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17 Toni Morrison quotes on writing, love, life, and race that show why she was so beloved

Toni Morrison, the iconic American author, professor, Nobel Laureate, and Pulitzer Prize winner best known for her masterpiece “Beloved,” died Tuesday at 88 years old. The groundbreaking novelist was an inspiration to many noteworthy people, including President Barack Obama and Oprah Winfrey. Tap into Morrison’s timeless wisdom through some of her most inspirational quotes below. […]

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THE ESPORTS ECOSYSTEM: Why competitive video gaming will soon become a billion dollar opportunity

This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider’s premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence, click here. What is eSports? History & Rise of Video Game Tournaments Years ago, eSports was a community of video gamers who would gather at conventions to play Counter Strike, Call […]

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I had an unforgettable lunch with Warren Buffett, and by the end of the meal I was convinced he’s a success for 5 reasons

Zack Friedman is the founder and CEO of Make Lemonade, a personal finance company. The following is an excerpt from his book, “The Lemonade Life: How to Fuel Success, Create Happiness, and Conquer Anything.” In this excerpt, he describes having lunch with Warren Buffett in Omaha, and what he learned from him. Buffett expressed immense […]

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These work flats from Cole Haan were designed with help from UMass Amherst’s Biomechanics lab — they’re so comfortable I could wear them all day

Cole Haan’s ‘Grand Ambition’ is to make comfortable women’s dress shoes you can slip on and wear all day without a second thought. All the shoes in the new women’s collection feature Grand Foam cushioning, which absorbs shock and distributes weight with each step. For the Skimmer flats ($160), supportive construction is combined with a […]

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You might be paying for iPhone app subscriptions you’re not using — here’s how to cancel them (AAPL)

You might have several monthly or annual subscriptions for content or apps billed through iTunes. Here’s how you can check what you’re subscribed to through Apple. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. Nobody likes paying for things they don’t use. So if you’re an iPhone user, you should double-check to make sure you didn’t […]

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I tried Marco’s Pizza, which was named the ‘best pizza chain in America,’ and found that it mostly lived up to the hype.

Marco’s Pizza was recently named America’s “Pizza Chain of the Year” for 2019, per Harris Poll EquiTrend Study. And so, I visited Marco’s Pizza’s location in West Sacramento, California, to see why so many Americans like this chain so much. During my visit, I ordered a small cheese pizza, a small pepperoni pizza, cheesy bread, […]

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We spoke with the head of Uber Health about how his team built a healthcare organization within a $70 billion tech company (UBER)

This is an excerpt from a story delivered exclusively to Business Insider Intelligence Transportation & Logistics Premium subscribers. To receive insights like this each morning, click here. Although the healthcare industry has been notoriously resistant to change, its transformation at the hands of digitization has recently picked up pace. With that shift, nontraditional players are […]