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The Walt Disney Of Retail: Meet The Billionaire Building The Malls Of The Future – Samantha Sharf

To understand The Grove, the 575,000-square-foot shopping Xanadu in central Los Angeles, let its owner, Rick Caruso, introduce you to its neighbor, the iconic Farmers Market. He takes you to a butcher stall where, some 80 years ago, Caruso’s father was sweeping the floor. Next he points to a pizza stand founded by Patsy D’Amore, … Continue reading The Walt Disney Of Retail: Meet The Billionaire Building The Malls Of The Future – Samantha Sharf

Three Behaviors That Can Help You Mature From Boss To Leader – Chris Myers

One of the most embarrassing mistakes I made early on at BodeTree was believing that the title of CEO automatically made me a leader.  It didn’t. I had power, but had yet to earn my authority. Thought I fancied myself a leader, I was just a boss. It took years of mistakes, struggles, and hard … Continue reading Three Behaviors That Can Help You Mature From Boss To Leader – Chris Myers

The New Atlanta Billionaires Behind An Unlikely Tech Unicorn – Alex Konrad

Two years ago, Ben Chestnut found a crumpled piece of paper in the trunk of his Mercedes GL63 SUV, alongside the muddy shoes and helmets he uses while mountain biking in the hills of northern Georgia. Forgotten there for a year, the paper assessed how much a top private equity firm in New York thought … Continue reading The New Atlanta Billionaires Behind An Unlikely Tech Unicorn – Alex Konrad

A Man Of 3 Worlds: The Russian-American Billionaire Giving Millions To U.S. and U.K. Universities – Angel Au-Yeung

Len Blavatnik, the Ukrainian-born and Russian-raised billionaire businessman with a net worth of $17.9 billion, says he has given away $500 million to charity so far, mostly to world-renowned universities like Oxford, Harvard, Stanford and Yale. When asked why he favors donating to higher education institutions, he explains shrewdly that for him, conducting philanthropy is … Continue reading A Man Of 3 Worlds: The Russian-American Billionaire Giving Millions To U.S. and U.K. Universities – Angel Au-Yeung

WhatsApp Cofounder Brian Acton Gives The Inside Story On #DeleteFacebook & Why He Left $850 Million Behind -Parmy Olson

WhatsApp cofounder Brian Acton, 46, sits in a cafe of the glitzy Four Seasons Hotel in Palo Alto, California, and the only way you’d guess he might be worth $3.6 billion is the $20 tip he briskly leaves for his coffee. Sturdily built and wearing a baseball cap and T-shirt from a WhatsApp corporate event, … Continue reading WhatsApp Cofounder Brian Acton Gives The Inside Story On #DeleteFacebook & Why He Left $850 Million Behind -Parmy Olson

How To Effectively Determine Your Market Size – Alejandro Cremades

One of the most crucial tasks an entrepreneur has is to calculate the size of their market, and the potential value that market has for their startup business. Without this data you can’t create a viable business plan, or be taken seriously when approaching potential investors. As described in my book, The Art of Startup … Continue reading How To Effectively Determine Your Market Size – Alejandro Cremades

How To Encourage Honest Business Relationships In The Post-Truth World – Chris Myers

I’ve written extensively about the challenges of running a business in a world where, as Rudy Giuliani once remarked, “Truth isn’t truth.” What I haven’t covered up to this point, however, is a practical guide to managing relationships in this post-truth landscape. When it comes to the topic of truth as it pertains to business … Continue reading How To Encourage Honest Business Relationships In The Post-Truth World – Chris Myers

The Crisis Next Time – Carmen Reinhart and Vincent Reinhart

At the turn of this century, most economists in the developed world believed that major economic disasters were a thing of the past, or at least relegated to volatile emerging markets. Financial systems in rich countries, the thinking went, were too sophisticated to simply collapse. Markets were capable of regulating themselves. Policymakers had tamed the … Continue reading The Crisis Next Time – Carmen Reinhart and Vincent Reinhart

3 Ways To Maintain Your Integrity In Difficult Workplace Situations – Avery Blank

The workplace is stressful, particularly when faced with a situation that tests your integrity. There can be pressure to carry out a manager’s directive. You want to perform well in your role, and you naturally feel like you should please the person who evaluates your performance. To remain true to yourself and maintain your self-respect, … Continue reading 3 Ways To Maintain Your Integrity In Difficult Workplace Situations – Avery Blank

How to Plant Ideas in Someone’s Mind – Adam Dachis

Getting someone to want to do something can be tough if you know they're not going to want to do it, so you need to make them believe it was their idea. This is a common instruction, especially for salespeople, but it's much easier said than done. You have to look at planting ideas in … Continue reading How to Plant Ideas in Someone’s Mind – Adam Dachis

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