Inc.

THE TRANSIT OF VENUS

I WOULD GUESS THAT MANY, IF NOT MOST, kids who eventually became entrepreneurs wanted to grow up to be sports or TV stars. When you’re a kid, that’s who your heroes are. So it’s a bit ironic how many sports and TV stars,

You're reading a preview, sign up to read more.

More from Inc.

Inc.2 min readTech
Boardroom Battle
Sales at Brandi Temple’s successful children’s clothing company, Lolly Wolly Doodle, dropped by half virtually overnight. Then the real drama began.
Inc.2 min read
A Tip Of The Cap To Bollman
One day in 1960, the schools closed in Adamstown, Pennsylvania, in Lancaster County, as much of the population spilled out onto the streets to greet visiting royalty. Roy Rogers, America’s famous singing cowboy, had come to town to personally thank t
Inc.5 min read
Getting the Word Out
Nudging your customers to sing your praises is the best advertising you never bought. But be careful: There’s an art to this ask.