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Satya Nadella

Microsoft To Cut Nearly 3,000 More Jobs

Reuters | Jade Walker | Posted 07.29.2016 | Technology

Microsoft Corp said it would cut about 2,850 more jobs over the next 12 months, taking its total planned job cuts to up to 4,700, or about 4 percent o...

Who Would BEE The Winner In The Microsoft Buyout Of LinkedIn?

Matt Sweetwood | Posted 07.08.2016 | Business
Matt Sweetwood

Microsoft Corp., the U.S's 25th largest company ($93B revenue), has agreed to buy LinkedIn Corp for a whopping $26.2 billion dollars. This combines th...

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.

The Booming Business of User Data

Phil Simon | Posted 06.29.2016 | Business
Phil Simon

There's a well-worn saying in the tech world: If you're not paying for the product, then you are the product. Put differently, Facebook, Google, Link...

Exclusive Ideagen Interview Series (Part I) With Microsoft's Dr. Sidhant Gupta

George Sifakis | Posted 06.08.2016 | Technology
George Sifakis

An Exclusive interview with Ideagen's George Sifakis and Dr. Sidhant Gupta, Microsoft Research. George: Welcome to Ideagen Ideas Leader Radio. Today ...

The Arts Add Powerful Voice and Vibrancy to Corporate America

Robert L. Lynch | Posted 04.29.2016 | Arts
Robert L. Lynch

Fifty years ago, David Rockefeller, Chairman and CEO of the Chase Manhattan Corporation, gave an address to the National Industrial Conference Board (...

Have You Noticed Microsoft Stock Has Steadily Risen Under Satya Nadella?

Ira Kalb | Posted 04.06.2016 | Business
Ira Kalb

Since virtually unknown Satya Nadella took over the helm at Microsoft, the stock has steadily climbed and is currently trading near its 2-year high - ...

Society Needs To Decide Where Tech Is Taking Us, Microsoft CEO Says

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 03.30.2016 | Technology

Will we control technology? Or will technology control us? These questions were at the core of a keynote speech delivered Wednesday by Microsoft CEO S...

Why Microsoft Should Channel Carl Jung

Steven Crandell | Posted 03.24.2016 | Technology
Steven Crandell

Tech in the 21st century fragments rather than integrates. It allows us to pack more "stuff" into every hour. But the technology that's supposed to make life easier actually makes it harder to enjoy.

Microsoft Is More Male Than Last Year, Insists This Is Progress

The Huffington Post | Emily Peck | Posted 11.23.2015 | Business

Back in December, Microsoft’s chief executive publicly vowed to do better at diversity. The company, like its rivals in the tech industry, is overwh...

Donald Trump's Arrogance Is Outdated In Corporate America

The Huffington Post | Emily Peck | Posted 09.09.2015 | Business

After spending decades as Wall Street darlings, arrogant business leaders are out of fashion. The new hotness for CEOs these days? Displaying humility...

This Flowchart Proves 99 Percent Of Work Meetings Are Garbage

The Huffington Post | Emily Peck | Posted 02.12.2015 | Business

If you’re having trouble deciding whether to attend a meeting, we’ve created this nifty flowchart to help.

Top 10 PR Blunders of 2014

Rich Robinson | Posted 03.02.2015 | Media
Rich Robinson

This year, Urban Outfitters sold a "vintage" Kent State sweatshirt tastefully splattered with red paint while Donald Sterling's racial comments cost him his NBA franchise. It's been a raucous year in the public arena, expressed perfectly by a parade of PR blunders that is as impressive in scope as it is in sheer absurdity.

Why 2015 Will Be the Year of the Powerhouse Woman

40 Percent and Rising | Posted 02.23.2015 | Women
40 Percent and Rising

My bet is that 2015 is going to be a year when we see powerhouse women rise, not just to add to the dialogue, but to take action and effect change on issues that matter to women everywhere. Here's why.

Women Should Speak Up and Ask for Raises, Promotions, and New Roles -- Here's How

Judith Humphrey | Posted 12.28.2014 | Women
Judith Humphrey

Comments like Nadella's show it's time for women to take action on their own behalf, whether seeking pay increases, promotions, or leadership roles.

Teaching Our Girls

Dr. Suzanne Steinbaum | Posted 12.21.2014 | Women
Dr. Suzanne Steinbaum

"Bothering" is how we change the world. "Bothering" is how we make it okay for a cheerleader to be great at science and math, for a woman doctor or scientist or engineer to be paid the same as her male colleagues.

Hunter Stuart

Microsoft CEO Never Had To Ask For A Raise Or Promotion, Apparently

HuffingtonPost.com | Hunter Stuart | Posted 10.20.2014 | Business

Nadella never asked for a raise or promotion and somehow just got tapped to be CEO? Really?

Karma, It's a B*stard, Nadella

Nicola Jane | Posted 12.14.2014 | Women
Nicola Jane

Up in the sky, look: It's a bird. It's a plane. It's SuperCEO! Faster than a speeding retweet, more powerful than his female colleagues, able to leap monumental fuck ups in a single bound. Satya Nadella, CEO of Microsoft, has a superhuman task ahead if he's going to out-fly the PR disaster he created.

What Satya Nadella Should Have Said About Women Asking For Raises

Aneri Shah | Posted 12.14.2014 | Women
Aneri Shah

Nadella missed an immense opportunity to use this platform to become an advocate for women in technology. He should have marked his commitment, on behalf of his company, his industry, and the corporate environment, to helping women achieve personal and professional equality and creating a more diverse, level, and inclusive working world.

Corporate Dude Nation Discovers Fair Pay Isn't Karma

Amy Siskind | Posted 12.14.2014 | Women
Amy Siskind

Stockholm Syndrome may be an exaggeration, but many of us, unwittingly, have a high level of internalized sexism. How else could we have ignored and justified something so blatantly wrong.

Asking Is the Issue! Why the Microsoft CEO Really Blew It

Karen Hough | Posted 12.13.2014 | Technology
Karen Hough

Given the chance to empower women, he told them not to do the very thing that can significantly change a woman's professional advancement.

Karma Doesn't Pay the Bills and It Won't Solve Pay Inequity

Noreen Farrell | Posted 12.13.2014 | Technology
Noreen Farrell

If a guiding principal of our technology industry is to unearth and solve problems, the pay gap is primed and ready. Instead of defaulting to outdated notions like the idealized subordinate woman, technology should embrace the future: equal opportunity to get jobs, do projects, get raises, run companies, succeed.

Equal Pay for Women Is an Issue People Care About

Trudy Bourgeois | Posted 12.13.2014 | Business
Trudy Bourgeois

I came across an article from DiversityInc that stopped me in my tracks. The title of the article alone will tell you why it is concerning: U.S. Senate Candidate: No One Cares About Women's Issues.

Telling Women To 'Just Ask' For A Raise Is Just Terrible Advice

The Huffington Post | Emily Cohn | Posted 10.10.2014 | Business

Karma isn't going to get women better pay, but a little information might. Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella caused a firestorm on Thursday when he said ...

Microsoft CEO Tells Women To Trust The System And Not Ask For Raises

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 10.10.2014 | Technology

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella caused a stir on Thursday when he told an audience of tech industry women they should trust they will get raises when they...