Alibaba's founder and billionaire Jack Ma has stirred up controversy after saying that young people should see major tech companies' overtime work cultures as a "huge blessing."
Tony Fernandes says this is his greatest skill as a leader.
Malaysia's multi-pronged real estate business Sunway Group has three public listings to its name. But what you'll never find listed on any stock exchange is its education arm, says founder Jeffrey Cheah.
What makes the perfect start-up founder? One woman who knows better than most is famed venture capitalist Jenny Lee.
When Alex Honnold of "Free Solo" scaled 3,000-feet of Yosemite National Park's El Capitan without so much as a rope, people were left wondering whether he was actually capable of feeling fear.
Roger Lee is the third generation to run his family-owned business, TAL Group — one of the world's largest fashion manufacturers.
Having a famous father came with its pressures, but it also instilled an important lesson in champion golfer Davis Love III.
Your first job may not always feel like the most inspiring. But according to billionaire businessman Jack Ma, it's crucial.
American illusionist David Blaine has spent more than two decades amassing a notable fortune with his extreme endurance feats. But when it comes to managing his career, he follows one very down-to-earth rule.
Spanish golf pro Sergio Garcia has over 30 international tournament wins to his name, but that's not how he measures success.
Despite earning pole position in more than 30 international tournaments, 39-year-old Sergio Garcia insists that winning is not his main measure of success.
Colin O'Brady has just become the first person ever to ski across Antarctica solo, unsupported and unaided. CNBC Make It takes a look at some of the motivational tips he used along the way.
Iddris Sandu already has Google, Instagram, Snapchat and Uber on his resume. This architect plans to bridge the gap of technology and culture to minorities and youth around the world.
Steven Lam describes his journey co-founding GoGoVan.
"It's my habit. I cannot stay at home," says Chang Yun Chung, founder of Pacific International Lines.
She won three medals, graduated Magna Cum Laude and worked for IBM.
Mirai Nagasu wore Hou's earrings when she became the first U.S. Olympian to land a triple axel.
The opportunity to represent your country at the Olympic Games is something only a determined few get to do.
"It was a defining moment in my life," says eight-time medalist Apolo Ohno.