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My Top 10 Takeaways From the 2015 Forbes Under 30 Summit

Katie Sgarro | Posted 10.20.2015 | Business
Katie Sgarro

The Under 30 Summit is the young entrepreneur's dream. From inspiring keynotes to pitch contests to the Under 30 Music Festival, the Summit celebrates bold ideas and challenges attendees to continue to push boundaries.

Dreams Becoming Reality

Jackson Richman | Posted 09.21.2015 | Good News
Jackson Richman

Since childhood, I have been interested in journalism and politics. When I was in my early teens, I frequently watched the early local news. Now as a young adult, attending school in Washington, D.C. I can take advantage of a plethora of journalistic opportunities.

Interns Should Get More Out of Internships Than Employers

Sandy Malone | Posted 08.20.2015 | Business
Sandy Malone

Would it be easier to forget about doing internships and just hire somebody to do that job? Yes. It would also be cheaper. But if I hadn't gotten my first internship opportunity through The Fund for American Studies in 1996, I would not be where I am today. Without a doubt. So I'm paying it back.

Align Customer Needs, Innovation Strategy for Growth

Brian Kennell | Posted 08.05.2015 | Business
Brian Kennell

Companies at the forefront of their industries are able to anticipate and know what customers want before those customers may even be aware of how such breakthroughs would make their lives better.

Move Over Bey and Jay, There's A New Power Couple In Town

The Huffington Post | Julia Brucculieri | Posted 06.26.2015 | Entertainment

Beyoncé and Jay Z better watch the throne, because Taylor Swift and Calvin Harris might just overtake it. Swift, 25, and beau Harris, 31, have ju...

Forbes Reinventing America: The Entrepreneurial Workforce Summit in Detroit

Sugar Rautbord | Posted 05.14.2015 | Business
Sugar Rautbord

Paul Noglows, the executive producer of the Forbes Reinventing America Project, brought together all the ideas, personalities, innovations, corporate cultures, and solutions in an opinion-packed summit to a city that is convinced it is a new frontier.

Meet Renaissance Woman Paula 'Pixie' Dezzutti Hewlette

Nova Lorraine | Posted 06.17.2015 | Women
Nova Lorraine

I was a woman, I was pregnant, I wasn't even old enough to legally rent a car, and I had scored higher on their aptitude entrance test than any other candidate.

The Case of the Missing Latina/o Shark

Angélica Pérez-Litwin, PhD | Posted 05.17.2015 | Latino Voices
Angélica Pérez-Litwin, PhD

My disappointment with Shark Tank? Latina entrepreneurs are seriously underrepresented. In fact, I have yet to watch an episode where a Latina entrepreneur is pitching. This is a problem.

How Energy Industry Benefited From Keystone XL Veto

Kevin Price | Posted 05.05.2015 | Business
Kevin Price

With the announcement that Obama vetoed the Keystone Pipeline XL, there was a great deal of moaning in the energy industry. However, when you look at the simple economics, it is obvious there was also a collective sigh of relief.

20 Fabulous Places To Retire In 2015 -- Outside America

The Huffington Post | Shelley Emling | Posted 02.11.2015 | Fifty

When deciding where to spend your golden years, there are loads of factors to consider, everything from cost of living and employment opportunities to...

Our Women Mean Business: Encore Careers After 40

Bobbie Brinegar | Posted 03.24.2015 | Business
Bobbie Brinegar

At age 52, recently divorced, depressed, and deeply in debt, Carol Gardner received advice from her attorney to "get a therapist or get a dog."

Forbes Media Finishes 2014 With Record U.S. Readership for Forbes Magazine and Visitors to

Sugar Rautbord | Posted 02.18.2015 | Media
Sugar Rautbord

Forbes announced that its strategy for the 21st century proves as successful as the Forbes Billionaires and The Under 30 Issues. On December 17, Forb...

Don't Forget the Millennials -- Part II

Harlan Green | Posted 10.15.2014 | Business
Harlan Green

We really need to give millennials, born during much more trying times, the chance to prove their mettle and it looks like that is already happening.

Relational Leadership: Where Relationships Lead and Capital Follows

Robert Hall | Posted 08.25.2014 | Business
Robert Hall

We have transient customers, served by transient employees, working for transient leaders, owned by transient shareholders. Disengagement is overpowering today's leaders.

Global Pioneers Are Inventing a Better Future

Molly Alexander Darden | Posted 08.11.2014 | Business
Molly Alexander Darden

Beginning with the Revolutionary War, America's capacity to care for our multitude of physically and mentally wounded warriors has proven woefully inadequate.

We're Number One

Paul Stoller | Posted 08.10.2014 | College
Paul Stoller

Every year business-oriented publications like Forbes, The Wall Street Journal and Kiplinger's rate college majors. What are the best and worst cours...

Forbes Women's Summit and Redefining Power

Erica Diamond | Posted 11.11.2015 | Business
Erica Diamond

I was honored to have received a special invite to be Moira Forbes' guest to the 2nd Annual Forbes Women's Summit celebrating the "Everything" of Entrepreneurship (my first love and passion).

Earth Day's Fine, but What About Earth Tomorrow?

Joe S. Whitworth | Posted 05.02.2014 | Green
Joe S. Whitworth

I want people to understand the Earth truly is an island with finite capacity, and manage accordingly. I want us to properly account for our impacts and make only intentional tradeoffs that render environmental gain.

Transparency and Reputation: There Is No Place to Hide

Rev. Seamus P. Finn, OMI | Posted 06.07.2014 | Religion
Rev. Seamus P. Finn, OMI

Reputation, brand and image are very important priorities for corporations, organizations and institutions. These characteristics and the products and...

Helping Small Businesses -- Lots of Talk, But No Action

Marc Joseph | Posted 03.31.2014 | Impact
Marc Joseph

The Small Business Act of 1953 established the Small Business Administration (SBA) which came into existence on the grounds that small businesses are ...

WhatsApp With WhatsApp?

Mark Weinstein | Posted 04.28.2014 | Technology
Mark Weinstein

Facebook and WhatsApp are perfect privacy partners. Each hand feeds one another with your privacy serving as the main course. The best course of action to take is to look for companies that have built into their app methodologies that truly protect user interest.

Parenting Daughters: Fairy Wings or Lear Jets?

Kimann Schultz | Posted 04.20.2014 | Parents
Kimann Schultz

A parent's personal goal should be to grow and learn in tandem with the little human they are raising. We tread on thin ice as guides when we prescribe identities to our children.

Finding New Wealth for Environmental Gain

Joe S. Whitworth | Posted 03.31.2014 | Green
Joe S. Whitworth

Although social impact investing has been around for a pretty good while (e.g., microfinance, gender lens investing, etc), the reality is that investment vehicles for conservation has lagged behind.

A Book's First Birthday

Roger Wright | Posted 03.27.2014 | Books
Roger Wright

Next week my book, Finding Work When There Are No Jobs, turns one year old. Still just a baby. What have I learned that might strike a chord with...

35 Celebrities Make Forbes' '30 Under 30' List

The Huffington Post | Hilary Miller | Posted 01.23.2014 | Celebrity

It's that time of the year again! Everyone you know is brimming with enthusiasm, committed to their New Year's resolutions. They've been going to the ...