CEO     Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 11:16 AM ET

    Patrick Kron, CEO of Alstom, says that the cash from GE will be reinvested in the three joint ventures created by the deal, and that some will be returned to shareholders.

  • The state of Nebraska tops out at number 4 on CNBC's top state for business list. The Cornhusker State has one of the lowest unemployment rates in the country at 3.6%. CNBC's Scott Cohn also gives clues to the number one state.

  • Yo a 'new way' to get notifications: CEO     Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 5:30 AM ET

    Or Arbel, co-founder and CEO of Yo, discusse the future for the app and reassures that the hacking issue has been solved.

  • How Actifio leverages the cloud     Monday, 23 Jun 2014 | 11:50 AM ET

    Ash Ashutosh, Actifio CEO, discusses the company's cloud business solution that allows enterprises to restore critical business functionality faster and access information instantly from anywhere.

  • Marijuana technology evolving     Monday, 23 Jun 2014 | 11:14 AM ET

    After revolutionizing the gaming industry, Zynga co-founder Tom Bollich, is now focusing on disruptive technology in the marijuana trade.

  • Scott Adams, also a tech entrepreneur, tells CNBC he's pretty sure that email has "destroyed" his soul.

  • Institutionalizing the 'pivot'     Friday, 20 Jun 2014 | 8:39 AM ET

    Scott Adams, "Dilbert" creator, discusses the new entrepreneurial buzzword around Silicon Valley - "pivot." It's a strategy where a start-up quickly switches from one product or business model to another.

  • Snupps 'simplifies organizing': Co-founders     Friday, 20 Jun 2014 | 4:45 AM ET

    Mac Anabtawi and Sari Anabtawi, co-founders of Snupps, explain how their app is a social tool allowing users to curate and share their belongings.

  • Jelly to re-invent online search: Biz Stone     Friday, 20 Jun 2014 | 3:30 AM ET

    Biz Stone, co-founder and CEO of Jelly, comments on his new venture Jelly and says it aims to "re-imagine" web search to get "more human results".