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A Collection of Words of Wisdom – Wise Chinese Proverbs and Eastern Sayings from Confucius, Taoism, and Buddhist Philosophies. Quotes and Wisdom from Western Investing Masters and Successful Business Executives.

The Next Trillion-Dollar Tech Business

By James Altucher “Everyone’s going to want to use it for porn,” I said. I was talking with my friend Steven […]

5 millennials who turned life into a permanent vacation

1. Johnny Ward After graduating from university in England, Johnny Ward booked a one-way flight to New York City and, […]

Founders Share Their Very First Business Ideas — And How It Helps Them Today

INTRO An integral part of being an entrepreneur is not being afraid to try and fail. And the earlier you […]

How this mom turned $775 into a $65 million company in only 5 years

In 2007, Julie Deane’s 8-year-old daughter, Emily, was being bullied — she’d lost her happy, extroverted personality and came home […]

Amazon is still executing Bezos’s 1997 plan

Where were you 20 years ago today? If you were Jeff Bezos or a shareholder with enough foresight and confidence […]

BERKSHIRE 101: An introduction to Warren Buffett’s $400 billion empire

by Nicole Sinclair Markets Correspondent Yahoo Finance Berkshire Hathaway (BRK-A) (BRK-B) was a struggling textile company when Warren Buffett first […]

Craig Newmark founded Craigslist to give back; now he’s a billionaire

On March 1, 1995, Craig Newmark fired off an email to his friends. Having been laid off from his job […]

It’s possible to make six figures reselling used stuff online

Brittany Jones-Cooper Yahoo Finance Last June, my mother Rita retired after working the same job for 31 years. She’s 60 […]

I Joined Airbnb at 52, and Here’s What I Learned About Age, Wisdom, and the Tech Industry

by Chip Conley A growing number of people feel like an old carton of milk, with an expiration date stamped on their wrinkled […]

How to raise your children to become successful entrepreneurs

Elon and Kimbal Musk are iconic entrepreneurs. Was there something about the way they were raised that set them up […]

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