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Gawker's former president explains how she told 200 people the company was going bankrupt without making them hate her for it


Grammy-winning DJ Afrojack says a key insight allowed him to go from performing to building and running his own company


Retired 4-star Gen. Stanley McChrystal explains how the realisation the US was losing the Iraq War in 2004 led to the transformation of special operations



Bestselling author Dan Brown says his hit 'The Da Vinci Code' taught him a fundamental lesson about success


The author of 'The Da Vinci Code' nearly crumbled under the weight of 250 million readers' expectations — until he reminded himself of the strategy he'd used all along


When the CEO who took over Burger King at 32 got the job, the first thing he did was learn to make hamburgers



Grammy-winning DJ Afrojack says 10 years of working with celebrities like Pitbull and Nicki Minaj has taught him the most important trait for anyone in business


The CEO who took over Burger King at age 32 learned that any major problem at work usually boils down to one of 3 reasons


Retired 4-star Gen. Stanley McChrystal tells a story about a battalion commander in a backward T-shirt to illustrate his top 2 pieces of leadership advice


Retired 4-star Gen. Stanley McChrystal says handing his resignation letter to President Obama taught him a profound lesson about failure


Grammy-winning DJ Afrojack says an email he sent almost 8 years ago was the biggest mistake of his career


The CEO who took over Burger King at age 32 says his 2 greatest skills have helped the company grow quickly



I spent 2018 speaking with CEOs, billionaires, and a Nobel laureate, and there are 15 lessons I just can't seem to forget


Champion race car driver Danica Patrick says she wouldn't have raced in an all-female league


'If I lost it all tomorrow, I think I could be totally happy with my life.' The CEO taking on the New York Stock Exchange and Nasdaq won't let Wall Street define him


Grammy-winning DJ Afrojack explains how declining a credit on a song that went multiplatinum taught him the most important lesson of his career



3 common myths about leadership that can hold you back, according to retired 4-star general Stanley McChrystal


The founders of successful companies like Lyft, Harry's, and Drybar share their best advice on making business partnerships work


'The Da Vinci Code' author Dan Brown explains how he overcame self-doubt and became a bestselling writer who's sold 250 million books


One of the top wedding dress designers in the world won't hesitate to tell a bride to rethink a wedding