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Why Are Today's Most Engaged Professionals Hiding From LinkedIn?

Christine Michel Carter | Posted 06.29.2016 | Business
Christine Michel Carter

Embrace, showcase and leverage your diversity via the professional social platform. Merge it with your formal education and enlightened organizations will cherish you, because they understand diversity breeds innovation. And innovation... breeds success.

Charles Schwab Closes Sarah Meyohas' NYSE Account

Madelaine D'Angelo | Posted 04.04.2016 | Arts
Madelaine D'Angelo

Sarah Meyohas, an artist we interviewed back in January, has had her New York Stock Exchange account closed by Charles Schwab. She has exhibited her paintings which reflect her stock market trades and their effects on the market at Gallery 303.

These Latinos Are Among The World's Greatest Leaders

Vibe | Tanisha Ramirez | Posted 03.28.2016 | Latino Voices

On Thursday (Mar. 24), Fortune released their annual list of the world’s most influential pioneers. This year’s list honors a several of today’s...

Corporate Social Responsibility Matters: How One Company Is Changing the World

Ryan Rudominer | Posted 03.01.2016 | Business
Ryan Rudominer

These days, the public is demanding more than ever from brands they buy from--and increasingly it is rewarding companies whose services and products are both good for them and good for society.

Big Oil Argued for U.S. Crude Exports to Fend Off Iran, But First Exporter Vitol Group Also Exported Iran's Oil

Steve Horn | Posted 12.29.2015 | Green
Steve Horn

The American Petroleum Institute (API) successfully lobbied for an end to the 40-year ban on exporting U.S.-produced crude oil in part by making a geopolitical argument: Iran and Russia have the ability to export their oil, so why not unleash America?

6 New Rules Of Business For The Next Industrial Revolution

Alan Murray | Posted 10.23.2015 | Business
Alan Murray

The world is in the midst of a new industrial revolution. Fortune's Geoff Colvin has a fascinating piece that lays out what this means for modern companies. But for the time-pressed, here are my six big takeaways.

Healthy Food Trends Drive New Products

Brian Kennell | Posted 10.01.2015 | Business
Brian Kennell

Products with fewer ingredients appeal to the broader market, and the food and beverage industry is taking notice: The second annual Clean Label Conference took place earlier this year, drawing more than 200 industry attendees.

Who by Lying, Who by Cheating, Who by Stealing, and Whom Shall I Say Is Calling?

Alan Briskin | Posted 09.28.2015 | Business
Alan Briskin

Whenever I encounter a systems problem dressed up as individual failing, I look for patterns in the collective situation. In this case, I browsed my library of Fortune magazines running back 30 years. But I didn't need to go back that far.

How to Watch Tonight's Debate

Bruce Weinstein | Posted 09.16.2015 | Politics
Bruce Weinstein

Whether or not you're planning to watch tonight's televised debate of the Republican U.S. Presidential candidates, one thing is for sure: much of the discussion afterwards will be about who "won" it.

Fortune Magazine's 'Change the World' List Needs More Hard Data

Andrew Winston | Posted 08.24.2015 | Business
Andrew Winston

Fortune Magazine has taken on a fascinating and very challenging task of ranking companies that are "changing the world" for the good. Their new list ...

Align Customer Needs, Innovation Strategy for Growth

Brian Kennell | Posted 08.05.2015 | Business
Brian Kennell

Companies at the forefront of their industries are able to anticipate and know what customers want before those customers may even be aware of how such breakthroughs would make their lives better.

Best Career Choices for 2015

Michael Rosenblum | Posted 06.21.2015 | Business
Michael Rosenblum

We are witnessing a far greater transformation in society and the economy and the world of work than just a few newspapers going out of business.

Protecting the Public From Cancer

Bill Couzens | Posted 06.06.2015 | Politics
Bill Couzens

We all can have a role in impacting increasing incidences of cancer; leadership on all levels, both legislatively and in corporate America, must be engaged to do whatever they can to work toward reducing cancer risk.

