Table of Contents:VOL. 165, NO. 5 - April 09, 2012
The 12 greatest entrepreneurs of our time -- and what you can learn from them Great ideas are hard to come by. Putting them to work is even harder. Meet the founders who turned concepts into companies and changed the face of business. By John A. Byrne
Europe's foxiest banker takes on the world Emilio Botín has made Santander a European financial powerhouse by acquiring prominent foreign banks for bargain prices. By Charles P. Wallace
Mitt Romney's hedge fund kingmaker Elite money manager Paul Singer, a passionate defender of the 1% and a rising Republican power broker, is determined to put a candidate who shares his views back in the White House. By Michelle Celarier
Is Pinterest the next Facebook? An exclusive look inside CEO Ben Silbermann's social media sensation. By Jessi Hempel
The briefing Putin's nemesis gains ground; the rush is on for tungsten; and more.
Closer look Yahoo is suing Facebook, saying it violated its patents. Does Amazon have a case too?By Roger Parloff
World's Most Admired Companies How Intuit rules. By Richard McGill Murphy
The chartist Wheels of tomorrow. By Anne VanderMey; graphics by Nicolas Rapp
Tech@work Inside SAP's radical makeover. By Michal Lev-Ram
Tech star AnchorFree: A road warrior's friend and a censor's foe. By Alex Konrad
Wall Street interview Daniel Peris: It's all about the dividends. By Scott Cendrowski
Wealth adviserBeware the tax bite of oil and gold ETFs. By Janice Revell
Face-off Is Boeing's stock ready to fly? Interviews By Ryan Derousseau
Geoff Colvin Politicians say they can cure the middle-class blues. Don't believe them.
Allan Sloan Which part of government deserves props for doing its job? Yup, the Fed.
Becky Quick To fill local coffers, strike down the "Amazon exemption."
Jack and Suzy Welch What do great leaders have in common? They're authentic. Authenticity alone doesn't make you a leader, but you sure can't be a leader without it.
Dan Primack Obama and private equity: Friends or foes?