How did a starch salesman invent modern football? Learn how a 25-year old entrepreneur turned his company athletic team into the Chicago Bears. The story of George Halas and the birth of the NFL.
His boss called him a “stupid kid.” And with money from his grandma’s cookie jar, he proved him wrong! Learn how an 18-year old turned a $300 gift into a national retail empire. The story of Dicks Sporting Goods.
When his poor worshipers refused charity, this entrepreneurial pastor invented a way to give them jobs – a non-profit organization whose business model pays for itself: Goodwill Industries.
A pub fight inspired this world famous product — a book to settle bar arguments. Learn why a businessman conceived the Guinness Book of World Records.
This business was inspired by an old supermarket and unbreakable baby beds. Learn what led a World War II veteran to create the Toys ‘R’ Us empire.