• Apple CEO Tim Cook Received $9.2M In Total...
    Mashable - Jan 23
    Tim Cook had a pretty good year. The Apple CEO received $9.2 million in total compensation for the 2014 fiscal year, including about 1.75 million in salary and another 6.7 million in non-equity incentive plan... Read »
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  • Tootsie Roll Names 83-Year-Old Widow As New CEO
    CNN Money - Jan 23
    Tootsie Roll lost its 95-year old CEO this week -- and then tapped his 83-year old widow to take his place. Melvin and Ellen Gordon, who were married for 65 years, ran the Chicago candy maker together for decades. Melvin... Read »
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  • 7 Lessons This CEO Learned From Being Fired By Donald...
    Inc - Jan 23
    If you've ever watched NBC's The Apprentice, you know the kind of drama that goes into competing on the reality game show to win a bunch of money and run one of Donald Trump's businesses. For Brian Mandelbaum, CEO of video... Read »
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  • Bill And Melinda Gates Are Betting On The Change They...
    Fast Company - Jan 22
    Bill Gates, the world’s richest man, says the next decade will be the decade of the world’s poor. Since 2009, Bill and Melinda Gates have written a letter every January discussing the work of their foundation (which... Read »
    2 days ago
  • Tootsie Roll CEO Dies At 95
    Mashable - Jan 22
    Melvin Gordon, who led Tootsie Roll Industries Inc. for more than five decades, has died at age 95. Gordon, the company's chairman and CEO, died Tuesday in Boston after a brief illness, said Brooke Vane, a spokeswoman for... Read »
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  • The Tough Interview Question One Tech CEO Always Asks
    Business Insider - Jan 22
    "What will your company think when you tell them you're leaving?" That's the question Kristin Muhlner, CEO of NewBrand, a social analytics software company, asks every job candidate she interviews. In a recent... Read »
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  • 12 CEOs Say How They Expect People To Prepare For...
    Business Insider - Jan 21
    Having a meeting with the CEO can be daunting to say the least. Knowing the right thing to say, how much to say, or whether to keep it brief is incredibly advantageous. We reached out to some high-profile CEOs to get... Read »
    3 days ago
  • Admire Elon Musk All You Want, But Please Don’t...
    Fortune - Jan 21
    Elon Musk roared into the Detroit Auto Show last week and made plain that it’s not only his Tesla TSLA 3.23% electric cars that are expected to meet the very highest performance standards, gunning from zero to 60 miles... Read »
    3 days ago
  • IBM Is Giving Warren Buffett Another Bad Day
    CNBC - Jan 21
    Warren Buffett had a couple of billion-dollar loser days in October, and so far January isn't doing him any favors either. IBM's 3.6 percent drop in early trading Wednesday cost the "Oracle of Omaha" some $397 million,... Read »
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  • Mark Zuckerberg Wants To Make Us All Smarter
    Money CNN - Jan 20
    The new selection for his online book club is an 800-page thesis from a Harvard psychologist about violence in society. His first choice was no common beach read either: a modestly-selling 300-page argument about how the... Read »
    4 days ago
  • Six Missing After Fire At Tech CEO’s Mansion
    Daily Mail - Jan 20
    There was no call for help from any of the six people who are now unaccounted for after a $6 million-dollar waterfront mansion owned by tech CEO Don Pyle and his wife, Sandy, burned to the ground Jan. 19, 2015 in Annapolis,... Read »
    4 days ago
  • Google Seen Close To $1 Billion Bet On Elon Musk’s...
    Fortune - Jan 20
    Google Inc. is close to sealing a major investment in SpaceX, the private spacecraft venture backed by Tesla Motors Inc TSLA -2.45% founder Elon Musk. The tech website theinformation.com reported that the deal would... Read »
    4 days ago
  • GM CEO Mary Barra Still Goes Grocery Shopping
    USA Today - Jan 16
    Mary Barra said she still has moments of anonymity after her first year as General Motors CEO, but admitted her life has substantially changed, comments she made in a wide-ranging conversation Wednesday night. In response... Read »
    1 week ago
  • Scientist-Turned CEO Touts Safer Approach To...
    Forbes - Jan 16
    When Suman Lal first approached investors about a new technology to straighten hair–the reaction was one of puzzlement. “It really was a mix of naiveté and confidence that got us into this,” he told me. “In one... Read »
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  • This CEO Quit His Job To Create A New Kind Of Bicycle
    Business Insider - Jan 16
    For nine years, Dave Weiner rode the same red Schwinn to his job on the west side of Manhattan. Over those nine years, he climbed through the ranks of Cole Systems Associates, a software consulting firm, and his... Read »
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