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Apple CEO Tim Cook Had the 'Je Suis Charlie' App Approved in One Hour

January 13, 2015 - 2:57pm
The tech giant was quick to approve an app that shows support for the global free speech campaign.

GoPro Shares Are Down Again

January 13, 2015 - 2:57pm
The camera company's stock on Tuesday was trading at more than 40 percent below its fall 2014 high.

How Amazon Learned to Trust Passion Over Data

January 13, 2015 - 2:39pm
A Golden Globe win for 'Transparent' -- and a new TV deal with Woody Allen -- shows that creativity can't always be quantified.

An Entrepreneur Battles Killer Smoke

January 13, 2015 - 2:33pm
By reinventing simple stoves, Svati Bhogle is saving lives and taming a major source of pollution

3 Toxic Things Great Leaders Never Say

January 13, 2015 - 2:30pm
As a leader, it's your job to communicate. Just be sure you're saying the right thing at the right time.

Peter Diamandis on the Imminent Battle Between Linear vs. Exponential Worlds

January 13, 2015 - 2:25pm
What happens when linear (governmental) systems clash with exponential entrepreneurs.

The Easiest Way to Promote Gender Equality at Your Company

January 13, 2015 - 2:20pm
A 'no interruptions' rule in meetings helps female employees' voices heard, says Sheryl Sandberg.

The Counter-intuitive Way to Win

January 13, 2015 - 2:10pm
When others duck, the smart thing to do is stand up and fight

This Founder Grew a Company From Her Childhood Science Experiments

January 13, 2015 - 1:56pm
At age 12, Kavita Shukla started working on what became her company's food-preserving FreshPaper.

The Founder of Superfly Kids Used $100 to Turn Children Into Superheroes

January 13, 2015 - 1:50pm
Holly Bartman used coupons and a few scraps of fabric to launch a children's costume business.

What Entreprenuerial Fear and Failure Look Like

January 13, 2015 - 1:25pm
In Silicon Valley, it seems like failure is worn as a badge of honor. Many talk about the hard lessons learned, but very few talk what it felt like to learn them. Here's a first-hand account.

Feeling Overwhelmed By Work? How Other Countries Are Beating Us at Work-Life Balance

January 13, 2015 - 1:00pm
In the U.S., we tend to have a problem with work-life balance. What are the secrets that other countries are using to solve the problem, and how can we use those to improve our stress levels and productivity?

How Blue Apron Plans to Double Its Market

January 13, 2015 - 12:47pm
Matt Salzberg, founder of the meal-kit delivery startup Blue Apron, talks about his vision for revolutionizing dinner.

How to Deal With Long-Winded Coworkers

January 13, 2015 - 12:26pm
You know the type: you're already hatching your exit plan before they've even opened their mouths. Here's a plan so everyone gets along.

Make Sure You Know Whether You've Been Smart or Lucky

January 13, 2015 - 12:25pm
Sometimes success involves an element of luck--and you need to recognize it before you get ahead of yourself.

Emotions are Contagious–Make Sure Yours are Worth Catching!

January 13, 2015 - 12:10pm
There's scientific proof that it may not be what you say, after all, but how you say it. Here's some advice to help you bridge the gap between success and failure.

How to Reignite Passion as Your Company Grows

January 13, 2015 - 12:10pm
Tim Leberecht, author of The Business Romantic, shares his tips for keeping that startup spark alive.

How to Bite Off the High End of the Market

January 13, 2015 - 11:55am
Jax & Bones targets affluent buyers, and their pets, with upscale pet toys and beds. Here's how they do it.

Investors Spent More Than $100 Million on Marijuana in the Last Two Years

January 13, 2015 - 11:32am
Funding for cannabis-related companies grew more than 900 percent during the period.

Small Business Owners Are Feeling Their Best in 8 Years

January 13, 2015 - 11:30am
Optimism is at its highest since before the recession, and owners are expecting improved sales.