Billionaire hedge fund manager J. Tomilson Hill has a keen eye for great art that's also made for some incredible investments. Hill shared some of his personal rules for buying art with CNBC.
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It's not that being a retailer is a bad thing. But investors want drugstores to reinvent their businesses as Amazon's threat looms.
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The Vikings new “Huddle” may just be the solution for both the NFL and America. Vikings COO Kevin Warren tells us more at our Net/Net Minneapolis event on September 12th.
More than half of the Fortune 500 companies from nearly 2 decades ago cease to exist today. Here’s what Fred Haberman has to say about innovation that keeps companies afloat at the latest Net/Net event in Minneapolis on September 12.
At our Net/Net dinner in Minneapolis, Vikings COO Kevin Warren and former NFL linebacker Pete Najarian sit with Tyler Mathisen and dive into the reaction to the Nike ad.
GE CEO John Flannery talks about turning around GE, why he never stops asking why and the reason he won’t run GE from the center
What’s the key to innovating? It’s simple, GE CEO says
Gary Kelly shares the number one skill he needed to learn after moving from CFO to CEO
Why Tilman Fertitta won’t take his company public again
Southwest Airlines CEO and CFO share their secrets on innovation, leadership and how they fuel that famous Southwest company culture
The full interview with Steve Ballmer.
VC Jim Breyer discusses the transformative promise of artificial intelligence with CNBC's Kelly Evans. Also, his take on Facebook, Amazon and the Valley.
Dia Simms, president of Sean Combs' sprawling business empire, says to this day there are times Combs is the only one in the room who doesn't expect her to fetch coffee. She is on a mission to change conditions for all women in the workplace.
Tyson Foods uses blockchain and drone technology, but not because these are ideas are trendy. Tyson's chief technology officer Scott Spradley explains how companies can avoid the buzz but still focus on the best use cases in the emerging enterprise.
Verizon is betting that customers will pay up for Samsung's new 5G smartphone.
Rent the Runway CEO Jennifer Hyman is out on maternity leave, and 23andMe CEO Anne Wojcicki's due date is nearing. These female leaders of 2019 CNBC Disruptor 50 start-ups are offering broad family-leave benefits to employees.
On Tuesday Upwork released its quarterly skills index, which reveals the hottest skills in the U.S. job market. CEO Stephane Kasriel says it's key that online learning platforms evolve to meet the demand in areas ranging from podcasting to robotics.
With the explosion of the gig economy, opportunities to earn extra cash are endless. Today over 50% of millennials have a side hustle — some to cover essential expenses, and others, like Goldman Sachs exec Madelaine O'Connell, to fulfill a passion.
Bed Bath & Beyond says current board member Mary Winston will serve as interim CEO until a replacement is found.
Smartphones and laptops act as digital leashes, making it hard to strike a work/life balance. And even though more companies are offering paid time off and flexible work, experts say taking advantage of these options can risk a promotion or layoff.
This robot can pick tomatoes without bruising them and detect ripeness better than humans
Bezos' space company Blue Origin debuted a moon lander called "Blue Moon." Musk tweeted a different name for the spacecraft.
CNBC's Jon Fortt speaks with Ina Fried from Axios on Uber's IPO.
Bed Bath & Beyond's board of directors is now majority female, more diverse and younger. But its activist investors are worried they lack the relevant skills and retail experience they need to turn around the struggling retailer.
On the eve of Uber's long-anticipated IPO, rideshare drivers will go on strike to protest falling wages and labor practices on which the company and its rivals are built.
Berkshire Hathaway Chairman and CEO Warren Buffett thinks CEOs of failing banks should lose literally everything they're worth.
Full-time gig workers won't be recognized as full-fledged employees — at Uber, Lyft and elsewhere — anytime soon. The DOL says they aren't entitled to health insurance and other benefits that would force companies to follow federal minimum-wage laws.
Today, Ericsson is putting the infrastructure in place that is needed to make 5G a reality, and tower climbers like Jordan Robinson are in high demand to lay the groundwork.
Campus food delivery is getting a surprising pick-me-up, thanks to autonomous robots offering food-and-beverage delivery right to the dorm room. The first college to do this is George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia.
The business wants to cut its carbon footprint through purchase of renewable energy certificates.
Marriott and major Wall Street banks have been vocal defenders of LGBT rights, but sponsorship of an event honoring Brazil's new controversial president Jair Bolsonaro calls into question their previous actions and statements.
Amazon revealed a plan to offer Prime members one-day shipping, but the biggest logistics innovation from Jeff Bezos may depend on Scout, a robot.
