Lyft: Battling Uber for Ride-Sharing Supremacy

For any emerging business, the challenge of chasing down and overtaking the industry leader can seem daunting. It can seem near impossible when the...

Lululemon and the Double-Edged Sword of Creating a Lifestyle Brand

When executed successfully, attaching cultural or lifestyle benefits can be like adding rocket-fuel when launching your emerging product into the marketplace. If consumers believe...

The Genius of Ray Kroc, the Visionary ‘Founder’ of McDonald’s

Some entrepreneurs have it and some don’t. It’s the ability to look at a business or opportunity and see not what it is, but...
Nicolas Standaert, Founder and CEO of Nearbuy Group.

Digital Transformations in Retail: The Story of Nearbuy Group 

Interview with Nicolas Standaert, founder and CEO of Nearbuy Group Nearbuy Group is a leading retail tech company focusing in the fast growing area of retail...

The Unorthodox Journey of Under Armour and its Founder Kevin Plank

A good idea and hustle may be enough to get an entrepreneurial idea off the ground, but it’s probably not enough to eat into the...
ENTREPRENEURS: Flixbus - On Tech, Transportation, and Team Work

[Podcast] Meet Flixbus, Europe’s Fastest Growing Startup

Just a few years in existence, Germany’s Flixbus is already the poster child for a successful and global 21st century company. Enabled through technology,...
How 3D Printing is Transforming Traditional Manufacturing

[Podcast] How 3D Printing is Transforming Manufacturing

Not long ago, it would have been easy to brush off 3D printing as a ‘neat party trick’ but not something that will find...

What are Family Business Mission Statements?

Photo by rawpixel.com from Pexels Interview with Jay Hughes and Barbara Hauser: A Mission Statement is a declaration of what the family’s goals are and what they...

Kasita: Former Dumpster Dweller Invents a Portable Smart Home

Finding a new place to live and moving from place to place can be one of the most stressful times in a person’s life....
uSfuur: Supporting Syrian Refugee Communities, One Piece of Jewelry at a Time

uSfuur: Supporting Syrian Refugee Communities, One Piece of Jewelry at a Time

Yara Tiass is a Syrian-born entrepreneur who was deeply impacted by the devastation in her home country. After completing an MBA in Paris, she moved to...