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They're the hottest young stars in business across the globe. They're innovators, disrupters, and job creators. They're in technology, yes, but also in movies, music, athletic wear, and even curry-flavored chocolate. And they're just getting started.
From social media IPOs to natural gas plays to cloud computing launches, it's been a tumultuous year at the summit of the business world. Top honors go to a leader who has combined record returns with political activism.
Which companies have the best reputations? Apple tops the list for the fifth year in a row. See who else made the top 50 this year.
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These women run companies whose stocks surged in the past year -- significantly beating the S&P 500.
Silicon Valley isn't known for its diversity, but it is home to a handful of highly paid female executives.
These startups are working to leverage technology to level the playing field for minorities and women in tech.
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Jared Leto, Patrick Dempsey, Nas and Will.i.am have at least one thing in common. They're all startup investors.
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