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How John Doerr and VC Firm Kleiner Perkins 'Swing for the Stands'

In a lecture at Stanford's business school, the Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers partner talks about the most important lessons he has learned in his years investing in new ventures.

Ask the Social Media Experts

Likeable Media founders Dave and Carrie Kerpen talk to Inc.com Executive Editor Laura Lorber and answer viewer-submitted questions about social media, rapid business growth, and more.

Getting Customers to Come to You

In a live chat, the author and co-founder of Internet marketing company HubSpot talks to Inc.'s Allison Fass about entrepreneurship.

Elon Musk: 5 Areas That Will Have the Most Important Effect on the Future of Humanity

In a video interview with VC Steve Jurvetson, Elon Musk says he outlined these business opportunities while standing in the shower.

Harness the Power of Your Customers

In a live chat, serial entrepreneur Eric Holtzclaw talks to Inc.'s Christine Lagorio-Chafkin about understanding customers, marketing techniques, and his new book, Laddering.

How Jack Stack Won the Great Game of Business

The founder of SRC Holdings talks to Inc.'s Bo Burlingham about learning to make sense of the numbers--and the importance of ensuring that employees do too.

Susan Leger-Ferraro: How to Develop Incredible Employees

The founder of Imajine That talks about the importance of seeing and supporting your employees as whole people and other lessons she's learned in business.

What It Takes to Succeed at Social Media

Gary Vaynerchuk talks to Inc.'s Eric Schurenberg about social media marketing strategy and his new book, Jab, Jab, Jab, Right Hook: How to Tell Your Story in a Noisy Social World.

7 Stages of Every Growing Business

Les McKeown, founder of Predictable Success, outlines problems and solutions through every stage of a business.

Ben Rattray: The Role of Business in Social Change

The founder of Change.org explains how he came to focus on creating social good and why it's increasingly important for companies to 'be their best selves.'

How to Recruit Better, Retain Longer, and Make Fewer Hiring Mistakes

Selena Cuffe, co-founder of Heritage Link Brands, Sharon Virst-Mozer, founder of FCi Federal, and Katie J. Morgan, senior human resources executive at Bank of America, discuss their experiences managing the hiring process.

SoulCycle: How 2 Strangers Built a Fitness Phenomenon

Founders Julie Rice and Elizabeth Cutler explain how a lunch meeting led to the indoor cycling obsession that's inspiring people across the country.

Georgetown Cupcake: The Recipe for a Successful Family Business

Co-founders and sisters Katherine Berman and Sophie LaMontagne talk about the challenges and triumphs of building a wildly popular cupcake business from scratch.

Essie Weingarten: Colorfully Disrupting the Beauty Industry

By trusting her own taste and emphasizing quality, the Essie Cosmetics founder built a beloved nail polish brand.

Laura Fitton: Mastering Social Media for Business

The founder of oneforty explains how entrepreneurs can become smarter and more effective on social media.

Alexa von Tobel's 8 Lessons for Entrepreneurs

The founder of LearnVest offers the most important lessons she learned while building her award-winning financial management business.

What Does It Take to Turn Around a Business?

Joy Chen explains her path to becoming the CEO of Yes To and the steps she took to rebuild the brand.

Lauren Bush Lauren: Fashioning a Social Enterprise

The FEED founder talks about how her fashion background and passion for fighting world hunger combined to turn her into a leading social entrepreneur.

Kevin Ryan: Being a Successful Entrepreneur in Any Field

The serial entrepreneur talks to Inc.'s Kimberly Weisul about the lessons he's learned from starting multiple companies, including Gilt Groupe and Business Insider.

Why Esther Dyson Invests In What She Invests In

The angel investor talks to Inc.'s Christine Lagorio-Chafkin about her investment decisions and why she can't stand redundancy.