The 5 Ways to Make Money in the New World of Retail

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Commerce is changing quickly, increasingly dominated by the Internet, social media, and mobile devices. JPMorgan Chase predicted at the beginning of 2011 that global e-commerce sales would reach $680B this year. Although online sales are still less than 10% of total retail revenue, online experiences and social media engagements are dominating consumers’ decision-making processes. With …Read more

Will an MBA Kill Your Chance to Become a Great Tech Entrepreneur?

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There is a lot of debate about the value of an MBA, particularly for entrepreneurs and technology executives. So I looked at some top people in the industry and their educational backgrounds. Below are 17 entrepreneurs and technology executives who have run successful, disruptive businesses. The selection process was not conclusive or scientific, but created …Read more