• The One Important Thing Mary Barra Told Congress
    Businessweek - Apr 2
    Mary Barra, chief executive of General Motors (GM), just wrapped up her ritual flogging by a House panel. She apologized. She promised a full investigation. She remained calm and contrite while still resisting demands from... Read »
    1 year ago
  • GM CEO Faces Second Day On Capitol Hill
    NYT - Apr 2
    Soon after General Motors’ chief executive, Mary T. Barra, took her seat on Wednesday before a Senate panel to answer questions about the company’s decadelong failure to fix a faulty switch linked to 13 deaths, she... Read »
    1 year ago
  • Mozilla CEO Refuses To Resign Over Prop 8 Backlash
    The Guardian - Apr 2
    The new CEO of Mozilla, the not-for-profit organisation behind the Firefox web browser, declined on Tuesday to offer a rationale for his 2008 donation in support of California's gay marriage ban, insisting he would remain in... Read »
    1 year ago
  • The State Of Free Speech In The C-Suite
    Washington Post - Apr 2
    How much do a CEO's past political views matter once he's elevated to the top job? A lot, apparently. Brendan Eich, the creator of JavaScript and one of the co-founders of Mozilla, which builds the web browser Firefox, was... Read »
    1 year ago
  • State Wants Taxpayers To Give Billionaire Elon Musk...
    LA Weekly - Mar 28
    So said the state Board of Equalization this week, which endorsed a proposal by California Assemblyman Al Muratsuchi to give Musk's SpaceX the tax break it deserves. Muratsuchi's office says the bill, AB 777, would provide... Read »
    1 year ago
  • Google’s Larry Page: NSA Spying Endangers Democracy
    Forbes - Mar 20
    Google chairman Eric Schmidt may be “pretty sure” that Google is keeping its users’ data safe from government snooping, but for CEO Larry Page, that’s small consolation. In an on-stage Q&A at the TED conference... Read »
    1 year ago
  • Oprah Winfrey Is Planning To Roll Out Her Red...
    NY Daily - Mar 19
    The media mogul is slated to headline an April fundraiser for Lavern Chatman, former president and CEO of the Northern Virginia Urban League, who is vying to replace retiring Democratic Rep. Jim Moran.... Read »
    1 year ago
  • Trump Bowed Out Of Race
    Huff Post - Mar 18
    While Trump ended his campaign he said that he has other plans and to stay tuned. Trump's "bigger plans" undoubtedly are a 2016 run for the White House. In 2012, Trump played make-believe presidential candidate before he... Read »
    1 year ago
  • Zuckerberg to Obama: Surveillance Damages The Internet
    NY Daily - Mar 14
    Mark Zuckerberg, CEO of Facebook, said Thursday that he has called President Obama to express his frustration over reports on the U.S. government’s Internet behavior, saying that it is damaging the Internet.... Read »
    1 year ago
  • Donald Trump Will Be Making His Decision Soon…
    syracuse.com - Mar 12
    Donald Trump continues to postpone his decision about whether to challenge Gov. Andrew Cuomo this fall. But the real estate mogul clearly has material for political stump speeches, should he ever choose to run. On Tuesday... Read »
    1 year ago
  • 4 Major Revolutions Happening In The Boardroom
    CEO.com - Mar 7
    The past 10 years have seen a transformation in the way corporate boardrooms interact with executive leadership. New regulations require that the majority of a company’s directors be independent in order to prevent fraud... Read »
    1 year ago
  • How Leaders Can Find Their Mojo
    Entrepreneur - Feb 12
    In fact, there are three challenges that leave CEOs feeling powerless in many organizations. These challenges can be overcome if chief executives embrace the nature of modern-day leadership and use the right processes and... Read »
    1 year ago
  • Donald Trump Still Not Sure He’ll Run For...
    NY Daily - Feb 10
    Supporters of Trump say he remains serious about running if the GOP can unify behind him without a primary or anyone else entering the race. Read »
    1 year ago
  • Siemens Investors Set Bar High For CEO’s New...
    Reuters - Jan 28
    Siemens shareholders told Chief Executive Joe Kaeser they expected him to deliver radical change at the German engineering group that will permanently close the gap with more profitable rivals. Read »
    1 year ago
  • JPMorgan CEO Says Government Cases Were...
    Reuters - Jan 23
    JPMorgan Chase & Co Chief Executive Officer Jamie Dimon said on Thursday that government legal cases, including those over mortgage securities the company settled for more than $13 billion, were "unfair". Read »
    1 year ago