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Bridgewater Associates founder and co-CIO Ray Dalio.

Ray Dalio started Bridgewater in his apartment and built it into the world’s largest hedge fund. Here are 5 major lessons he’s learned ove...

Ray Dalio, founder and co-CIO of Bridgewater Associates, shares insights from his career spent building the world's largest hedge fund.
Bridgewater Associates founder and co-CIO Ray Dalio.

‘Pain is a great teacher’: How Ray Dalio, the world’s most successful (and mysterious) hedge-fund founder, came back from financial ...

Bridgewater Associates founder and co-CIO Ray Dalio explains what the last few years taught him about leadership and success.
Daily Beast CEO and former Gawker president Heather Dietrick.

Gawker’s former president explains how she told 200 people the company was going bankrupt without making them hate her for it

Daily Beast CEO and former Gawker president Heather Dietrick had to help guide Gawker's staff through its final six months.
Dutch DJ Nick van de Wall is better known by his stage name Afrojack.

Grammy-winning DJ Afrojack says a key insight allowed him to go from performing to building and running his own company

Afrojack tells himself and his managers to "be neutral" and separate ego from decision making.
Dan Brown is the author of hit thrillers like "The Da Vinci Code" and "Inferno."

Bestselling author Dan Brown says his hit ‘The Da Vinci Code’ taught him a fundamental lesson about success

Dan Brown's first three novels went from failures to bestsellers after "The Da Vinci Code" exploded, showing him quality is not enough for success.
In his MasterClass series, Brown shows how process is as important as ideas when it comes to writing novels.

The author of ‘The Da Vinci Code’ nearly crumbled under the weight of 250 million readers’ expectations — until he reminded hi...

To become one of the world's bestselling authors, Dan Brown had to learn to ignore the noise around him.
Restaurant Brands International CEO Daniel Schwartz.

When the CEO who took over Burger King at 32 got the job, the first thing he did was learn to make hamburgers

Daniel Schwartz toured Burger King locations throughout the world when he took the CEO job.
Dutch DJ Nick van de Wall is better known by his stage name Afrojack.

Grammy-winning DJ Afrojack says 10 years of working with celebrities like Pitbull and Nicki Minaj has taught him the most important trait for anyone i...

DJ Afrojack said that at even the highest levels of show business, everyone notices the celebrities who look down on people.
Restaurant Brands International CEO Daniel Schwartz oversees Burger King, Tim Hortons, and Popeyes.

The CEO who took over Burger King at age 32 learned that any major problem at work usually boils down to one of 3 reasons

Restaurant Brands International's CEO says it is vital to identify whether a problem is caused by owners, strategy, or people in the wrong positions.