• Drew Houston (Founder Dropbox) - Talk - Finding Your Way as an Entrepreneur @ Stanford University

    Entrepreneurial Thoughts Drew Houston is CEO and co-founder of Dropbox, and has led Dropbox's growth from a simple idea to a service relied upon by millions around the world. Drew leads all of Dropbox's activities, and is actively involved in its business and product decisions. Before founding Dropbox, Drew attended MIT's Course 6 (Computer Science). He took a quick leave from school to form Accolade, an online SAT prep startup, and also worked as a software engineer for Bit9. After graduating from MIT, Drew recognized that people needed a way to bring their files with them without sending email attachments or carrying USB drives. He began writing a solution to this problem in early 2007 before demo-ing an early version to Arash Ferdowsi in Boston. The two of them then began working o...

    published: 04 Jun 2012
  • Jack Ma, Alibaba Group: Stanford GSB 2015 Entrepreneurial Company of the Year

    At the 38th annual ENCORE Award event on September 24, 2015, the Stanford Graduate School of Business honored Alibaba Group. Jack Ma, Lead Founder and Executive Chairman, discussed entrepreneurship in a fireside chat with Yahoo! founder Jerry Yang, BS/MS ’90.

    published: 30 Sep 2015
  • Elon Musk: Tesla Motors CEO, Stanford GSB 2013 Entrepreneurial Company of the Year

    At the 36th annual ENCORE Award event on October 2, 2013, Stanford Graduate School of Business honored Tesla Motor CEO and Product Architect, Elon Musk. Chairman of the ENCORE Selection Committee Geoff Yang (MBA '85) describes why Tesla Motors was selected: 04:20 Fireside Chat with Steve Jurvetson (MBA '95) and Elon Musk: 07:55 Elon Musk discusses 3 areas he thought would have a positive impact on the future: Sustainable energy, Internet and making life multi-planetary 09:00 Elon Musk: "I didn't get into any of this with the expectation of success." 10:46 Why Elon Musk decided to study at Stanford in 1995 11:23 Choosing to focus on the Internet versus electric vehicle technology 11:45 Humble beginnings: When Elon Musk started his first Internet company 13:35 Elon Musk on being t...

    published: 09 Oct 2013
  • Top 10 Mistakes Made by Entrepreneurs

    Part of 2010 Conference on Entrepreneurship. What things typically trip up an entrepreneur in starting and running a company? Is it getting the right business partner? Is it having the killer technology? How does one recover from major setbacks? A panel of seasoned entrepreneurs, angels, venture capitalists, and board members discuss the common pitfalls most new entrepreneurs encounter when building their businesses. Read entrepreneurship stories: http://www.gsb.stanford.edu/news/entrepreneurship/ Watch more entrepreneurship videos: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t4bqFvq4dZU&list=PLxq_lXOUlvQCr9xk2F6yX2f8oakDqEqOb Follow on Twitter: https://twitter.com/stanfordbiz Like on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/StanfordGSB

    published: 23 Mar 2010
  • The Future of Technology & Entrepreneurship

    Michael Moritz (Chairman, Sequoia Capital) hosts a fireside chat with Patrick Collison (Cofounder & CEO, Stripe), and Apoorva Mehta (Founder & CEO, Instacart). The discussion will centers on the future of engineering and entrepreneurship in Silicon Valley. Presented by Tau Beta Pi Engineering Honor Society, California Gamma Chapter at Stanford University.

    published: 15 May 2015
  • 3. Nine Key Frameworks for Entrepreneurship

    Chuck Eesley examines what he describes as the frameworks for entrepreneurship. He describes nine basic models and frameworks for entrepreneurship and hopes that by giving a very broad sense of what entrepreneurship is and what separates the successes from failures. Take the quizzes and find the rest of the course at http://eesley.blogspot.com Stanford University: http://www.stanford.edu/ Management Science and Engineering at Stanford: http://www.stanford.edu/dept/MSandE Stanford University Channel on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/stanford

    published: 17 May 2012
  • What They Don't Teach in Business School about Entrepreneurship

