• Remember The CEO That Quit To Be A Dad? He’s Loving...
    WSJ - Sep 16
    Last month, Max Shireson gave up his job running a billion-dollar startup to spend more time with his family. And he couldn’t be happier. Schireson’s departure from Internet database company MongoDB Inc., which he... Read »
    18 hours ago
  • The 5 Most Fascinating Things Tim Cook Told Charlie...
    Entrepreneur - Sep 16
    Apple CEO Tim Cook is likely riding high on news today that pre-orders for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus -- despite a seemingly botched rollout process -- have thus far shattered all previous sales records. All told,... Read »
    19 hours ago
  • Why Richard Branson Never Goes Anywhere Without A...
    Business Insider - Sep 16
    Sir Richard Branson, the billionaire founder of Virgin Group, is known for his wild lifestyle. Branson may be 64, but you can still find him kite surfing in the Caribbean and developing a commercial space airline called... Read »
    19 hours ago
  • Mark Cuban: The Big Mistake You Don’t Know You’re...
    Inc - Sep 15
    Remember back when the big concern about online privacy was mainly about browser cookies? The digital profiles generated by social media accounts and text messaging will one day "put Minority Report to shame," says... Read »
    1 day ago
  • Uber CEO: We’ll Run Your Errands
    CNN - Sep 15
    The future of Uber is about pharmacies and rickshaws. Read »
    1 day ago
  • Microsoft’s Minecraft Deal Shows Its New CEO Is...
    Quartz - Sep 15
    It’s official: Microsoft is buying Mojang, the studio behind the massive cloud gaming hit Minecraft, for $2.5 billion. Microsoft expects the deal to close later this year and to break even in fiscal 2015. Read »
    1 day ago
  • Top CEOs Name Their Favorite Books
    Business Insider - Sep 12
    The most powerful people in business spend much of their limited free time on a quiet, contemplative pursuit — reading books. For example, the third-richest person in the world, Warren Buffett, says he spends 80% of his... Read »
    4 days ago
  • Oculus CEO Donates $31M To University Of Maryland
    Business Insider - Sep 12
    Oculus CEO Brendan Iribe announced Thursday that he will donate $31 million to the University of Maryland, where he attended school from 1996 to 1997. The donation, the largest in the history of the university, will help... Read »
    4 days ago
  • How Tinder Transformed Dating, According To Its CEO
    TechCrunch - Sep 12
    Do you really know yourself if you’ve never had your heart broken? Tinder is often labeled a hookup app, but its CEO Sean Rad believes that going on lots of dates can teach you what you need in a soulmate. You can hear his... Read »
    4 days ago
  • The 12 Essential Books On Jeff Bezos’ Reading List
    Business Insider - Sep 11
    Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, despite contributing to the destruction of the physical bookstore, is a man intensely interested in and passionate about books and reading. In the appendix of Brad Stone's new book about Amazon, "The... Read »
    5 days ago
  • 7 Influential Bay Area Business Leaders
    Inc - Sep 11
    Peppered throughout the list of athletes, politicians, tech mavens on Time's list of the 100 Most Influential People are a number of Bay Area business leaders. I decided to write up a few companies in the Bay area that... Read »
    5 days ago
  • The 25 Most Absurd Photos Of Richard Branson
    Business Insider - Sep 11
    Sir Richard Branson is the quintessential self-made, idealistic, and off-the-wall entrepreneur. He's never stopped doing things differently over his 40-plus-year career, from dropping out of high school to run a magazine to... Read »
    5 days ago
  • 11 Inspirational Quotes From Some Of The World’s...
    Business Insider - Sep 10
    The greatest CEOs create a daring vision that keeps their company ahead of the competition while inspiring a team of employees to take risks and follow them down an uncertain path. Marketing agency Stratus Interactive, a... Read »
    6 days ago
  • Snapchat Founders Settle Lawsuit With Ousted...
    Mashable - Sep 10
    While the world was busy watching Apple's major event Tuesday, Snapchat quietly announced the company's founders had settled a longstanding lawsuit with a former classmate over the origins of the app. Chief Executive Evan... Read »
    6 days ago
  • Satya Nadella Is Close To Acquiring Minecraft Maker...
    Business Insider - Sep 10
    Microsoft is close to acquiring Mojang AB, best-known for developing the “Minecraft” video game, in a massive deal worth an estimated $2 billion, according to The Wall Street Journal. The report said the deal could... Read »
    6 days ago