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FAQ: Tiger Woods and Lindsey Vonn, Sports Power Couple

By |March 28th, 2013|

When legendary golfer Tiger Woods and Olympian skier Lindsey Vonn went public with their relationship on Monday—on Facebook, of all places—they answered a lot of questions. […]

How to Vanish Like Florian Homm

By |March 16th, 2013|

It isn’t surprising that Florian Homm, the founder and former chief investment officer of Absolute Capital Management Holdings Ltd, was arrested last Friday at an Italian art gallery. […]

Facebook’s Sheryl Sandberg: Who’s in Her Lean-In Circle?

By |March 6th, 2013|

Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg has gotten a lot of attention recently, both positive and negative […]

The Former Project Manager Turned Sand Castle Builder

By |February 25th, 2013|

During the late 1990s, Kirk Rademaker felt like his life was falling apart. […]

CNN’s Guide to Big Ratings

By |February 22nd, 2013|

CNN founder Ted Turner once said that he wanted the network to be the news source “that everybody turned to in times of a crisis.” […]

From Coke to Netflix: Consumers Drive Brands Into Retreat

By |February 20th, 2013|

The Kentucky producers of Maker’s Mark bourbon were given a cruel reminder of that old adage: “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.” […]

Desk-Defying Stunt: An R&D Engineer Joins the Circus

By |February 19th, 2013|

By the time he was 24, Yusuke Funaki was pretty sure he had the rest of his life mapped out. […]

Death! Sex! The Comic Book Sales Bump

By |December 28th, 2012|

In comic book publishing, the decision to kill off a long-running and beloved character may seem, at first glance, like a terribly unwise business move. […]

There’s Never Been a Better Time to Be a Dead Pet

By |September 8th, 2012|

Bob Walczyk owns and operates two funeral businesses in Green Bay, Wis. The Proko-Wall Funeral Home and Crematory is exclusively for humans, while Forever Friends caters to the deceased of the four-legged variety. But only one of his services attracts hagglers.

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Charlotte vs. Tampa: A Tale of Two Cities

By |August 24th, 2012|

Hosting a political convention may not be as demanding as hosting the Olympics Games, but in the coming weeks, Tampa, Fla., (home of the Republican National Convention, which begins on Monday) and Charlotte, N.C., (home of the Democratic National Convention, which runs Sept. 3 to Sept. 6) will both receive thousands of enthusiastic visitors and be thrust into the harsh media spotlight.

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Everything You Know About Business Books Is Wrong

By |July 20th, 2012|

“I don’t read business books,” says Nassim Nicholas Taleb, author of The Black Swan, a business book that spent 36 weeks on the New York Times bestseller list. […]

An NBA Stylist Tells Why LeBron Sports Eyeglasses

By |June 19th, 2012|

Rachel Johnson, 38, either has one of the best jobs in professional sports or the worst. She’s the personal stylist for NBA superstars such as Amar’e Stoudemire, Chris Bosh, and Chris Paul, among many others. Which means she spends her days finding clothes for people who might as well have gigantism. […]

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