    Part of 2010 Conference on Entrepreneurship. Description: A group of entrepreneurs talk about what they learned in the trenches that they never could have learned in a classroom. The panelists will also share the courses that were most helpful to them in their entrepreneurial ventures, the courses that they wished they had taken, and the topics that business schools should be teaching to aspiring entrepreneurs. Read entrepreneurship stories: http://www.gsb.stanford.edu/news/entrepreneurship/ Follow on Twitter: https://twitter.com/stanfordbiz Like on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/StanfordGSB

    published: 24 Mar 2010
  • George Foster: Entrepreneurship in Sports

    George Foster says the potential for wealth creation in the field of sports entrepreneurship has been vastly underestimated. But he warns that sports industry fortunes can fall as quickly as they rise, and gives advice to aspiring sports entrepreneurs on how to avoid common mistakes. He is professor of management at Stanford Graduate School of Business where he teaches sports management, entrepreneurship, and finance. He works closely with the Stanford Athletic Department in recruiting and advising student athletes, and directs the NFL-Stanford Executive Program. Learn more about George Foster: https://www.gsb.stanford.edu/users/gfoster Learn more about Stanford Graduate School of Business: http://www.gsb.stanford.edu

    published: 09 Dec 2013
  • Mark Dwight: Micro-Manufacturing Entrepreneur

    Mark Dwight steered San Francisco's iconic bike messenger bag maker Timbuk2 back from the brink of bankruptcy to profitability, and a $20 million sale to private equity investors in 2005, before leaving to start his own company Rickshaw Bagworks. He's a passionate advocate for the "maker movement", who believes that micro-manufacturers, like his small cut-and-sew factory in San Francisco's Dogpatch neighborhood, are the future of American manufacturing. He earned his MBA from Stanford Graduate School of Business in 1989, and says he's learned over the years that being an entrepreneur in Silicon Valley doesn't have to mean working in the tech industry. Learn more about Rickshaw Bagworks: http://www.rickshawbags.com Learn more about Mark Dwight's non-profit SF Made, which supports local ma...

    published: 12 Nov 2013
  • Jen-Hsun Huang - Stanford student and Entrepreneur

    http://scpd.stanford.edu/coursesSeminars/seminarsAndWebinars.jsp - Every successful thing needs to be torn down and rebuilt. In more of an intimate conversation than a lecture, Huang relates his experience as an engineer, entrepreneur, and innovator. Find out how he meets the ever-constant challenge of re-invention as co-founder and CEO of NVIDIA.

    published: 23 Jun 2011
  • Reed Hastings, Netflix: Stanford GSB 2014 Entrepreneurial Company of the Year

    At the 37th annual ENCORE Award event on September 23, 2014, Stanford Graduate School of Business honored Netflix, and Netflix Founder and CEO Reed Hastings, MS '88. Reed Hastings speaks on the history of the company, the challenges they faced, and how Netflix became the innovative leader it is today.

    published: 15 Oct 2014
  • Stanford's Startup Garage Teaches Entrepreneurship

    Stanford's Startup Garage Teaches Entrepreneurship

    published: 19 Aug 2013
  • Global Entrepreneurship Summit @ Stanford: Barack Obama Highlights

    At the Global Entrepreneurship Summit hosted on Stanford's campus, President Barack Obama discussed how to empower people around the world to foster the kind of innovation characteristic of places like Stanford and the Silicon Valley.

    published: 25 Jun 2016
  • Steve Blank: "Entrepreneurship is a Calling"

    Steve Blank, serial entrepreneur and Stanford consulting associate professor, explains what it takes to become a successful entrepreneur. He appeared at the E-Provocateur speaker series hosted by the Center for Entrepreneurial Studies (CES) at the Stanford Graduate School of Business on October 23, 2012. Learn more about Steve Blank: http://engineering.stanford.edu/profile/sblank Learn more about the Stanford Center for Entrepreneurial Studies (CES): http://www.gsb.stanford.edu/ces Learn more about the Stanford Graduate School of Business: http://gsb.stanford.edu

    published: 13 Nov 2012
  • Steve Garrity: Impact: Stanford Entrepreneurship and Innovation [Entire Talk]

    This special presentation features a panel of Stanford alumni reflecting on their personal entrepreneurial experiences at Stanford and in the vibrant Silicon Valley ecosystem. This conversation follows a presentation of remarkable results from the Stanford Innovation Survey, measuring the economic impact of Stanford alumni engaged in entrepreneurial activity. View more clips and share your comments at http://ecorner.stanford.edu/authorMaterialInfo.html?mid=3017

    published: 28 Nov 2012
  • Tory Burch and Pattie Sellers Discuss Business, Power & Entrepreneurship

