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Change Our Story: How Much Is Enough?

Peter Buffett | Posted 08.12.2013 | Business
Peter Buffett

I keep coming back to the question, "how much is enough?" Now you may think that's a pretty ironic question coming from the son of one of the richest people in the world. But actually, it might just make me an expert on the subject.

Study: CEOs Are Terrible At Management

Forbes | Susan Adams | Posted 05.28.2013 | Business

A new study shows that CEOs are doing a lousy job when it comes to people management. The study, a joint project by the Center for Leadership Developm...

Upset that Jamie Dimon Won? Think Again About the Separation of Powers

Selina Wang | Posted 07.23.2013 | College
Selina Wang

The solution to corporate governance is much more nuanced than what activist shareholders think. In the long run, taking away Dimon's title as chairman may have been counterproductive. Still the most popular executive in the banking industry, Dimon is here to stay.

Mark Gongloff

CEOs Got A Bigger Pay Raise Than You Did Last Year

HuffingtonPost.com | Mark Gongloff | Posted 05.16.2013 | Business

Hey, don't feel bad, vassals, CEOs are just like you -- they, too, only got tiny raises last year. Of course, unlike you, when CEOs get raises, the...

The "B" Word

Nell Merlino | Posted 06.19.2013 | Women
Nell Merlino

In solidarity with Sheryl and all the women bosses I know, I decided to share my kindergarten report card in which I am scolded for being bossy and praised for being a leader.

Ryan Blair: From Gang Member To Millionaire Entrepreneur

HuffPost Live | Posted 03.29.2013 | HuffPost Live 321

Despite dropping out of high school as a freshman, joining a gang, and going to jail, 'Nothing To Lose, Everything To Gain' author Ryan Blair is a mul...

Could Downtown Vegas Become the Next Hub for Startups? (WATCH)

Shira Lazar | Posted 05.11.2013 | Technology
Shira Lazar

Zappos founder and CEO Tony Hsieh stopped by the Samsung Blogger Lounge to discuss the revitalization project of Downtown Las Vegas, the new SXSW v2v program, and incredible predictions for the future of business and technology.

The Next CEOs - 10 CEO Ready Leaders

Mike Myatt | Posted 05.01.2013 | Business
Mike Myatt

The 10 leaders profiled below represent different industries, different disciplines, and even a few different countries, but they all share one thing in common - they're all CEO ready. Meet my predictions (in no particular order) for the next crop of chief executives...

Transitional Jobs Program: Getting People Back to Work

The National Transitional Jobs Network | Posted 05.01.2013 | Impact
The National Transitional Jobs Network

2012-11-13-jrlogo300x60.gif Help Wanted! For most individuals looking for work, those words offer promise. But those same words can be daunting to someone with a criminal conviction who is trying to reenter the job market.

And the Oscar for Leadership Goes to...

Bhaskar Chakravorti | Posted 04.30.2013 | Business
Bhaskar Chakravorti

In the digitally (or otherwise) enhanced narrative, even the foibles and faults contribute towards the endgame as the leader gets to goal. Unfortunately, outside the movie-house, we have to contend with the most spectacular of our leaders who inexplicably fail us in spectacular ways.

Yahoo!: Lack of Leadership at the Top

John Mattone | Posted 04.28.2013 | Business
John Mattone

Marissa Mayer may end up becoming a successful CEO; however, in the best interest of all the key constituent groups, wouldn't it have been more prudent for the Yahoo! Board to have hired a CEO who had already navigated these turbulent waters?

Bailed Out Automaker Wants To Give CEO HUGE Raise

Detroit News | David Shepardson | Posted 02.25.2013 | Business

Washington — General Motors Co. wants to pay its chief executive $11.1 million in total compensation this year — an increase of more than 20 perce...

Report: High CEO Pay Relies On 'Self-Serving Myth'

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 02.11.2013 | Business

A new report undermines a common rationale for paying chief executives huge sums. The notion that CEOs will jump ship lured by the offer of better ...

LOOK: The CEO Hall Of Shame

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 02.08.2013 | Business

The bigger they are, the harder they fall, especially when "they" are corporate chieftains raking in millions every year. What's that? You need ex...

Playing It Safe: Have CEOs Become Too Concerned With Survival in the "Top Job"?

Alex Malley | Posted 03.23.2013 | Business
Alex Malley

Leadership and risk taking go together like night follows day. Taking one away from the other leaves an incomplete universe that will satisfy no one.

Catherine New

What Whole Foods CEO Forgot To Say About Health Care

HuffingtonPost.com | Catherine New | Posted 01.18.2013 | Business

Lost in the uproar over Whole Foods CEO John Mackey's comments about the Affordable Care Act is that the organic grocery chain offers its workers some...

Why You Can't Outsource HR

Liz Ryan | Posted 02.04.2013 | Business
Liz Ryan

Real HR work is transformational: That's why it's fun, and why it's as strategic as your five-year plan, if not more so.

Climate Advice to New York City: Act Like an Island

Alexia Parks | Posted 02.02.2013 | Denver
Alexia Parks

With billions of federal dollars flowing toward the shores of New York and New Jersey, isn't it about time for politicians and civic leaders to sit down with the new kid on the block and come to an understanding of who is really in charge here?

CEO Sex Scandal Hall Of Fame

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 11.09.2012 | Business

Now that former CIA director David Petraeus and Lockheed Martin's incoming CEO resigned on Friday because of extramarital affairs, we thought this wou...

What Politics Can Teach Us About CEO Transitions

Steve Schmidt | Posted 01.09.2013 | Business
Steve Schmidt

Transitions almost inevitably will turn into steep roller coaster rides, but with thoughtful and forthright management, they can be turned into productive experiences for everyone involved.

SIC Video Interview With Clark Kokich, Chairman of Razorfish

David Shing | Posted 01.05.2013 | Technology
David Shing

It's not surprising that the man behind one of the first digital shops recently published the world's first full-length interactive business book exclusively to the iPad.

SugarSync CEO: Stereotypes Are a Problem -- Women Need to Raise Their Hands More

Dr. Sasha Galbraith | Posted 12.25.2012 | Business
Dr. Sasha Galbraith

SugarSync CEO Laura Yecies doesn't buy into the notion of generalizations or stereotypes. But what, then, is holding women back from attaining CEO positions?

When the CEO Sets the Tone for Transformation in Business

Vivian Norris | Posted 12.04.2012 | Business
Vivian Norris

Lole in Paris, in Canada and elsewhere, holds what are called "meet-ups," or events to which they invite yogis, meditation and massage therapists to their atelier stores -- which double as relaxation spaces.

Will Marissa Mayer's Baby Give Birth to a Leader?

Nanette Fondas | Posted 12.04.2012 | Parents
Nanette Fondas

A self-described computer geek, Mayer may be just the super-mom to write the code that helps thousands of other families optimize work and family responsibilities.

Are Corporations People (Redux)? Why Jack Welch Is Wrong

Don Tapscott | Posted 11.16.2012 | Business
Don Tapscott

To say corporations are people also unfairly sets them up for ridicule. Some have said, for example, if corporations are people we should ask ourselves what kind of people they are?