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11 famous people who built their fortunes off their side hustles

For these 11 famous entrepreneurs and celebrities, their side hustles became more than just a way to supplement their income. Some of these successful entrepreneurs, like Marc Benioff, stayed at their full-time jobs even after their companies took off. Slack CEO Stewart Butterfield never intended for the messaging platform he […]
11 famous people who built their fortunes off their side hustles
Strategy

The best advice CEOs gave the class of 2019 at college graduations

Many notable CEOs addressed college graduates during commencement speeches this year. CEOs from Apple’s Tim Cook to FUBU’s Daymond John shared stories and advice on leadership, adversity, and success. Here’s the best advice CEOs gave the Class of 2019. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. Commencement speeches are a […]
The best advice CEOs gave the class of 2019 at college graduations
Strategy

An entrepreneur who landed a $250,000 offer on ‘Shark Tank’ was thrilled when a Shark said her company ‘sucks’ and questioned its valuation

Nicki Radzely, the cofounder of Doddle & Co., appeared on “Shark Tank” in January to pitch the Pop Pacifier. During the episode, Daymond John told Radzely her company “sucks” and questioned why she had valued her business at $US5 million. Radzely ultimately accepted a $US250,000 offer from Kevin O’Leary. Looking […]
An entrepreneur who landed a $250,000 offer on ‘Shark Tank’ was thrilled when a Shark said her company ‘sucks’ and questioned its valuation
Strategy

‘Shark Tank’ founders who were called ‘sock cockroaches’ on national TV prepared answers to about 300 questions before they even appeared on the show — and they landed a $200,000 deal

The founders of sock company Bombas appeared on “Shark Tank” in 2014. They landed a deal with Daymond John and, in 2017, Bombas brought in nearly $US50 million in revenue. To prepare, the founders rehearsed their answers to all potential questions – and follow-up questions – that the Sharks might […]
‘Shark Tank’ founders who were called ‘sock cockroaches’ on national TV prepared answers to about 300 questions before they even appeared on the show — and they landed a $200,000 deal
Strategy

The ‘Shark Tank’ founders who were called ‘sock cockroaches’ on national TV before landing a $200,000 deal have become one of the show’s biggest success stories

The founders of sock company Bombas appeared on “Shark Tank” in 2014. They landed a deal with Daymond John and, in 2017, Bombas brought in nearly $US50 million in revenue. The founders said they didn’t take the investors’ insults personally because they knew it was all in the name of […]
The ‘Shark Tank’ founders who were called ‘sock cockroaches’ on national TV before landing a $200,000 deal have become one of the show’s biggest success stories
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