• The ‘Critically Important’ Trait That Makes A CEO...
    CNBC - Jan 19
    The most successful companies are run by CEOs who have one "critically important" trait in common: They pay attention to detail. "They're unbelievably detail-oriented," says Stanford economics professor Nicholas Bloom in... Read »
    5 hours ago
  • Judith McKenna Is Named President And CEO Of Walmart...
    CNBC - Jan 17
    Wal-Mart Stores Chief Operating Officer Judith McKenna on Wednesday was named president and chief executive of its international unit effective February 1. The role is seen by many as a stepping stone to the top job at... Read »
    2 days ago
  • The Delicate Dance Of A Progressive CEO In The Trump...
    New York Times - Jan 15
    One of the most formative experiences of J. Clifford Hudson’s life happened about 20 minutes away from the glass-walled office he now occupies as the chief executive of Sonic Drive-In, the burger-and-milkshake chain. It... Read »
    4 days ago
  • Chevron’s CEO Just Wrote An Extraordinary...
    Inc. - Jan 15
    After 37 years working at Chevron, CEO and Chairman John Watson, who took over the helm in 2010, is hanging up his cleats and headed for retirement. In a moment of transparency while reflecting back on his career... Read »
    4 days ago
  • Fiat Chrysler CEO Marchionne Says Won’t Break...
    USA Today - Jan 15
    Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne on Monday tamped down on speculation that his company could be split into pieces as part of a sale. The notion gained steam last year as various Chinese companies were said... Read »
    4 days ago
  • A University Of Texas Study Proves This Trait...
    Inc. - Jan 11
    Back in 2000, just before the tech bubble burst, I worked as a developer at dotcoms. Big paydays were luring all kinds of people into tech then, including those with no prior experience. The company where I worked was run... Read »
    1 week ago
  • Young Immigrant Who Works For Johnson & Johnson...
    CNBC - Jan 11
    About 100 young undocumented workers urged lawmakers on Capitol Hill this week to permanently fix the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program before it expires in the spring. The participants, organized by... Read »
    1 week ago
  • Sam’s Club CEO: Why We Are Closing 63 Stores
    The Street - Jan 11
    Walmart had one roller-coaster of a day. The world's largest retailer announced Thursday evening that it will close 63 Sam's Club stores and convert up to 12 of them to eCommerce fulfillment centers for the brand. After... Read »
    1 week ago
  • ‘There’s A Rhythm To These Things:’...
    CNBC - Jan 10
    Domino's Pizza CEO Patrick Doyle could not be more at peace with his recently announced departure. "I accomplished the goals that I had set out for myself when I took over in 2010," Doyle told CNBC in an interview with... Read »
    1 week ago
  • You Don’t Just Need One Leadership Voice — You...
    Harvard Business Review - Jan 10
    We often equate developing a leadership voice with finding ways to appear more confident. We assume that our success depends upon mimicking someone else, increasing our self-promotion, or saying things louder than others.... Read »
    1 week ago
  • What Steve Bannon Just Taught Us All (The Hard Way)...
    Forbes - Jan 8
    In less than a week Steve Bannon has gone from Strategy Steve to "Sloppy Steve" (President Trump's words) to "Supine Steve" (Jennifer Rubin'swords on MSNBC this morning). Bannon has gone from being a kingmaker to giving... Read »
    1 week ago
  • New Neiman Marcus CEO Faces Steep Challenge Of $4.8...
    Bloomberg - Jan 8
    Geoffroy van Raemdonck has spent his career at global fashion companies such as Ralph Lauren Corp. and Louis Vuitton. But it will take more than an eye for style to fix the problems at Neiman Marcus Group Ltd., a... Read »
    1 week ago
  • Hate Him, Love Him, But Booted CEO Travis Kalanick...
    USA Today - Jan 5
    Ousted Uber CEO and cofounder Travis Kalanick was always filthy rich on paper. Now he'll soon be swimming in greenbacks in reality. Kalanick plans to sell 29% of his Uber stock — after long boasting that he had never... Read »
    2 weeks ago
  • Hershey’s CEO On Professional Growth And Women...
    Fortune - Jan 3
    When Michele Buck was tapped to run Hershey in March 2017, she became the first female CEO in the company’s 123-year history. Fortune included her on our 2017 list of the 50 Most Powerful Women in Business for the first... Read »
    2 weeks ago
  • Why Millennial Leaders Are Depressed And How To Fix...
    Forbes - Jan 2
    Millennials report suffering more than previous generations, and it’s impacting their abilities to lead and succeed in the workplace. Depression is a leading cause of both absenteeism and presenteeism. Absenteeism alone... Read »
    2 weeks ago