    Fashion entrepreneur Tory Burch and magazine journalist Pattie Sellers discuss business, power and entrepreneurship. Sellers is senior editor at large for Fortune Magazine, where she oversees the "Most Powerful Women" franchise. She interviewed fashion entrepreneur Tory Burch onstage for the event "Entrepreneurship, Power and Leadership: A conversation between Pattie Sellers and Tory Burch" at the Stanford Graduate School of Business on January 15, 2013. Tory Burch founded her own fashion label in 2004. Her clothing line is now carried in more than 800 stores worldwide. She also heads the Tory Burch Foundation, which offers mentorship opportunities to women entrepreneurs and provides micro-loans to women-owned businesses.

    published: 04 Jun 2014
Drew Houston (Founder Dropbox) - Talk - Finding Your Way as an Entrepreneur @ Stanford University

Drew Houston (Founder Dropbox) - Talk - Finding Your Way as an Entrepreneur @ Stanford University

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  • Updated: 04 Jun 2012
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Entrepreneurial Thoughts Drew Houston is CEO and co-founder of Dropbox, and has led Dropbox's growth from a simple idea to a service relied upon by millions around the world. Drew leads all of Dropbox's activities, and is actively involved in its business and product decisions. Before founding Dropbox, Drew attended MIT's Course 6 (Computer Science). He took a quick leave from school to form Accolade, an online SAT prep startup, and also worked as a software engineer for Bit9. After graduating from MIT, Drew recognized that people needed a way to bring their files with them without sending email attachments or carrying USB drives. He began writing a solution to this problem in early 2007 before demo-ing an early version to Arash Ferdowsi in Boston. The two of them then began working on the project that would eventually become Dropbox. Big Tanks to Stanford University: http://ecorner.stanford.edu/authorMaterialInfo.html?mid=2983
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Jack Ma, Alibaba Group: Stanford GSB 2015 Entrepreneurial Company of the Year

Jack Ma, Alibaba Group: Stanford GSB 2015 Entrepreneurial Company of the Year

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  • Updated: 30 Sep 2015
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At the 38th annual ENCORE Award event on September 24, 2015, the Stanford Graduate School of Business honored Alibaba Group. Jack Ma, Lead Founder and Executive Chairman, discussed entrepreneurship in a fireside chat with Yahoo! founder Jerry Yang, BS/MS ’90.
https://wn.com/Jack_Ma,_Alibaba_Group_Stanford_Gsb_2015_Entrepreneurial_Company_Of_The_Year
Elon Musk: Tesla Motors CEO, Stanford GSB 2013 Entrepreneurial Company of the Year

Elon Musk: Tesla Motors CEO, Stanford GSB 2013 Entrepreneurial Company of the Year

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  • Updated: 09 Oct 2013
  • views: 140454
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At the 36th annual ENCORE Award event on October 2, 2013, Stanford Graduate School of Business honored Tesla Motor CEO and Product Architect, Elon Musk. Chairman of the ENCORE Selection Committee Geoff Yang (MBA '85) describes why Tesla Motors was selected: 04:20 Fireside Chat with Steve Jurvetson (MBA '95) and Elon Musk: 07:55 Elon Musk discusses 3 areas he thought would have a positive impact on the future: Sustainable energy, Internet and making life multi-planetary 09:00 Elon Musk: "I didn't get into any of this with the expectation of success." 10:46 Why Elon Musk decided to study at Stanford in 1995 11:23 Choosing to focus on the Internet versus electric vehicle technology 11:45 Humble beginnings: When Elon Musk started his first Internet company 13:35 Elon Musk on being the CEO of two companies at the same time 16:41 Driving innovation in tough, highly-regulated industries 19:33 The role of luck in electric vehicle design to build the best car 23:15 When did you first know all vehicles would be electric? 25:40 "I used to talk to dates about electric cars." 26:37 Tesla Motors on being a purpose-driven, not profit-driven business 29:16 "We have to generate enough cash flow to fund future developments." 31:12 Elon Musk about SpaceX and Mars 31:40 On Tesla Motors model line-up and trademarks 39:00 Elon Musk on electric supersonic VTOL aircrafts 40:49 Is Tesla Motors going to expand worldwide, including China? 42:53 How does Elon Musk balance profits with purpose? 46:05 Elon Musk on making a car for the masses 51:08
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Top 10 Mistakes Made by Entrepreneurs

