This guy is fortunately back on his feet with a job now but really interesting story from 20/20 if you all had not seen it previously.
If you are looking for books this Black Friday to buy for yourself or friends, take a look at this article from the Wall Street Journal. Wall Street Journal Article located HERE It lists the specific books which successful business men and CEOs used to help improve their entreprise, and the aspects of the book’s […]
This is another excellent video by CNBC. Entrepreneurs from very miscellaneous business segments explain their rise to wealth and how they noticed opportunities. Follow two clothing designers who almost failed until “Jake” came along (watch the video). Also follow one entrepreneur who turned his passion of corn stalk mazes (yes like on a farm) into […]
Great video below with Piers Morgan exploring Shanghai. Having recently visited the city, I enjoyed Pier’s thorough review of the city’s opportunities and unique culture. Piers visits one of the tallest building in the world, interviews various Chinese millionaires across diverse industries, and ventures into the many poor regions of the city.
The fate of Borders Bookstore will be determined this Sunday, July 17th (the deadline for them to either find a new buyer or face liquidation). With this being the case I wanted to illustrate the rise and fall of this brand name and found this great article located HERE. Additional information below:
John Johnson was the first African-American to appear on the Forbes 400 list, having amassed immense wealth from his successful magazine, EBONY. Johnson succeeded as an African-American entrepreneur during the 1940’s, thus his story is worth sharing and most remarkable. Johnson came from a very poor family but his leadership skills were exemplified early on, […]
Everyone has heard of Zuckerberg and Gates, but not as much is known about the wealthiest man in the world, Mexican entrepreneur Carlos Slim. In the links below I have included an excellent Wall Street Journal profile, and another link which has an extensive interview on Slim. In the interview, Carlos explains his business model, […]
With everyone being in debt these days it must be nice to be the CEO of American Express. Ken Chenault’s post however is well deserved. Below is a great interview in which Chenault describes the ways he defines and teaches leadership, and also offers detailed guidelines on how to “stay liquid” in business. Towards the […]