Leaders/Stories

John D Rockefeller Leaders.com
Leadership

5 Lessons All Leaders Can Learn from John D. Rockefeller

On September 26, 1855, 16-year-old John D. Rockefeller got a job as a bookkeeping clerk. By 1916, the young man…

by Hannah L. Miller
space Leaders.com
Leaders/Stories

Money to Be Made in Space? Virgin Galactic Thinks So

Richard Branson, the famed founder of the Virgin Group, is well-known for his adventurous, risk-taking, innovative attitude as an entrepreneur.…

by Hannah L. Miller
Leadership resources Leaders.com
Leaders/Stories

Michael Hyatt: 7 of His Best Resources for Leaders

Michael Hyatt is one of the best leaders and teachers that entrepreneurs, executives, and working professionals can learn from when…

by Hannah L. Miller
leadership books Leaders.com
Leaders/Stories

Top 5 Best John Maxwell Books for Leaders

A survey conducted by Deloitte found “Leadership remains the No. 1 talent issue facing organizations around the world.” While 86…

by Hannah L. Miller
Warby Parker
Leaders/Stories

How Warby Parker is Innovating an Age-Old Industry

What if designer glasses didn’t have to cost a fortune? In 2008, this was the question Wharton MBA students David…

by Hannah L. Miller
Elon Musk
Leaders/Stories

Who is Elon Musk? A Look Inside the Innovator’s Life

When asked about how close Tesla came to bankruptcy, Elon Musk responded on his Twitter account, “Closest we got was…

by Hannah L. Miller
Steve Jobs
Leaders/Stories

Steve Jobs’ Top 25 Most Motivational Quotes

Steve Jobs is one of the most inspirational entrepreneurs of all time. A week after his birth on February 24,…

by Hannah L. Miller
Innovation

Business Innovation Lessons from Yahoo and Google

In 2000, Yahoo, founded by Jerry Yang and David Filo, reached its peak value of $125 billion dollars. The company…

by Hannah L. Miller
sara blakely
Women in Business

Sara Blakely: 7 Lessons from a Self-Made Billionaire

“Can you see my underwear?” It’s a question every woman has asked her friends at some point—one that Sara Blakely,…

by Hannah L. Miller
brand strategy
Marketing and Sales

YETI Brand Strategy Turned Coolers into Billions

Today, the YETI® brand is a well-known name with a valuation of $1.7 billion dollars. But in 2006, there was…

by Dave Touhill
Jan Koum
Leaders/Stories

Jan Koum: The Inspirational WhatsApp Founder Story

Jan Koum became a billionaire in the very building he used to pick up food stamps for himself and his…

by Hannah L. Miller
Cheryl Bachelder
Leaders/Stories

Cheryl Bachelder Saved Popeyes with Servant Leadership

In 2007, Popeyes® Louisiana Kitchen hired a new CEO, Cheryl Bachelder. While she had previously worked as a senior-level executive…

by Hannah L. Miller