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A vibrant, young startup founder went on a work trip to Silicon Valley. One week later, she was found dead in the back seat of her car. What happened remains a mystery.


I left my job making $500,000 a year to start my own company, and I couldn't be happier. Here are 3 things I have now that even a 6-figure salary couldn't give me.


Peloton is valued at more than $4 billion, but CEO and cofounder John Foley says investors turned his pitches down for 4 years. These are the reasons why he thinks they were rejected so many times.



PRESENTING: The ultimate guide to selling your startup for a boatload of cash, from founders who sold their startups for billions


PRESENTING: Founders and investors reveal the ultimate guide to scaling a startup — and common pitfalls to avoid


A Silicon Valley founder shares the 6 traits she looks for in the entrepreneurs she invests in



This Silicon Valley founder went from being 'really broke' to starting a VC fund that's invested $5 million in 100 companies


NYU professor who correctly called Amazon's Whole Foods acquisition makes more big predictions


Ray Dalio on the next financial crisis, how he started his own hedge fund, transparency at work, and more


Former Facebook and Google exec Mary Lou Jepsen talks about Openwater at IGNITION 2018


This startup founder got hit by a bus, broke 8 bones and spent weeks in hospital -- here are 7 things he learned about business in the process


This startup wants employers to stop giving its workers lavish perks and start helping them pay their student loans



Larry Ellison says that Oracle was once a week away from not being able to pay employees — here's the lesson he learned from the experience


I quit a 6-figure job for a startup that failed in under a year — and I'd do it all over again


A CEO who sold his company for $365 million describes how one of the most humiliating moments of his life transformed his business into a huge success


'Jugs of coffee, lots of Advil, and we didn't sleep for 4 days': A startup founder reveals what it was like to sell his company for $3.7 billion



Matt Blatt's co-founder shares the 5 biggest business risks the retailer has taken


The rise of Dropbox CEO Drew Houston, who just made the Forbes 400 after taking his company public


Sean Parker's other notorious startup, Plaxo, is finally dead -- here's how it influenced Facebook


7 successful startup leaders talk success, growth and challenges