Hugh Hefner launched a new magazine for men in the 1950s, creating a hugely successful multimedia enterprise and making himself into a celebrity and mogul.
What are the growth options for a South African mezzanine fund operating within the country's framework of incentives for black-owned businesses?
When Joan Ganz Cooney applied the persuasive powers of television to the profound needs of pre-school children, she created an educational enterprise that now reaches around the world.
A Walk in the PARC: What missteps did Xerox take in transforming its computing research and innovations into viable commercial products?
What manufacturing, competitive, and economic issues led to the failure of the post World War II automobile company Tucker Corporation?
How did Fred Smith overcome a challenging set of regulatory, logistical, and financial forces to create one of the most exciting and successful companies that has changed the way the world does business?
What entrepreneurial ideas lead Muhammad Yunus to launch Grameen Bank?
As a business in the personal-services industry considers expanding, what is the best strategy for allocating new capital from investors?
What risks and rewards would a US private equity firm take on through a stake in an oil exploration venture in Western Africa?