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He Quit His Day Job to Start a Company--3 Failed, But Here"s Why 1 Succeeded

Jack Groetzinger founded three companies before finally co-founding SeatGeek, and according to him, it was all his failures that lead to his success......»»

Category: topSource: incDec 7th, 2017

Why Tim Ferriss Doesn"t Think You Should Quit Your Job to Start a Company

Author and host of Fear{less} Tim Ferris explains the error of taking huge risks when making the entrepreneurial leap......»»

Category: topSource: incSep 18th, 2017

Before You Quit Your Job to Start a Company, Ask Yourself These 3 Questions

These three questions will help you figure out if entrepreneurship is for you or not......»»

Category: topSource: incSep 6th, 2017

This Woman Quit Her Job to Start a Company. 30 Years Later, She Landed Gwyneth Paltrow as a Partner

Karen Behnke's company, Juice Beauty, is now creating organic skincare with Gwyneth Paltrow's Goop label. But her start in the industry 30 years ago was far from glamorous......»»

Category: topSource: incAug 24th, 2017

How Avon’s CEO Failed to Fix the Company

The company is worth barely 10% compared to when McCoy start.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 3rd, 2017

Prototype: A Rare Path: From Venture Capitalist to Hair-Coloring Kits

Amy Errett encountered skepticism when she quit her job to start a company that makes home hair-coloring kits......»»

Category: dealsSource: nytApr 22nd, 2017

Michelle Phan on Failure and a Fresh Start

This week, Inc. editors and writers discuss Michelle Phan's re-launch of EmCosmetics, and what it took for her to overcome the company's first failed attempt.....»»

Category: topSource: incApr 14th, 2017

The former CEO of Adblock has quit to run tours of the Kingdom of Bhutan

LinkedInGabriel Cubbage, the former CEO of Adblock, is leaving the ad blocking company to start a new venture selling tours of the Kingdom of Bhutan in Asia. US-based Adblock — not to be mistaken with the Ger.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 4th, 2017

These Are the Political Hurdles for Rupert Murdoch’s Fox-Sky Deal

He failed once before. Rupert Murdoch’s Twenty-First Century Fox is racing to agree the final terms of a $14 billion takeover of European pay-TV company Sky, triggering what is likely to be the start of a politically charged regulatory process. .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 13th, 2016

How Two Sisters Turned Their Childhood Dream Into a Business

Sophie Kallinis LaMontagne and Katherine Kallinis Berman, co-founders of Georgetown Cupcake, describe how their grandmother's love of baking inspired them to quit their jobs and start a company......»»

Category: topSource: incDec 7th, 2016

An ex-Facebook employee quit his job to start a marijuana-infused gum company

Courtesy of PlusJake Heimark never really smoked pot. Even now, as Heimark launches the second product from his marijuana edibles company, Plus, he indulges only when testing his own product— a kind of medicated gum. Despite his lack of firsthand ex.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 31st, 2016

Jack Dorsey Has Failed to Save Twitter, Now It’s Someone Else’s Turn

Twitter is both a huge success and a massive failure at the same time. By all accounts, the process of selling Twitter is well under way. The company has hired an investment advisor and is expected to start receiving bids later this week from a group .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 5th, 2016

5 ways my corporate job helped me start my own business

Stephanie Abrams CartinFive years ago, I quit my cushy corporate job, which I was actually happy doing, to start my own company. My business partner and I quit our jobs on the same day and launched ourselves into the wonderfully stressful world of startup.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 20th, 2016

5 things I learned from my corporate job that helped me start my own business

Stephanie Abrams CartinFive years ago, I quit my cushy corporate job, which I was actually happy doing, to start my own company. My business partner and I quit our jobs on the same day and launched ourselves into the wonderfully stressful world of startup.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 20th, 2016

When Investors Should Start Buying General Electric Company Stock

InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Tr.....»»

Category: topSource: investorplace22 hr. 30 min. ago

U.S. Justice Department, AT&T settlement talks failed: court filing

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Department of Justice and AT&T Inc have held unsuccessful settlement talks over the wireless and pay-TV company's bid to buy movie and TV show maker Time Warner Inc , the two sides said in a court filing on Friday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 15th, 2017

Peruvian President Refuses to Quit Over Corruption Allegations

Peruvian President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski refused to resign despite growing pressure to step down in connection with a corruption probe that began in Brazil into alleged payments made by construction company Odebrecht across Latin America......»»

Category: topSource: wsjDec 15th, 2017

Lawmakers Call on Peruvian President to Quit

Peruvian President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski faces growing pressure to step down in connection with a probe that began in Brazil into alleged corrupt payments made by construction company Odebrecht SA across Latin America......»»

Category: topSource: wsjDec 14th, 2017

A company in Japan wants to start paying employees in Bitcoin

Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images Japanese company GMO Internet Group will start paying employees partially in bitcoin in 2018. Employees can receive payments from about.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 14th, 2017

Tech firm: Holiday spending up 6 percent so far this year

A payment technology company says shoppers spent strongly to start the holiday season and then cooled off, but the overall pace is still stronger than a year ago......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 14th, 2017

Drugmaker Merck to put IT hub at Dell Medical School — for now

The pharma giant signed a lease earlier this year for 22,000 square feet at the new medical school on the University of Texas at Austin campus. Now the company says it will call Dell Med home, at least to start with......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 14th, 2017