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Founded When? America’s Oldest Companies
By Brittney Morgan | January 17, 2024

Despite wars and recessions, these 21 American companies have survived to stand the test of time. Learn what it takes to build a business that lasts.

Steve Jobs Biography
By Sean Peek | January 17, 2024

Apple co-founder Steve Jobs revolutionized the computer industry. Read Steve Jobs' biography, quotes and an analysis of his leadership style.

Meet The Man Who Kept Microsoft Secure For 16 Years
By Jordan Bishop | December 20, 2023

Discover how Microsoft keeps its global team of almost 200,000 people safe across the globe and learn how you can do it too.

Big Profits: 7 Body-Positive Companies Tailoring Products to Fit People Living With Obesity
By Leslie Pankowski | November 20, 2023

Businesses serving the needs of people living with obesity continue to break into new markets and see growth. See examples and get marketing dos and don'ts.

8 ‘Yogi-isms’ on Business and Life
By Adam Uzialko | November 08, 2023

These Yogi-isms from baseball legend Yogi Berra have value for entrepreneurs trying to succeed in business and life.

Shark Tank Judge Robert Herjavec on Living the American Dream
By Adam Uzialko | October 26, 2023

Shark Tank investor Robert Herjavec shares advice for entrepreneurs and recounts his success stories. Learn from Herjavec's experiences and example.

7 Wedding Businesses To Inspire Love (And Business Ideas)
By Shayna Waltower | October 24, 2023

These wedding companies make love their business. Could they also inspire wedding-themed business ideas of your own?

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5 Startups Changing the Conversation About Women’s Health
By Bassam Kaado | October 24, 2023

Women's health products and services are an underserved category. Learn about 5 startups that aim to improve women's health experiences and find success.

Bouncing Back: 5 Big Companies That Recovered From Bankruptcy
By Dock David Treece | October 24, 2023

A financial crisis can destroy a business, but these five companies rebounded from the brink of bankruptcy. Learn how your business can bounce back too.

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Strange Etsy Shops You Won’t Believe Exist
By Sammi Caramela | October 24, 2023

Etsy is an online marketplace where creators sell unique handmade and vintage items. Get inspired by strange Etsy shops that have found success.

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10 Great Examples of Socially Responsible Businesses
By Saige Driver | October 23, 2023

Consumers value socially responsible businesses that give back. Learn about socially responsible businesses and how to adopt their practices.

Companies Founded by Amazing Young Entrepreneurs
By Jennifer Post | October 23, 2023

These entrepreneurs have launched successful startups and learned a lot about the world of business and marketing ― all when they were 18 or younger.

6 Business Tips From Albert Einstein
By Max Freedman | October 23, 2023

What would Einstein say about running a business? The famous scientist offers insight into successful strategies.