Business Strategy


  • Lyft's strategy for 2015   Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 11:32 AM ET
    Lyft's strategy for 2015

    Discussing who uses Lyft's driving services and the opportunities in the ride sharing market, with John Zimmer, Lyft co-founder and president.

  • DuPont's potential proxy fight   Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 9:01 AM ET
    DuPont's potential proxy fight

    Activist investor Nelson Peltz is calling for DuPont to break itself up into two companies. CNBC's David Faber and Jim Cramer discuss the proxy fight brewing.

  • Twitter's paradox   Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 8:43 AM ET
    Twitter's paradox

    Peter Thiel, PayPal co-founder and "Zero to One" author, shares his thoughts on Twitter's management and why it's unlikely the corporate culture is apt to change.

  • Twitter 'horribly mismanaged': Thiel   Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 8:26 AM ET
    Twitter 'horribly mismanaged': Thiel

    Peter Thiel, PayPal co-founder, provides his play on social media company Twitter.

  • Why monopolies are good: Thiel   Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 7:31 AM ET
    Why monopolies are good: Thiel

    Peter Thiel, PayPal co-founder and "Zero to One" author, provides insight on the best start-up strategies.

  • Analyzing global beer market   Monday, 15 Sep 2014 | 1:20 PM ET
    Analyzing global beer market

    Discussing news AB InBev is not in talks about financing for a purchase of SABMiller, as well as news Heineken rejected a takeover proposal from SABMiller, with Mark Swartzberg, Stifel Securities analyst, and Michael Bellas, Beverage Marketing Corp. CEO.

  • 13-Year old fashion prodigy   Monday, 15 Sep 2014 | 11:51 AM ET
    13-Year old fashion prodigy

    Isabella Rose Taylor is 13-years old and has already debuted her first New York Fashion Week runway show, and currently has designs at Nordstrom. Fashion designer Taylor explains how she plans to take advantage of social media.

  • Strong M&A activity to continue: CEO   Monday, 15 Sep 2014 | 5:30 AM ET
    Strong M&A activity to continue: CEO

    Jeffrey Solomon, CEO of Cowen & Co., says that interest rates would have to move "significantly" for the M&A flow to tail off and touches upon tax inversion deals.

  • Consumer free speech   Friday, 12 Sep 2014 | 2:17 PM ET
    Consumer free speech

    California passed a law that forbids businesses from punishing negative online reviewers. Domenic Romano, Romano Law managing attorney, and Jim Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute, debate whether this is fair.

  • Whoa, this PR firm just crossed the line Thursday, 11 Sep 2014 | 4:26 PM ET
    money keyboard

    Think you've seen it all? Check out this PR pitch, attempting to bribe a journalist to mention clients.

  • Marcelo Claure: Making Sprint a greater company   Thursday, 11 Sep 2014 | 9:16 AM ET
    Marcelo Claure: Making Sprint a greater company

    Sprint CEO Marcelo Claure, and CNBC's David Faber, discuss Sprint's road back to profitability and how he plans to succeed. Claure says Sprint has a great spectrum position and is attracting better customers.

  • Sprint CEO: Simplifying consumer experience   Thursday, 11 Sep 2014 | 9:13 AM ET
    Sprint CEO: Simplifying consumer experience

    CNBC's David Faber speaks to Marcelo Claure Sprint CEO, about the chances of turning around Sprint and simplification of its contracts and rate plans.

  • Is Lululemon out of the woods yet?   Thursday, 11 Sep 2014 | 5:40 AM ET
    Is Lululemon out of the woods yet?

    Paul Lejuez, retail analyst at Wells Fargo, comments on Lululemon's better-than-expected quarterly results and on the strategy going forward. Disclosure: The analyst, his family, or firm do not own Lululemon shares, but his investment banking clients do.

  • ISIS name quandary   Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 3:36 PM ET
    ISIS name quandary

    CNBC's Jane Wells takes a look at the dilemma people and businesses are facing who have the same name as the Islamic militant group.

  • Who is James Corden?   Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 3:22 PM ET
    Who is James Corden?

    With David Letterman stepping down and Stephen Colbert taking his place, Leslie Moonves, CBS Corp. president & CEO, explains to CNBC's David Faber why James Corden is taking over The Late Late Show.

  • NFL basically invincible: Moonves   Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 3:17 PM ET
    NFL basically invincible: Moonves

    CNBC's David Faber speaks to Leslie Moonves, CBS Corp. president & CEO, about the Ray Rice incident and CBS' deal for Thursday Night Football with the NFL.

  • Les Moonves: Ratings not counted properly   Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 3:15 PM ET
    Les Moonves: Ratings not counted properly

    CNBC's David Faber, and Leslie Moonves, CBS Corp. president & CEO, discuss if the networks ratings decline is a trend or if they are not being measured correctly.

  • The Apple watch doesn't matter—Here's what does Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 2:54 PM ET
    Tim Cook announced Apple Pay during a company special event at the Flint Center for the Performing Arts on Sept. 9, 2014 in Cupertino, California.

    Sorry, Apple fans. The watch was cool but that wasn't the big deal of Apple's announcement. Here's what it was, says Michael Yoshikami—and it's a game-changer.

  • Vanity Fair's new establishment   Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 1:54 PM ET
    Vanity Fair's new establishment

    Vanity Fair's Betsy Kenny Lack provides insight to some of the greatest comeback stories in business.

  • Apple's strategy is 'very impressive': Pro   Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 5:40 AM ET
    Apple's strategy is 'very impressive': Pro

    Anil Doradla, CIO and portfolio manager at William Blair, says that what Apple is doing is "very impressive" and that Apple is expanding its "innovation gap" over its main competitors.