Entrepreneur Magazine just recently posted their list of Franchises for under 50K catergorized by industry. Take a look HERE.
I posted Steve Jobs graduation speech previously, which you can see HERE. I believe this video below captures the reasons for his immensely successful career.
With everyone flying home recently during the holidays I thought it would be interesting to look into who is the CEO behind the world’s largest airline United Continental Holdings (with the merger between Continental and United Airlines.) There is a very interesting article from USA Today on the background of this CEO, Jeff Smisek. Most […]
Great documentary from History Channel! Most people know Rockefeller as the billionaire owner of Standard Oil and as Jay-Z’s rap label. However this video below uncovers Rockefeller’s personal relationships (like his shady father better known as “Devil” Bill), deeply religious background, and other interesting facts. The documentary details Rockefeller’s: -Exceptional business methods -Strategies employed to […]
Fortune Magazine has just published the New 40 Under 40 List. The usual suspects are on here including Zuckerberg and Larry Page but it is interesting to note Greg Jensen and John Arnold (who I profiled earlier). Short Bio on Each winner. Link is HERE, or click Hyperlinked text above.
Shortly after losing a bid for MGM, Carl Icahn is back at it again. In the MGM deal he was battling against Spyglass chiefs Gary Barber and Roger Birnbaum. This time he goes up against heavyweights The Blackstone Group for Dynegy. Carl is always ready for a good hostile takeover, and his story is an […]
The below is a great in depth video which analyzes the emotions surrounding decision making regarding money. Throughout the episode, various “social experiments” are conducted, creating somewhat interesting results. There are interviews with business school professors from Harvard, Chicago Booth, Yale and Stanford. Also interviewed are economist Robert Shiller, investor Jeremy Grantham, and many other […]
Very entertaining and informative video from International Monetary Fund on the growth and future of the Chinese Economy.