The Def Jam Records co-founder has some alternative metrics for guiding lasting success.
Digital Royalty CEO Amy Jo Martin explains a key insight about how entrepreneurs ought to view their social media strategies.
Brandi Temple, CEO of Lolly Wolly Doodle, speaks with Inc. Editor Jim Ledbetter at the Inc. 5000 conference about how she discovered success through Facebook.
Joy Chen walked into a company with a diversity problem and made fixing it priority No. 1.
The work environment you start with doesn't have to be the one you keep, as the CEO of CyberSynchs learned.
Adam Grant author of "Give and Take," talks live from the Inc. 5000 conference about how to keep the wrong employees out of your company, ensure the right ones stay engaged, and how to calibrate your giving for success.
Live at the Inc. 5000 conference, Bob Parsons speaks about starting and selling his first company, how entrepreneurship affected his marriage, and why audacious advertising pays off.
Johnny Cupcakes founder Johnny Earle took the 'go big or go home' approach. Here's how he spent all the money he had to move into one of Boston's most prized retail spaces.
Ric Elias was aboard the flight that crash-landed in the Hudson River. That experience eventually led him to make major changes at his company.
Flickr's Caterina Fake explains an easy way to make sure your meetings are always efficient.
You might not be able to hand out raises like candy, but that shouldn't stop you from giving your employees the recognition they deserve.
There are plenty of thrills when you're starting up. But those long stretches of mind-numbing work? That's what ultimately determines whether or not you're successful.
Turnaround king Marcus Lemonis, star of the CNBC Show 'The Profit," speaks to Inc. 5000 entrepreneurs about why it's essential to work the front line, the importance of volunteering, and how focusing on human capital can improve your business.
Starting a business is thrilling... until it's not. Stonyfield Farm's co-founder Gary Hirshberg explains how his entrepreneurial ADD made him rethink his role as CEO.
GoPro's Nick Woodman reveals the two places where he seeks inspiration when he needs it most.
Leila Janah, CEO of Sama Group, spoke at the Inc. Women's Summit about how she plans to shake up entrenched political, economic, and social systems around the world.
Whole Foods' John Mackey describes what he means by 'conscious capitalism'--a movement he co-developed after some trial and error in business.
Founders Lori Cheek of Cheek'd, Meika Hollender of Sustain Condoms, and Miki Agrawal of THINX discuss why they chose to launch in New York City and what they've experienced, both good and bad, as women in their industries.
People buy from people, so the sooner you embrace becoming the face of your company, the better. And that means getting over your fear of public speaking.
VICE co-founder Suroosh Alvi, Upworthy co-founder Eli Pariser, and Aereo founder Chet Kanojia--the entrepreneurs behind three of media's most daring companies--talk with Inc. executive editor Jon Fine about what they've learned so far and what's next.