• ‘This Will Not Be The Last Acquisition,’...
    CNBC - Jul 25
    Michael Kors is likely to continue its shopping spree. Earlier Tuesday, the company said it would buy luxury, London-based shoemaker Jimmy Choo for $1.2 billion. "This will not be [Michael Kors'] last... Read »
    9 hours ago
  • McDonald’s Boosts Customer Traffic In Key...
    Bloomberg - Jul 25
    McDonald’s Corp. is getting customers back into its restaurants after years of declining traffic, helped by drink deals and more upscale burgers. The company saw an increase in U.S. diners last quarter -- a key... Read »
    9 hours ago
  • Albertsons To ‘Aggressively’ Roll Out...
    Fox Business - Jul 24
    Albertsons, the second largest grocery chain in America, says they’re aggressively rolling out home delivery programs throughout the U.S., to better compete with Amazon after the e-commerce giant announced plans to buy... Read »
    1 day ago
  • Dun & Bradstreet CEO Talks About New Microsoft...
    Forbes - Jul 19
    Microsoft and Dun & Bradstreet announced a significant strategic partnership today. Dun & Bradstreet—a respected and reliable source of business data for almost two centuries—has chosen Microsoft Azure as its... Read »
    6 days ago
  • Discovery CEO Zaslav: We Need To Disrupt Ourselves To...
    CNBC - Jul 18
    Media companies need to "disrupt" themselves to be rewarded by shareholders and become relevant on all platforms, Discovery Communications CEO David Zaslav said Tuesday. Zaslav, a former executive at CNBC parent... Read »
    1 week ago
  • Arby’s CEO Explains Why Having Only A Fraction...
    Business Insider - Jul 18
    In 2016, Arby's had its best year ever. The fast food chain brought in $3.7 billion in sales, with an average of $1.1 million in sales-per-store in the US — up 20% from 2013. To put that into context, though:... Read »
    1 week ago
  • Bank Of America’s CEO Finally Delivers
    Fortune - Jul 18
    In the depths of the financial crisis in 2011, Brian Moynihan—who'd been the unexpected pick for CEO a year before—predicted that Bank of America would soon be earning well over $20 billion a year. B of A still hasn't... Read »
    1 week ago
  • 5 Strategies For Franchise Leadership Development
    Entrepreneur - Jul 14
    In my most recent article, I identified the five primary departments that make up every business: leadership, finance, operations, marketing and technology. Read »
    1 week ago
  • George W. Bush And Bill Clinton Talk Leadership In...
    NPR - Jul 14
    So two former U.S. presidents, George W. Bush and Bill Clinton, shared the stage last night in Dallas, Texas. They did not talk about the current president. They did talk about finding future leaders to bridge the political... Read »
    1 week ago
  • Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff Recruits Axed Microsoft...
    Fortune - Jul 14
    Marc Benioff, co-founder, CEO, and chairman of business software giant Salesforce is a very busy guy. And yet he seems to always find time to poke at rivals. He's at it again, inviting Microsoft employees who are being... Read »
    1 week ago
  • Want To Be Successful? Learn These Three Skills
    Forbes - Jul 12
    When you love music, but your mother tells you that you need to be a lawyer or doctor, what do you do? For Natalia Nastaskin, who moved to America from the Soviet Union when she was a shy eight-year-old kid, her solution... Read »
    1 week ago
  • FanDuel CEO ‘Evaluating Options’ On DraftKings...
    New York Post - Jul 12
    FanDuel’s CEO said he is considering whether to scrap a proposed merger with rival DraftKings after federal regulators moved to challenge the deal in court, according to a report. Fanduel CEO Nigel Eccles told Recode... Read »
    1 week ago
  • 5 Things To Do When Your Top Performer Suddenly Stops...
    Inc. - Jul 11
    "I'd ask the employee what he or she thinks should happen, and then we'd work togetherto find consensus on an action plan. That allows us to get buy-in for consequences. It makes it more likely that folks will follow... Read »
    2 weeks ago
  • 3 Essential (And 1 Surprising) Components Of A...
    Forbes - Jul 11
    Developing a winning sales strategy is the key to any successful business. Knowing what your goals are and having a clear plan for how to reach those goals is the difference between extraordinary results and mediocre... Read »
    2 weeks ago
  • The C.E.O. Of Girls Who Code Wants You to Know That...
    The New Yorker - Jul 11
    There’s an unofficial rule in the tech world: every C.E.O. must have a formative anecdote of failure. Reshma Saujani has an imposing résumé—she has delivered speeches at the White House and on Richard Branson’s... Read »
    2 weeks ago