• CEO Of The World’s First MOOC Provides Hope To...
    Forbes - Jul 21
    Mike Feerick leads a company that has been credited as being the first ever massive open online course or MOOC. He founded ALISON in 2007. Unlike other prominent MOOCs such as Udacity, Coursera, and edX, ALISON’s content... Read »
    2 years ago
  • The Boardroom Strikes Back
    NYT - Apr 22
    This year’s proxy season is turning out to be more hostile than ever, as companies fight back against hedge fund activists. Companies typically have their annual meetings in the late spring, like the blooming of tulips,... Read »
    2 years ago
  • 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 »
    3 years 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 »
    3 years 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 »
    3 years 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 »
    3 years 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 »
    3 years 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 »
    3 years 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 »
    3 years 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 »
    3 years 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 »
    3 years 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 »
    3 years 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 »
    3 years 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 »
    3 years 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 »
    3 years ago