Top 10 Mistakes Made by Entrepreneurs

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  • Updated: 23 Mar 2010
  • views: 637988
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Part of 2010 Conference on Entrepreneurship. What things typically trip up an entrepreneur in starting and running a company? Is it getting the right business partner? Is it having the killer technology? How does one recover from major setbacks? A panel of seasoned entrepreneurs, angels, venture capitalists, and board members discuss the common pitfalls most new entrepreneurs encounter when building their businesses. Read entrepreneurship stories: http://www.gsb.stanford.edu/news/entrepreneurship/ Watch more entrepreneurship videos: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t4bqFvq4dZU&list=PLxq_lXOUlvQCr9xk2F6yX2f8oakDqEqOb Follow on Twitter: https://twitter.com/stanfordbiz Like on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/StanfordGSB
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The Future of Technology & Entrepreneurship

The Future of Technology & Entrepreneurship

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  • Duration: 57:57
  • Updated: 15 May 2015
  • views: 17897
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Michael Moritz (Chairman, Sequoia Capital) hosts a fireside chat with Patrick Collison (Cofounder & CEO, Stripe), and Apoorva Mehta (Founder & CEO, Instacart). The discussion will centers on the future of engineering and entrepreneurship in Silicon Valley. Presented by Tau Beta Pi Engineering Honor Society, California Gamma Chapter at Stanford University.
https://wn.com/The_Future_Of_Technology_Entrepreneurship
3. Nine Key Frameworks for Entrepreneurship

3. Nine Key Frameworks for Entrepreneurship

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  • Updated: 17 May 2012
  • views: 41051
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Chuck Eesley examines what he describes as the frameworks for entrepreneurship. He describes nine basic models and frameworks for entrepreneurship and hopes that by giving a very broad sense of what entrepreneurship is and what separates the successes from failures. Take the quizzes and find the rest of the course at http://eesley.blogspot.com Stanford University: http://www.stanford.edu/ Management Science and Engineering at Stanford: http://www.stanford.edu/dept/MSandE Stanford University Channel on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/stanford
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What They Don't Teach in Business School about Entrepreneurship

What They Don't Teach in Business School about Entrepreneurship

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  • Updated: 24 Mar 2010
  • views: 760912
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Part of 2010 Conference on Entrepreneurship. Description: A group of entrepreneurs talk about what they learned in the trenches that they never could have learned in a classroom. The panelists will also share the courses that were most helpful to them in their entrepreneurial ventures, the courses that they wished they had taken, and the topics that business schools should be teaching to aspiring entrepreneurs. Read entrepreneurship stories: http://www.gsb.stanford.edu/news/entrepreneurship/ Follow on Twitter: https://twitter.com/stanfordbiz Like on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/StanfordGSB
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George Foster: Entrepreneurship in Sports

George Foster: Entrepreneurship in Sports

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  • Updated: 09 Dec 2013
  • views: 7374
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George Foster says the potential for wealth creation in the field of sports entrepreneurship has been vastly underestimated. But he warns that sports industry fortunes can fall as quickly as they rise, and gives advice to aspiring sports entrepreneurs on how to avoid common mistakes. He is professor of management at Stanford Graduate School of Business where he teaches sports management, entrepreneurship, and finance. He works closely with the Stanford Athletic Department in recruiting and advising student athletes, and directs the NFL-Stanford Executive Program. Learn more about George Foster: https://www.gsb.stanford.edu/users/gfoster Learn more about Stanford Graduate School of Business: http://www.gsb.stanford.edu
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Mark Dwight: Micro-Manufacturing Entrepreneur

Mark Dwight: Micro-Manufacturing Entrepreneur

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  • Updated: 12 Nov 2013
  • views: 25167
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Mark Dwight steered San Francisco's iconic bike messenger bag maker Timbuk2 back from the brink of bankruptcy to profitability, and a $20 million sale to private equity investors in 2005, before leaving to start his own company Rickshaw Bagworks. He's a passionate advocate for the "maker movement", who believes that micro-manufacturers, like his small cut-and-sew factory in San Francisco's Dogpatch neighborhood, are the future of American manufacturing. He earned his MBA from Stanford Graduate School of Business in 1989, and says he's learned over the years that being an entrepreneur in Silicon Valley doesn't have to mean working in the tech industry. Learn more about Rickshaw Bagworks: http://www.rickshawbags.com Learn more about Mark Dwight's non-profit SF Made, which supports local manufacturing: http://www.sfmade.org
https://wn.com/Mark_Dwight_Micro_Manufacturing_Entrepreneur
Jen-Hsun Huang - Stanford student and Entrepreneur

