• Cisco’s CEO Asks Obama To Curtail Surveillance
    Washington Post - May 19
    Cisco chief executive John Chambers has sent a letter to President Obama calling for rules ensuring that both the needs of national security and his IT firm's product integrity are met, according to reports. The Financial... Read »
    9 months ago
  • FCC And Net Neutrality: What’s At Stake Today
    Mashable - May 15
    Few words strike fear into the hearts of Internet advocates and boredom into the the minds of the general public like the phrase "net neutrality." It ranks up there with "campaign finance reform": huge importance, incredibly... Read »
    9 months ago
  • 3 Ways To Give Office Politics The Pink Slip
    Mashable - May 12
    It's been a pop-culture trope and corporate stereotype for decades: The big-shot executives sit in meetings and make decisions that benefit them, while low-level workers are left to suffer the consequences. As someone who's... Read »
    9 months ago
  • CEO Charged In South Korea Ferry Disaster
    CNN - May 8
    The head of the company that operated a passenger ferry that sank off South Korea last month killing more than 260 people was arrested Thursday. Kim Han-sik, chief executive officer of Cheonghaejin Marine Company, is being... Read »
    10 months ago
  • Donald Trump Donated To Ted Cruz, But Doesn’t...
    politico - Apr 22
    Donald Trump isn’t ready to make his presidential endorsement just yet. The real estate magnate clarified on Monday that a donation he made to Ted Cruz’s political action committee doesn’t mean that he’s supporting... Read »
    10 months ago
  • An Exclusive Interview With Aereo CEO Ahead Of...
    Tech Crunch - Apr 22
    Today, the David-vs.-Goliath moment that we’ve all been waiting for will finally arrive. In just a few short moments, Aereo CEO Chet Kanojia and his legal team will enter the Supreme Court Courthouse to make final oral... Read »
    10 months ago
  • Alliant CEO: Gas Makes Wind More Affordable
    Forbes - Apr 18
    Cheap natural gas is making wind energy affordable, even without a federal tax credit, the chief executive officer of Alliant Energy said. Installation of wind farms fell by 93 percent after Congress did not renew wind’s... Read »
    10 months ago
  • Telkom CEO Risks Prosecution If He Skips Governance...
    Bloomberg - Apr 14
    Telkom Chief Executive Officer Sipho Maseko faces referral to South Africa’s national prosecutor or a fine if he fails to attend a corporate governance course as ordered, a state department said. Maseko faces an... Read »
    10 months ago
  • OkCupid Founder Donated To An Anti-Gay Congressman
    Business Insider - Apr 9
    Just days after OkCupid urged its users to boycott Mozila Firefox for its now-former CEO's views on gay marriage, news broke that OkCupid co-founder Sam Yagan once donated money to an anti-gay candidate. Read »
    11 months ago
  • Sheryl Sandberg Has No Plans To Run For Office
    Business Insider - Apr 9
    Sheryl Sandberg was on NBC's "The Today Show" this morning to talk with Savannah Guthrie about her new book "Lean In For Graduates" which follows the success of last year's bestseller "Lean In." The book is going to focus on... Read »
    11 months ago
  • How Mobile Technology Fuels Social Movements
    HBR - Apr 9
    Two things stand out about the Mozilla case. First, the most critical voices came from within the organization. And second, employees’ protests zeroed in on the political activities of the CEO, not those of the... Read »
    11 months ago
  • Yelp CEO Is In Hot Water As Supreme Court Weighs Free...
    Business Insider - Apr 4
    This month, the Supreme Court is set to make a decision that could set an important precedent about Yelp reviews and free speech. Read »
    11 months ago
  • Mozilla CEO: I Keep My Personal Beliefs Out Of...
    Venture Beat - Apr 3
    Until a week or so ago, Brendan Eich was a clean-shaven neckbeard hero. He created JavaScript. He’s a champion of the open web and a cofounder of Firefox maker Mozilla. He believes that with the right people and the right... Read »
    11 months ago
  • The One Important Thing Mary Barra Told Congress
    Businessweek - Apr 2
    Mary Barra, chief executive of General Motors (GM), just wrapped up her ritual flogging by a House panel. She apologized. She promised a full investigation. She remained calm and contrite while still resisting demands from... Read »
    11 months ago
  • GM CEO Faces Second Day On Capitol Hill
    NYT - Apr 2
    Soon after General Motors’ chief executive, Mary T. Barra, took her seat on Wednesday before a Senate panel to answer questions about the company’s decadelong failure to fix a faulty switch linked to 13 deaths, she... Read »
    11 months ago