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According to Fortune Magazine, Apple is the most admired company in the world, reports CNBC's Melissa Lee.
Thomas Watjen, President & CEO of Unum, discusses the "high level" issues facing many consumers living paycheck to paycheck, and the difficulty getting adequate insurance coverage.
Kuzuo Hirai, CEO of Sony talks to CNBC about his strategy for the company since becoming chief executive last April.
Ken Williams, Chicago White Sox executive vice president, discusses the business of Major League Baseball and building a championship team.
CNBC's Jon Fortt provides a preview of Dell's earnings, due out after the bell. And David Katz, Matrix Asset Advisors, provides additional insight on what to expect when the tech giant goes private.
Kevin Landis, Firsthand Technology Funds CEO, discusses his outlook on Google's stock price and whether the tech giant will become the new Apple.
Charles Vogt, Genband CEO, discusses his company's alliance with Samsung Mobile and its plans to "disrupt" the business landscape.
Jesper Koll, MD & Head of Japanese Equity Research, JPMorgan Securities discuss Japan's latest GDP numbers. He believes business investment will be an engine for growth in the coming year.
Is the franchise model running out of steam? Steve Joyce, Choice Hotels International president and CEO, explains how he is growing his brand and positioning his company in urban and luxury areas. "The upscale space" is the fastest growing space," he added.
Alan Lafley, Procter & Gamble former chairman & CEO, reveals the lessons he learned from the corner office in his new book, "Playing to Win."
Tony Schwartz, The Energy Project CEO, explains how getting more sleep and taking more vacations can actually improve your productivity.
Did JC Penney's CEO make a convincing argument for his turnaround plan? Stacey Widlitz, S.W. Retail Advisors, and James Fallon, Women's Wear Daily, weigh in.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan has the details on Ron Johnson's first year at the helm of JC Penney.
Entrepreneur Evan Frank sees his startup Onefinestay as the perfect solution for hotel guests missing the comforts of home. It offers the "unhotel" - a private residence that also comes with 5-star service.
Phil Ehart, Kansas drummer & band manager, provides an inside look at the current state of the music business, as the band celebrates its 40th anniversary.
The world's biggest makers of funeral caskets are widening their business models to keep up with fatter waistlines, reports CNBC's Tyler Mathisen.
Arvind Bhatia, Sterne Agee & Leach analyst; and Evan Wilson, Pacific Crest Securities analyst, debate whether Facebook's strategy to push mobile ads will pay off long term.
Steve Howe, Ernst & Young, discusses how companies can overcome capital challenges by engaging their inner entrepreneur.
How big companies can be more innovative, with Steve Blank, Stanford Entrepreneurship Center.
Nigel Travis, Dunkin' Brands CEO and president, discusses his company's plans to open between 330 and 360 new U.S. stores in 2013.