Lululemon is an athletic apparel brand that's been around for more than two decades, but its CEO says the best is yet to come.
IPOs, especially successful ones like Pinterest, can make instant millionaires out of early employees, but they can also be the demarcation point for a new kind of workplace. There is a culture shift with a focus on shareholder concerns.
Bernardo Hees leaves at a critical time for Kraft Heinz, which is struggling to boost sales in the slow-growing food industry.
The Avengers provide notable traits to be efficient leaders. These traits include confidence, determination, and so much more. Here are the top leadership characteristics that you can learn from this beloved group of superheroes.
The "Fast Money" traders share their first moves for the market open.
The open-office floor plan, now the standard for companies across the U.S., is supposed to encourage creative collaboration. So why are more workers putting on headphones to escape?
In a surprise move Spiesshofer, CEO since 2013, agreed with the board to step down and a search has begun for a successor, ABB said.
One of the first randomized clinical studies of a corporate wellness program tracking 30,000 workers reveals companies may need to temper expectations on better health outcomes and lower health-care spending. There's still more promise than payoff.
The emergence of sensor and other technologies that let businesses track, listen to and even watch employees while on company time is raising concern about corporate levels of surveillance.
Ren Zhengfei says the benefits from Trump's tax cuts could be offset by tactics that discourage foreign investment into the U.S.
With Amazon and Walmart facing regulatory hurdles in India, Reliance's Mukesh Ambani is gearing up to launch an e-commerce platform.
The CEO of Huawei's consumer business, said Huawei's own operating system could be ready for use in China by fall this year.
Amazon is working on a voice-activated wearable capable of reading human emotions, Bloomberg News reported Thursday.
Research analyst Adam Jonas, a long-time Tesla bull, said it's extremely unlikely that big tech firms like Apple or Amazon would buy it.
Facebook has stopped paying commission to staff for selling political advertisements on its platform, The Wall Street Journal reported.
No organization can reap the benefits of new technology without putting people at the center of its strategy.
Despite dramatic changes in technology, labor productivity growth has been flat for years. What will it take to move the needle?
To assess how well a CIO is performing, look at their relationship with the CHRO
When most of your workforce doesn't have a desk, mobile technology is the right solution to get the job done.
An employee's work technology will soon become as simple and intuitive as their personal technology.
Makan Delrahim still has not made up his mind and appears to remain open to the potential $26.5 billion merger of T-Mobile and Sprint.
CNEX, backed by Microsoft and Dell, filed new allegations in a Texas suit accusing China's Huawei and an executive of trade secrets theft.
Talk about 5G is everywhere right now, from the trade war with China to the ban on Huawei. Here's what 5G is and why it matters.
You can do more with Instagram than post pictures and see photos other people publish. Here are some tips to help you use Instagram like a pro.
Amazon shareholders demanded the company to take action on a number of different issues during its annual shareholder meeting on Wednesday.
Moody's said it's downgrading the outlook for Equifax from stable to negative, citing ongoing fallout from the company's 2018 data breach.
Ireland's privacy watchdog, which leads supervision of Google in the EU, launched an inquiry into the firm's online advertising practices.
Some analysts were concerned that it's taking longer for Pure Storage to sell as the company aims to win larger deals.
Palmer Luckey, founder of Oculus and a former Facebook employee, admits he was fired from the social networking giant a few years ago, saying it was for "no reason at all."
"You can't go to Starbucks Monday, Tuesday and then take four days off," venture capitalist Bill Gurley says.
Sidewalk Labs has faced public scrutiny over its plans to build a smart city on Toronto's waterfront, adding obstacles for the project.
Apple has agreed to inform consumers about battery health and the performance impact of its software updates, which it was already doing.
If your Apple MacBook, MacBook Air or MacBook Pro isn't working right, Apple is fixing most of the models sold within the last four years for free.
Chinese consumers are voicing their support for Huawei as the U.S. government looks to ramp up pressure on the smartphone maker.
An engaged workforce is highly correlated to productivity.
A federal judge grants an injunction ordering Qualcomm to renegotiate its licensing agreements.
David Levon Swanson, 35, was charged with threats of terrorism, a second-degree felony, and released on $100,000 bail, according to police records.
Online investment management platform Wealthsimple said Wednesday that it raised 100 million Canadian dollars in a fresh round of funding.
U.K. cell phone network operators EE and Vodafone are temporarily putting the launch of 5G smartphones from Huawei on hold.
Qualcomm suppressed competition in the market for cellphone chips and used its position to impose excessive licensing fees, a U.S. judged ruled.
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