• When The Road Is Your Office
    BBC - Mar 17
    In early March, I was on the road for work for a week. It was a fairly ordinary work trip, meaning it was actually more like a whirlwind tour. On two of the days I managed to be in three cities each day, and on two other... Read »
    3 months ago
  • The Secret Lives Of Company Executives
    AOL - Mar 16
    The fictional CEOs and top executives on film and television live fantasy lives of luxury and indulgence. Think Miranda Priestly's chauffeured town car and high-fashion wardrobe, Christian Grey's private helicopter, Don... Read »
    3 months ago
  • Life After Being CEO: 5 Tips For Helping Decide What...
    Chief Executive - Mar 2
    Former Steelcase CEO Jim Hackett found himself in exactly this position last year. His solution: coach football. As a college student, he played football under legendary University of Michigan coach Bo Schembechler. And... Read »
    4 months ago
  • CEOs: Are You Leading A Balanced Lifestyle?
    Inc - Feb 5
    Is it possible to succeed in business and still have a good relationship with your spouse, children, and friends? The answer is yes, and many will be happy to learn they can focus on work. As a CEO, you are responsible... Read »
    4 months ago
  • Tim Cook: ‘I’m Proud To Be Gay’
    BusinessWeek - Oct 30
    Throughout my professional life, I’ve tried to maintain a basic level of privacy. I come from humble roots, and I don’t seek to draw attention to myself. Apple is already one of the most closely watched companies in the... Read »
    8 months ago
  • Two Publicly Gay Men Buck A Trend In The CEO Office
    NYT - Sep 5
    After C1 Financial’s chief executive, Trevor Burgess, rang the opening bell and posed outside the New York Stock Exchange with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers cheerleaders on Aug. 14 to celebrate his Florida-based company’s... Read »
    10 months ago
  • Watch A Wall Street CEO Do An Ice Bucket Challenge In...
    Business Insider - Aug 27
    Jefferies CEO Rich Handler has an amazing ALS Ice Bucket Challenge video in which he fills his Jacuzzi with several bags of ice before dunking himself in it. Read »
    10 months ago
  • Steve Jobs And Alan Mulally Unleashed Innovation With...
    Forbes - May 16
    Ford CEO Alan Mulally is credited with one of the greatest turnarounds in American business history. It’s hard to imagine that in October 2006, Ford posted a $5.8 billion quarterly loss and was headed to bankruptcy. Ford... Read »
    1 year ago
  • Why Are There No Openly Gay Major CEOs?
    NYT - May 16
    When the National Football League this month drafted its first openly gay player, Michael Sam, he joined a roster of recent firsts — from the first out nightly news and morning-television anchors, United States senator and... Read »
    1 year ago
  • From Anti-Capitalist To CEO: How Sophia Amoruso Made...
    Washington Post - May 14
    Typical business books are definitely not written by a former dumpster-diving shoplifter. Then again Sophia Amoruso, the CEO of online fashion site Nasty Gal and author of the new book #GIRLBOSS, is not your typical CEO. Read »
    1 year ago
  • In The Race To An IPO, Is Box Softening Its Stance?
    Forbes - May 14
    One thing no one has ever been able to accuse Box’s co-founder and CEO Aaron Levie of is being wishy-washy when it comes to his view about the cloud. Levie is perhaps the tech world’s number one poster boy for the... Read »
    1 year ago
  • Lorenzo Zambrano Cemex CEO Dies
    Bloomberg - May 13
    Lorenzo Zambrano, who built Cemex SAB into the biggest cement producer in the Americas with a two-decade, $29 billion buying spree and then saw the Mexican company flirt with default, has died at 70. Zambrano died of natural... Read »
    1 year ago
  • Samsung Chairman Recovering After Heart Attack
    NYT - May 12
    The chairman of Samsung Electronics, Lee Kun-hee, who helped transform the business into a technology giant, was in stable condition Sunday after suffering a heart attack, the company said. Mr. Lee, 72, was recovering at... Read »
    1 year ago
  • Skype Co-Founder On The Perils Of Going International
    Inc - May 8
    Niklas Zennström, the co-founder of Skype, who is now an investor in international growth-stage companies, hails from a suburb of Stockholm, Sweden. Growing up in a small country may have had no small effect on his outlook... Read »
    1 year ago
  • Nasty Gal CEO Shares Her Playbook
    Fortune - May 7
    "I've always had issues with following the rules, which has made Nasty Gal the only thing I'm capable of doing." So says Sophia Amoruso in her new book, #Girlboss, but based on her success turning a shoplifting habit and an... Read »
    1 year ago