The Illusion of Work-Life Balance

Isabel Rimanoczy, Ed.D. | Posted 05.23.2015 | Healthy Living
Isabel Rimanoczy, Ed.D.

We may be getting closer to re-blending work and life, to understanding that work is not 'separate from' but 'part of'' life. Thinking of the expectations of the younger generation to bring their creativity into the workplace, I wonder if the next hot topic will be: How to maintain your work-play balance. Stay tuned.

Billionaire Warren Buffett Says His Diet Is Like A Six-Year Old's, And His Body Is "One Quarter Coca-Cola"

The Daily Meal | Posted 05.06.2015 | Taste
The Daily Meal

You'll be happy to know that Buffett is definitely not a health nut.

Our Women Mean Business: Encore Careers After 40

Bobbie Brinegar | Posted 03.24.2015 | Business
Bobbie Brinegar

At age 52, recently divorced, depressed, and deeply in debt, Carol Gardner received advice from her attorney to "get a therapist or get a dog."

Why Facebook and Twitter Alone Can't Build Brands

Tom Doctoroff | Posted 02.05.2015 | Business
Tom Doctoroff

Too many businesses lunge toward the latest app or social media stunt without considering their identity as a brand, and how their media strategy works. In the process, consumers end up confused and detached.

Fortune's 40 Under 40 Goes to the Head of the Class

Jennifer Raiser | Posted 12.24.2014 | San Francisco
Jennifer Raiser

Fortune Magazine's Class of 2014 let everyone know that they were having a kegger at AirBnB HQ, and it was pretty awesome. They were celebrating the 40 Under 40 Issue, and everyone wanted to meet the student body

5th-Grader Begs Microsoft Not To Mess Up Minecraft

The Huffington Post | Kerry Flynn | Posted 09.15.2014 | Technology

Upon hearing that Microsoft would be buying the company behind the wildly popular Minecraft video game, 10-year-old Sabrina Lane had just one request:...

I'm With Stupid: Where Great Minds and I Come to Meet

Todd Hartley | Posted 09.17.2014 | Comedy
Todd Hartley

I got my annual dose of humility this week when I attended the Fortune Brainstorm Tech conference in Aspen, an event that brings Wall Street and Silicon Valley elite together for three days of talks and networking. I've been to it four years in a row now, and it's always a good ego check for me.

The Trophy Wife Doesn't Exist and Actually Never Has

Eliza Sankar-Gorton | Posted 08.19.2014 | Women
Eliza Sankar-Gorton

In 1989, Julie Connelly coined the term 'trophy wife'. The editor of Fortune Magazine, she wrote an article that defined these women differently than we do today. She wrote, "This trophy does not hang on the wall like a moose head -- she works. Hard."

Marissa Mayer Is Celebrating Some Good Fortune Right Now

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 09.22.2013 | Technology

Marissa Mayer got some good news this week, and it looks like she's celebrating. On Thursday, Yahoo's 38-year-old chief executive was named No. 1 ...

Why Are American Workers Being Left Behind?

Michele Masterfano | Posted 10.08.2013 | Business
Michele Masterfano

If our companies cannot find skilled employees, why don't they hire for aptitude and provide the specific training for the skills and abilities they need?

A Maker's Mark: Climate Politics Change

Alison Winfield Burns | Posted 10.07.2013 | Green
Alison Winfield Burns

Lethargy is the sentiment of the past, not the present. President Obama's climate speech in June was an important milestone. The president proposed historic carbon standards for new and existing power plants, the single biggest source of US climate pollution.

Rebecca Shapiro

Christine Quinn Reacts To Controversial NY Times Article

HuffingtonPost.com | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 05.14.2013 | Media

City Council Speaker and Democratic New York City mayoral candidate Christine Quinn appeared at Fortune Magazine's Most Powerful Women event on Monday...