The Virgin Group founder's favorite quote, from John Lennon, could explain his incredible success.
How Warren Buffett, Mark Cuban and other highly successful people start their days.
The self-made billionaire could retire at the drop of a dime, but it's the last thing on his mind.
Ever wondered who delivers the groceries to the International Space Station? CNBC drills down into Kensho's soaring space index.
A $220 million, taxpayer-funded spaceport in New Mexico hopes to be home to big-time commercial space launches. Right now, it's pretty quiet.
Most people would say Richard Branson has "made it" — except the mogul himself.
Kensho is teaming up with CNBC to create a new way of investing in 16 "new economy" indices — from space and drones to wearables and VR.
Self-made billionaire Richard Branson has a surprisingly simple productivity trick.
When it comes to defining success, the business magnate says wealth has nothing to do with it.
Virgin Galactic has been granted a license by U.S. authorities to restart testing of its rocket plane following a fatal crash in 2014.
Virgin Atlantic signed a deal to buy 12 Airbus A350-1000 aircraft as part of a $4.4 billion order which will help the British-based airline modernize its fleet.
Craig Kreeger, Virgin Atlantic CEO, discusses the company's new deal with Airbus and shares his thoughts on how Brexit will likely impact travel.
Richard Branson launched a campaign to promote his new app with a treasure hunt across the U.K., ending with a free trip to Necker Island.
CNBC's Wilfred Frost reports from London on the British business community's sentiment surrounding the upcoming Brexit referendum.
Jayne-Anne Gadhia, CEO of Virgin Money, explains why she believes the U.K. should vote to remain a member of the EU in this week's referendum.
Jeff Bezos spoke Tuesday about his plans and dreams for space, and what it is holding back the industry from the final frontier.
The airline's founder says there was nothing he could do to stop the $4 billion sale to Alaksa Air.
In a blog post, Sir Richard Branson described his disappointment in Virgin America's sale to Alaska Air.
Sir Richard Branson, Founder of the Virgin Group, and David Cush, President & CEO, Virgin America, talk about the state of the airline industry including Virgin's business in Dallas and how fuel prices have affected bottom lines.
Sir Richard Branson, Founder of the Virgin Group, and David Cush, President & CEO, Virgin America, talk about the state of the airline industry as they launch a new route connecting Silicon Valley to Denver's "Silicon Mountain."
Small business sentiment soared to a 12-year high in December, as business owners looked forward to much better business conditions.
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An index of small business employment growth inched up as Main Street America added jobs at a steady pace this month.