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Executive Director, Digital — Inc.
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Shark Tank's Kevin O'Leary: 3 Ways to Guarantee You'll Make a Deal When You Pitch Your Business — In remarks at the iCONIC:DC conference in Washington, D.C., Wednesday morning, Kevin O'Leary said all of the entrepreneurs who have gotten funded on have done three key things. "If there's anything you remember [today], remember these three things," the reality-show star told an audience of 650 entrepreneurs in an on-stage interview with Tyler Mathisen, co-anchor of CNBC's Power Lunch.

Shark Tank's Robert Herjavec: When Not to Sell Your Business — A few months ago, Shark Tank star Robert Herjavec thought about selling his global information-security company. He conferred with Mark Cuban, the fellow Shark he made no secret of disliking earlier in the show's history. "I actually sat down with Mark. I asked, 'What do you think? Should I sell my business?'

Gillian Tett: How to Stay Nimble and Take on Giants — The U.S. Managing Editor for the Financial Times and author of The Silo Effect talks with Inc.'s Allison Fass about competing against bureaucratic behemoths.

Marcus Lemonis: Admitting Your Biggest Fear Can Lead You to Phenomenal Success — Within minutes of walking on stage at the iCONIC conference in Chicago on Tuesday, Marcus Lemonis talked about a low point in his life. In 1991, after he had just finished eighth grade, he weighed 225 pounds, had a terrible eating disorder, struggled as a result of having been molested five years earlier, and didn't have any friends.

IN BRIEF; A Coffee-Sandwich Merger Has Its First Offspring — Xando Coffee and Bar and Cosi Sandwich Bar, restaurant chains that merged in September, opened their first combined location at 461 Park Avenue South (at 31st Street) on Wednesday. In addition to offering the food that each restaurant has already become known for, like Xando's s'mores and Cosi's freshly baked bread, the 80-seat Xando Cosi has an expanded menu with items neither chain has sold before.

Founder trumpets religion — Highlighting the themes in his autobiography, titled "It's Easier to Succeed Than to Fail," S. Truett Cathy-founder and chair of Chick-fil-A-spoke Wednesday afternoon to an audience of Divinity school students and professors about the important role religion has played in his life.

Is Stephen Wolfram the Isaac Newton of Our Time? — The Wolfram Research founder looks at the technological implications of a shift that the scientific community has experienced in recent years.

Stephen Wolfram: How Crowdfunding Will Change Science — One of Stephen Wolfram's challenges has been getting the public invested in his unorthodox methods for figuring out the fundamental theory of physics.

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