Meet the veterans who bring their unusual discipline, perspective, and problem-solving skill to the world of game-changing start-ups. Read story
Bill Murphy Jr.
Bill Murphy, Jr., is a journalist, ghostwriter and entrepreneur in Washington, D.C. He is the author of Breakthrough Entrepreneurship (with Jon Burgstone), The Intelligent Entrepreneur, and In a Time of War. Previously, he reported for The Washington Post. @BillMurphyJr
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The most surprising, soaring rhetoric in Mitt Romney's speech last night: his praise of the Apollo moon program. Read story
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