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Entrepreneurs Eve Recap

Chicago had tons of New Year’s Eve parties Monday night and a lot were great, but none were quite like Entrepreneurs Eve. Held at the Adler Planetarium the party was literally an event under the stars. Chicago’s business professionals came out in their finest duds…Read The Full Post

Haute 100 Update: PayPal Founder Peter Thiel Grants Young Entrepreneurs $100,000 to Skip College

Many of today’s success stories, especially in the tech entrepreneurial realm, didn’t require a college degree to come to fruition. PayPal founder, Silicon Valley heavyweight, and venture capitalist (he was the first to invest in Facebook) Peter Thiel has launched the “20 Under 20” program, which supports young entrepreneurs who choose to skip the traditional college route and straight into their dreams.

Fox Business Network Anchor Liz Claman on the Art of Interviewing

Liz Claman isn’t afraid to ask tough the questions. In fact, it’s what drives her. As the host of Countdown to the Closing Bell and After the Bell, the FOX Business Network anchor has gone head-to-head with some of the world’s most influential power players from Warren Buffet to Bill Clinton—and she won’t let them off the hook even if they squirm.

Private Clubs in San Francisco Are Hip, Happening, and Haute

While stodgy places like the Pacific Union Club and The Bohemian Club have served as the city’s pre-eminent private social clubs for men for years and are infamous for their decades-long waiting lists to become a member, times are a changing. Today’s private clubs in San Francisco (yes, we hear that SoHo House is on the way) are edgy, inclusive and haute. Here are four clubs where even Groucho Marx would want to join, if they would have him as a member.

London College of Fashion Returns to Dubai

Fashion education in the UAE is on the rise with courses such as the London College of Fashion, which returns to Dubai next week from 8-22 October. The biggest edition thus far, a total of 16 courses are being offered by the institute’s well-known lecturers. Taking place once again at Vida Hotel in Downtown Dubai, the continuation of such courses reveals the region’s increasing need for fashion education and certification from a world-renowned institute such as the London College of Fashion.