• Starbucks CEO: Our Food Is Better And People Know It
    CNBC - Jan 23
    Howard Schultz, Starbucks president and CEO, discusses how food, beer and wine will impact Starbucks over the next two years. Read »
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  • Aetna CEO: ‘Dialogue Is Changing’ On U.S. Minimum...
    Bloomberg - Jan 23
    Mark Bertolini, chairman and chief executive officer of Aetna Inc., talks about income disparity in the U.S. and the company's decision to raise the pay for its lowest-earning employees. Bertolini speaks with Tom Keene at... Read »
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  • Box CEO: Once In A Lifetime Transition To Cloud
    CNBC - Jan 23
    Aaron Levie, Box founder & CEO, discusses what went into the pricing of its IPO and explains why his business is misunderstood. Read »
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  • 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 Gates On Mobile Banking, Connecting The World...
    Medium - Jan 23
    Fifteen years ago, Bill and Melinda Gates began a foundation that would spend billions to improve the lot of the world’s poorest. They have made a considerable impact, most notably saving more than an estimated five... Read »
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  • Google Chairman Eric Schmidt: The Internet Will...
    THR - Jan 23
    Google executive chairman Eric Schmidt on Thursday predicted the end of the Internet as we know it. At the end of a panel at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, where his comments were webcast, he was asked... Read »
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  • The Southwest Advantage Has Been Diminished, CEO...
    Skift - Jan 23
    It was a reality check yesterday from Southwest Airlines CEO Gary Kelly during the airline’s fourth quarter earnings call, which marked Southwest’s 42nd consecutive year of profitability. The so-called Southwest... Read »
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  • MasterCard CEO Sees More Cautious Borrowing
    WSJ - Jan 23
    U.S. consumers and banks are being more careful in their financial decisions after the traumatic experience of the financial crisis, said Ajay Banga , chief executive officer of the payments giant MasterCard Inc. The... Read »
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  • J.Crew CEO Mickey Drexler To Retire From Apple’s...
    TechCrunch - Jan 23
    Apple has just disclosed to its shareholders that Millard “Mickey” Drexler will be retiring from the company’s board of directors after 16 years in the position. His role will end in March; no one has been named to... Read »
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  • Alibaba CEO Jack Ma Says Slower Growth Is Good For...
    Fortune - Jan 23
    Slower growth will be good for China. That’s what Jack Ma, the CEO of Alibaba, told a crowd of business leaders and other attendants at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, on Friday. He also offered some... Read »
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  • How To Gauge An Organization’s Maturity
    Forbes - Jan 23
    The way an executive team speaks and acts can tell you a lot about the maturity of an organization. I frequently sit in on high-level meetings at other companies, and I can always tell when I’m dealing with leaders who... Read »
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  • An Exercise To Get Your Team Thinking Differently...
    HBR - Jan 23
    Thinking about the future is hard, mainly because we are glued to the present. Daniel Kahneman, the Nobel Prize-winning economist and author of Thinking, Fast and Slow, observed that decision makers get stuck in a memory... Read »
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  • 5 Reasons Your CEO Prefers Data On A Dashboard
    Business Intelligence - Jan 23
    The days of CEOs waiting hours for the delivery of a paper report are long gone. Now, many forward-thinking executives are making use of visual dashboards to gain insight into their company, rather than relying on CIOs or IT... Read »
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