Table of Contents:VOL. 165, NO. 3 - February 27, 2012
An inside look at Toyota, Nike, and SV Angel A special package of stories on the inner workings of three companies. By Geoff Colvin
Toyota's comeback kid Akio Toyoda, grandson of the founder, has the carmaker back on track after a spell of bad luck and breakdowns. By Alex Taylor III
Nike's new marketing mojo How the legendary brand blew up its single-slogan approach and drafted a new playbook for the digital era. By Scott Cendrowski
The Silicon Valley startup's best friend Prolific angel investor Ron Conway has rarely met an Internet startup he didn't like. When it comes to picking the next big thing, there's a right way and a wrong way. And then there's the Conway. By Miguel Helft
Why stocks beat gold and bonds In an adaptation from his upcoming shareholder letter, the Oracle of Omaha explains why equities almost always beat the alternatives over time. By Warren Buffett
By the numbers Winter tomatoes -- from Maine! The promise of hydroponic farms. By Anne VanderMey
The briefing The states with the fattest reserves, Army chic for the urban warrior, tweeting about the Muppets, and more.
Closer look A new Rx for health from Dr. David Agus. By Brian Dumaine
Brainstorm China's Mr. Solar discusses the future of the solar power industry. Interview by Brian Dumaine
The best advice I ever got TV 's Dr. Oz on leadership. Interview By Ellen Florian
How I got started Forrest Lucas on how he built an oil empire. Interview by Dinah Eng
Verne Harnish Looking for a way out of middle-management hell? Five tips for starting your own business.
David vs. Goliath How three small businesses are taking on the big guys. By Elaine Pofeldt
Mobility@work Intel's (latest) mobile comeback. By Michal Lev-Ram
A Facebook IPO reality check The social media juggernaut's financial filing reveals some uncomfortable truths about Silicon Valley and Wall Street. By Allan Sloan
A hedge fund's Canadian land play Superstar investor Seth Klarman's controversial plan to develop a quarry in Ontario could pay off bigtime. By Scott Cendrowski
Allan Sloan Wall Street wants to keep its bargain tax rates. Here's why they should go.
Nina Easton The Harvard Business School's new plan for U.S. competitiveness.
Dan Primack Mitt Romney should act more like a private equity investor.
Becky Quick It drives me crazy! A short screed on the stupidity of car salesmen.