• Richard Branson: Strong Leaders Are Good Listeners
    Entrepreneur - Jul 17
    When thinking about the most important qualities of great leaders, one might think of being able to inspire others, the ability to delegate, having problem-solving skills, you name it. But when asked by an Entrepreneur... Read »
    3 months ago
  • Richard Branson’s 5 Fashion Startup Secrets
    Entrepreneur - Jul 8
    It may well be that you and your friends are not great students, but you can make up for that with your can-do attitude and drive to succeed. I wasn’t the best student either, and left school at 16 to start my career.... Read »
    3 months ago
  • Richard Branson On What Keeps Him Going
    Entrepreneur - Jun 30
    When you’re planning out your first entrepreneurial venture, you may not be able to perfectly define your mission or vision. You can clarify matters quickly by designing your offering according to your values -- if you... Read »
    3 months ago
  • Richard Branson Bets Big On Indiegogo In...
    Venture Beat - May 20
    Some very big names apparently believe Indiegogo has at least a fighting chance against larger crowdfunding rival Kickstarter. San Francisco-based Indiegogo announced eight new investors today, and the list reads like a... Read »
    5 months ago
  • Richard Branson On Starting Up Despite The Red Tape
    Entrepreneur - May 19
    Richard Branson discusses the barriers every entrepreneur faces when starting up. While there is not always a lot you can do about red tape except to find creative ways to fight your way through and around the thicket, you... Read »
    5 months ago
  • Richard Branson Invests In Atlanta Bitcoin Startup
    Atlanta Business Chronicle - May 15
    Richard Branson is hot on Atlanta bitcoin startup BitPay. Branson, founder of the Virgin Group, is part of a group of investors who recently plowed $30 million in BitPay. The startup, which plans to add about 70 jobs,... Read »
    5 months ago
  • Richard Branson: Have Entrepreneurs Lost The Will To...
    Venture Beat - May 13
    Along with a few moments of comedy (such as Guy Kawasaki describing the Maker Faire as “Burning Man for geeks”) the conversation was overall a combination of genuine belief in and support of things like local... Read »
    5 months ago
  • Richard Branson Reveals Virgin Galactic Space...
    Mirror - May 12
    Sir Richard Branson has admitted he has “problems” with his plans to blast into space - but insisted he is “very close” to launching his Virgin Galactic programme. The 63-year-old businessman was speaking to students... Read »
    5 months ago
  • Branson’s New Idea For A Plane…
    Business Insider - May 7
    Sir Richard Branson said he believes in the future he could get a plane from New York to Tokyo in "less than an hour." Read »
    5 months ago
  • Richard Branson Boycotts Beverly Hills Hotel
    The Hollywood Reporter - May 5
    The burgeoning boycott of the Beverly Hills Hotel has added a number of high-profile organizations and industry names as awareness builds that the owner of the luxury hotel is the Sultan of Brunei. Virgin Group mogul Richard... Read »
    5 months ago
  • Richard Branson On Developing A Vision For Your...
    Entrepreneur - Apr 28
    When Virgin started expanding from the music business into other industries, the experts and our competitors advised us strongly against such moves, arguing that it was inevitable that we’d fail. Not only did we lack... Read »
    5 months ago
  • Richard Branson Wants A Transparent Cryptocurrency
    Bitcoin Magazine - Apr 22
    Sir Richard Branson, whose Virgin Galactic airlines was the first to accept bitcoins for space flight, recently described bitcoin as “the pioneer of a global currency” in an interview in the April issue of Delta’s SKY... Read »
    6 months ago
  • Branson Discusses Why Virgin Hotels Are Slow To Launch
    WSJ - Apr 21
    Nearly four years after Mr. Branson's boast, Virgin Hotels still hasn't opened a single property, and has had to deal with the departure of two top executives. The brand's maiden hotel is due to open in Chicago in the... Read »
    6 months ago
  • Branson Adds South Africa Hotel And Vineyard To His...
    ventures - Apr 17
    Richard Branson will add more to his collection of luxury retreats, having agreed to buy Mont Rochelle Hotel & Mountain Vineyard in South Africa. He has already signed a preliminary deal at an undisclosed sum said the... Read »
    6 months ago
  • Richard Branson Starts Search For The Boy Who...
    Daily Mail - Apr 11
    Sir Richard Branson has launched a worldwide search for the boy who inspired him to start the Virgin Galactic space programme. The entrepreneur says he was inspired to launch his space tourism drive after being questioned by... Read »
    6 months ago