Jen-Hsun Huang - Stanford student and Entrepreneur

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  • Updated: 23 Jun 2011
  • views: 19834
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http://scpd.stanford.edu/coursesSeminars/seminarsAndWebinars.jsp - Every successful thing needs to be torn down and rebuilt. In more of an intimate conversation than a lecture, Huang relates his experience as an engineer, entrepreneur, and innovator. Find out how he meets the ever-constant challenge of re-invention as co-founder and CEO of NVIDIA.
https://wn.com/Jen_Hsun_Huang_Stanford_Student_And_Entrepreneur
Reed Hastings, Netflix: Stanford GSB 2014 Entrepreneurial Company of the Year

Reed Hastings, Netflix: Stanford GSB 2014 Entrepreneurial Company of the Year

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  • Duration: 58:38
  • Updated: 15 Oct 2014
  • views: 31785
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At the 37th annual ENCORE Award event on September 23, 2014, Stanford Graduate School of Business honored Netflix, and Netflix Founder and CEO Reed Hastings, MS '88. Reed Hastings speaks on the history of the company, the challenges they faced, and how Netflix became the innovative leader it is today.
https://wn.com/Reed_Hastings,_Netflix_Stanford_Gsb_2014_Entrepreneurial_Company_Of_The_Year
Stanford's Startup Garage Teaches Entrepreneurship

Stanford's Startup Garage Teaches Entrepreneurship

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  • Updated: 19 Aug 2013
  • views: 35
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Stanford's Startup Garage Teaches Entrepreneurship
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Global Entrepreneurship Summit @ Stanford: Barack Obama Highlights

Global Entrepreneurship Summit @ Stanford: Barack Obama Highlights

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  • Updated: 25 Jun 2016
  • views: 9742
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At the Global Entrepreneurship Summit hosted on Stanford's campus, President Barack Obama discussed how to empower people around the world to foster the kind of innovation characteristic of places like Stanford and the Silicon Valley.
https://wn.com/Global_Entrepreneurship_Summit_Stanford_Barack_Obama_Highlights
Steve Blank: "Entrepreneurship is a Calling"

Steve Blank: "Entrepreneurship is a Calling"

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  • Updated: 13 Nov 2012
  • views: 7786
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Steve Blank, serial entrepreneur and Stanford consulting associate professor, explains what it takes to become a successful entrepreneur. He appeared at the E-Provocateur speaker series hosted by the Center for Entrepreneurial Studies (CES) at the Stanford Graduate School of Business on October 23, 2012. Learn more about Steve Blank: http://engineering.stanford.edu/profile/sblank Learn more about the Stanford Center for Entrepreneurial Studies (CES): http://www.gsb.stanford.edu/ces Learn more about the Stanford Graduate School of Business: http://gsb.stanford.edu
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Steve Garrity: Impact: Stanford Entrepreneurship and Innovation [Entire Talk]

Steve Garrity: Impact: Stanford Entrepreneurship and Innovation [Entire Talk]

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  • Updated: 28 Nov 2012
  • views: 1058
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This special presentation features a panel of Stanford alumni reflecting on their personal entrepreneurial experiences at Stanford and in the vibrant Silicon Valley ecosystem. This conversation follows a presentation of remarkable results from the Stanford Innovation Survey, measuring the economic impact of Stanford alumni engaged in entrepreneurial activity. View more clips and share your comments at http://ecorner.stanford.edu/authorMaterialInfo.html?mid=3017
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Tory Burch and Pattie Sellers Discuss Business, Power & Entrepreneurship

Tory Burch and Pattie Sellers Discuss Business, Power & Entrepreneurship

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  • Updated: 04 Jun 2014
  • views: 17832
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Fashion entrepreneur Tory Burch and magazine journalist Pattie Sellers discuss business, power and entrepreneurship. Sellers is senior editor at large for Fortune Magazine, where she oversees the "Most Powerful Women" franchise. She interviewed fashion entrepreneur Tory Burch onstage for the event "Entrepreneurship, Power and Leadership: A conversation between Pattie Sellers and Tory Burch" at the Stanford Graduate School of Business on January 15, 2013. Tory Burch founded her own fashion label in 2004. Her clothing line is now carried in more than 800 stores worldwide. She also heads the Tory Burch Foundation, which offers mentorship opportunities to women entrepreneurs and provides micro-loans to women-owned businesses.
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