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Burt Helm

Tired of house calls, Alli Webb built a Drybar styling empire

Nov 16 2018

NEW YORK A decade ago, Alli Webb was a hair stylist who made house calls, driving all over Los Angeles to shampoo, style, and blow-dry clients’ hair before big nights out.

Be humble, be frugal: Life lessons from Big Sick's Showalter

Aug 15 2018

NEW YORK Michael Showalter’s path to success in Hollywood has as many plot twists as the movies he directs, which include the hit romantic comedy "The Big Sick."

Henry Cisneros gives life lessons on building dreams

Dec 26 2017

NEW YORK Henry Cisneros has spent his life working to improve U.S. cities, first as San Antonio’s City Councilor in the 1970’s, then as the city’s mayor for eight years and then as the U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development under President Bill Clinton.

Q&A: After the U.S. Treasury, the Paulsons look to save the planet

Aug 14 2017

NEW YORK When Henry "Hank" Paulson, Jr. finished his tenure as the U.S.'s 74th Secretary of the Treasury in January 2009, he put a capstone on his finance career and committed himself to another life-long passion: protecting the environment.

How skateboard legend Tony Hawk plans for the long road ahead

May 08 2017

NEW YORK When most people hear the name Tony Hawk, they picture him whirling through a 900 on his skateboard at ESPN's X-Games, or on the cover of the iconic video game series, Tony Hawk's Pro Skater, which has collectively sold millions of copies.

Hong Kong for work? A travel playlist from the head of Apple's Beats

Mar 17 2015

NEW YORK Before headphones and speaker company Beats Electronics was sold to Apple for more than $3 billion, the company faced a crossroads: It had parted ways with partner Monster Electronics in 2012 and needed new manufacturing partners.

Hong Kong for work? A travel playlist from the head of Apple's Beats

Mar 17 2015

NEW YORK Before headphones and speaker company Beats Electronics was sold to Apple for more than $3 billion, the company faced a crossroads: It had parted ways with partner Monster Electronics in 2012 and needed new manufacturing partners.

Hong Kong for work? A travel playlist from the CEO of Apple's Beats

Mar 17 2015

NEW YORK Before headphones and speaker company Beats Electronics was sold to Apple for more than $3 billion, the company faced a crossroads: It had parted ways with partner Monster Electronics in 2012 and needed new manufacturing partners.

Danish modern: 48 hours in Copenhagen with Airbnb's Joe Gebbia

Mar 10 2015

NEW YORK Home-sharing website Airbnb.com (https://www.airbnb.com/) has made it big, but when co-founder Joe Gebbia leaves San Francisco to travel for business, he still bunks down with Airbnb hosts.

Danish modern: 48 hours in Copenhagen with Airbnb's Joe Gebbia

Mar 10 2015

NEW YORK Home-sharing website Airbnb.com (https://www.airbnb.com/) has made it big, but when co-founder Joe Gebbia leaves San Francisco to travel for business, he still bunks down with Airbnb hosts.

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