• PepsiCo CEO’s Compensation Jumps 45% To $19 Million
    USA Today - Mar 26
    A long term incentive payout helped lift PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi’s 2014 compensation to about $19.1 million in 2014, up nearly 45% from 2013, the beverage and snack food giant says. Nooyi’s compensation included an... Read »
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  • Bank Of America Defends Naming CEO Brian Moynihan As...
    WSJ - Mar 26
    Bank of America Corp. defended its decision last fall to give the chairman title to CEO Brian Moynihan, saying it made the move after careful consideration and he is well suited for the job. In a regulatory filing... Read »
    5 days ago
  • The Sisters Who Shattered The CEO Glass Ceiling
    CNN Money - Mar 26
    Two sisters from New Jersey weren't scared to take a sledgehammer to the glass ceiling in the business world Growing up in the 1960s, their dad believed someday the world would open up for women -- and he wanted them to be... Read »
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  • Starbucks’ “Race Together” Campaign And The...
    HBR - Mar 25
    Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz has faced intense criticism for asking his baristas to engage customers in a discussion about race in America. But this kind of “CEO activism” is actually a step forward for corporate... Read »
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  • 5 Surprising Insights About Steve Jobs’...
    Fast Company - Mar 25
    "Kind. Patient. Human. The Steve you didn’t know." Those are the words accompanying a portrait of the late Apple cofounder on the cover of this month’s issue of Fast Company, which features an exclusive excerpt from... Read »
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  • Fiat CEO’s Testimony Begins In Trial Over Boy’s...
    WSJ - Mar 25
    Chrysler conducted a “thorough review” of older Jeeps and the design of their fuel tanks is “not a safety defect,” the chief executive of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV testified in a wrongful-death lawsuit over a... Read »
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  • Zygi Kamasa Signs Deal To Continue As CEO Of...
    Variety - Mar 25
    Zygi Kamasa has signed a new long-term agreement to continue serving as chief executive officer of Lionsgate UK and to assume additional responsibilities as CEO of Lionsgate’s European office. In his expanded role, he... Read »
    6 days ago
  • Marissa Mayer Seems To Have Abandoned One Of Her...
    Business Insider - Mar 25
    Marissa Mayer seems to be eroding one of her greatest achievements at Yahoo. Before she got to Yahoo, in July 2012, employees hardly ever knew what was going on. All would seem well, and then — wham! — right before... Read »
    6 days ago
  • Former Hulu CEO Jason Kilar Unveils Vessel, Plans To...
    Fast Company - Mar 25
    In April of 2013 Jason Kilar departed Hulu, which he had overseen as CEO since its inception, and rented out an office space in Santa Monica. He bought some white boards, and along with Rich Tom, who’d been his CTO at... Read »
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  • 10 Things You Should Know About Gap’s New CEO
    Fast Company - Mar 24
    Merchant prince Mickey Drexler led the company in the 90s. Ex-Disney exec Paul Pressler held the reins in the 2000s. Both executives who enjoyed high-profile, yet very different tenures that had one thing in common: they... Read »
    1 week ago
  • Coke CEO Needs To Add Life To His Strategic Thinking
    Forbes - Mar 24
    The problem with fizzy, caffeinated sugar-water is that — if you drink too much of it — it becomes hard to think straight. You start to get jittery and make snap decisions without considering long-term trends. You become... Read »
    1 week ago
  • The War Over Who Steve Jobs Was
    Medium - Mar 24
    On October 16, 2011, the early evening weather on the Stanford University campus in Palo Alto, California, was almost unspeakably gorgeous — mild as a warm bath, a cloudless sky above, a full moon beaming benevolently... Read »
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  • Paying Up For PayPal’s New CEO
    USA Today - Mar 24
    If there was an eBay eBay auction for Dan Schulman’s services, the former American Express AXP executive came out a big winner. Schulman, who will become CEO of the payment services provider when it is spun off by eBay... Read »
    1 week ago
  • Popeyes CEO On Becoming A Servant Leader And Turning...
    Business Insider - Mar 24
    When Cheryl Bachelder started at Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, the struggling restaurant chain needed help. Its stock had sunk from a peak of $34 per share in 2002 to just $13 when she took over as CEO in 2007. In her new... Read »
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  • Robert Wallace Named CEO Of Stanford’s Endowment
    WSJ - Mar 24
    The chief executive of a London investment firm is the new head of Stanford University’s $21.4 billion endowment, the latest understudy of Yale University investment chief David Swensen to take the reins at one of the... Read »
    1 week ago