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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


The CEO whose stock exchange is taking on Nasdaq and NYSE says people don't realise how different entrepreneurship is from corporate life


'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


A 27-year-old entrepreneur who built a million-dollar business with clients like Drake and Lil Wayne credits a diamond-studded $40,000 watch with changing his approach to money


A 27-year-old entrepreneur who lost $35,000 in one night explains why losing money can lead him to good things


A 27-year-old entrepreneur who built a million-dollar business with clients like Drake and Lil Wayne says a game he played at age 10 taught him 2 lifelong lessons about money