• Steve Wozniak: Hacker, Legend, Boomer
    Fast Company - Sep 17
    The PBS series American Masters is doing an special on baby boomers. Directed by Timothy Greenfield-Sanders, "The Boomer List" pays tribute to 19 notable people who happen to have been born between 1946 and 1964, including... Read »
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  • 10 Things You Should Know About Jack Ma
    Mashable - Sep 17
    Jack Ma may not be as much of a household name in the U.S. as tech executives like Mark Zuckerberg or Jeff Bezos, but that might change soon. Fifteen years ago, Ma gathered a group of friends in his one-bedroom apartment... Read »
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  • CEOs Of NFL Sponsors Remain Quiet About Abuse
    Businessweek - Sep 17
    The National Football League’s handling of the Ray Rice domestic abuse case has provoked outrage among many women’s groups and united them in calling for the resignation of Commissioner Roger Goodell. Another group of... Read »
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  • The Wrath Of Warren Buffett
    Fortune - Sep 17
    Not long after Berkshire Hathaway acquired Benjamin Moore in 2000, Warren Buffett appeared in a video that was sent to the company’s thousands of independent dealers, who sell the vast majority of Moore paints. Buffett... Read »
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  • The Times Of India Picks Former Walmart Exec As New...
    Quartz - Sep 17
    Former Walmart executive Raj Jain has been picked to lead Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd (BCCL), the powerful media company that publishes the Times of India and the Economic Times, among others. He will join the company in... Read »
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  • The CEO Of Visa And The CFO Of Kraft Are Joining...
    Business Insider - Sep 17
    Microsoft announced on Tuesday that it is replacing two board members and increasing its quarterly dividend by 11%. The new board members are Teri List-Stoll, executive VP and CFO of Kraft Foods Group, and Charles W.... Read »
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  • Sears Is Borrowing $400M From CEO Lampert’s Hedge...
    Fortune - Sep 16
    Sears Chairman and Chief Executive Eddie Lampert has agreed to give the struggling retailer a $400 million short-term loan, with proceeds expected to be used for general corporate purposes. The retailer entered into the... Read »
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  • Twitch CEO On Amazon Deal And Microsoft’s Play For...
    Forbes - Sep 16
    For a man who’s selling his company to Amazon.com, Emmett Shear looked calm and relatively unchanged. Slouched back in a circular lounge chair at his company’s San Francisco offices last week, the Twitch CEO was relaxed,... Read »
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  • This 12-Year-Old CEO Runs A $150,000 Business
    Inc - Sep 16
    In the past three years, while his classmates were doing homework and playing sports, Moziah Bridges built himself a $150,000 business. That's right--he started his business when he was 9 years old. Not yet a teenager,... Read »
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  • Why This Enterprise Software CEO Recruits From...
    Fortune - Sep 16
    Infor, the enterprise apps developer fronted by Oracle alumnus and former analyst Charles Phillips, has so far made cloud converts out of more than 73,000 customers in 200-plus countries—including the likes of Boeing,... Read »
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  • Levy Hangs On As Publicis CEO For 3 More Years
    Bloomberg - Sep 16
    Publicis Groupe SA Chief Executive Officer Maurice Levy again delayed his long-mooted departure from the French advertising company, saying he will stay at least three more years after the management team was... Read »
    1 day ago
  • CEO Of Guess Watches Welcomes Apple To The Fray
    TechCrunch - Sep 16
    In what amounts to a “welcome” turned sputtering softball aimed at Apple’s broad side, the CEO of Guess Watches Cindy Livingston wrote an open letter to Apple while, at the same time, proclaiming her own interest in... Read »
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  • The $3.2 Billion Man: Can Google’s Newest Star...
    Fast Company - Sep 15
    Google is betting big on Nest CEO Tony Fadell, who helped invent the iPod and iPhone. Read »
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  • Time Warner CEO Says HBO Is ‘Seriously...
    Fortune - Sep 15
    To the delight of parents subsidizing their millennial children’s TV habits everywhere, the CEO of HBO’s parent company has hinted that a stand-alone plan for HBO GO, its streaming site for subscribers, might be on its... Read »
    2 days ago
  • The NBA’s Silver And The NFL’s Goodell: A Study...
    Washington Post - Sep 15
    The world of professional sports right now is a study in leadership contrasts. Read »
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