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This Is The Struggle Of Getting More Women Into Leadership Roles

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.24.2014 | Business

During an interview with HuffPost Live at Davos, University of Pennsylvania President Amy Gutmann told how she discussed women in leadership with U.S....

IMAX CEO Makes Big Prediction About The Future Of Movies

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.24.2014 | Business

Richard Gelfond, CEO of IMAX, predicted big changes in the movie industry while talking with HuffPost Live at Davos on Friday. Gelfond said the app...

CEO: If We Fragment The Internet, 'It Will Not Be The Internet As We Know It'

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.24.2014 | Business

Fadi Chehadé, CEO Of ICANN, told HuffPost Live at Davos he thinks the "biggest threat" to innovation is a fragmented Internet. "The biggest threat...

'No Matter Who We Are, We Have To Figure Out What Our Priorities Are'

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.24.2014 | Business

Dr. Sheena Iyengar, a professor at Columbia Business School and Director of the Global Leadership Matrix initiative, told HuffPost Live at Davos on Fr...

Jeremy Balkin: 'When Banking Went Down, So Did Trust In Society'

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.24.2014 | Business

During a Friday interview with HuffPost Live at Davos, Jeremy Balkin, a financier and philanthropist currently writing a book called "The Noble Cause,...

Mark Penn: 'People Don't Want Technology Or Privacy, They Want Technology And Privacy'

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.24.2014 | Business

Mark Penn, Executive Vice President of Advertising and Strategy for Microsoft, weighed in on the National Security Agency scandal during a Friday appe...

Mike Mack On GMOs: 'There Is Very Little About Farming That's Natural'

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.24.2014 | Business

Syngenta CEO Mike Mack joined HuffPost Live at Davos, defending the use of genetically modified organisms, or GMOs, in crop growing. "There is very...

'Women Actually Have More Choices Than Men'

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.24.2014 | Business

Anne-Marie Slaughter, President and CEO of the New America Foundation, told HuffPost Live at Davos she thinks women have more choices than men. "Al...

Michael Spence: When Economies Go Through Big Changes, There Are 'A Lot Of Bumps In The Road'

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.24.2014 | Business

Michael Spence of the Berggruen Institute joined HuffPost Live at Davos on Friday to talk about the "unpredictable" nature of countries going through ...

Amy Rosen Reveals The 'Holy Smokes' Moment That Could Help Reduce Youth Unemployment

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.24.2014 | Business

Amy Rosen, President and CEO of Network For Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE), joined HuffPost Live on Friday and revealed what she thinks will inspire...

Live Updates From Davos

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.24.2014 | Business

The 2014 World Economic Forum is taking place in Switzerland this week. The event, also known as the Davos Annual Meeting, brings together some of ...

What The First Man To Swim At The North Pole Can Teach Us About Leadership

Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living

To those of us who are satisfied with a jog on the treadmill or a 45-minute yoga class, endurance adventures like running 100 miles or swimming from C...

'We're Moving In The Right Direction'

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.24.2014 | Business

Four prominent young entrepreneurs joined HuffPostLive in Davos on Thursday to discuss social entrepreneurship around the world. Speaking during t...

Jamie McAuliffe On Why We Need To Tackle Youth Unemployment

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 01.24.2014 | Business

Widespread youth unemployment may be one of the greatest problems facing the global economy. But according to Jamie McAuliffe, the CEO of Education Fo...

'We've Been Oversold On The Value Of More'

Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living

Despite the all-encompassing fear of missing out, Greg McKeown, author of Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less, decided to take a break durin...

'Happiness Is A Skill That Can Be Learned'

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.24.2014 | Healthy Living

Happiness is a skill that can be learned. That was Richard J. Davidson's uplifting message to HuffPost Live Thursday at the World Economic Forum in Da...

A Few Words On The Changes Our World Needs, From The People Who Can Actually Make Them Happen

Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living

Global changemakers are in Davos this week to discuss the most pressing issues facing the world today -- poverty and humanitarian crises, business and...

Nike's Lisa MacCallum Tackles The Physical Inactivity Crisis

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.24.2014 | Healthy Living

Lisa MacCallum, Vice President and General Manager of Access to Sport, a non-profit division of Nike dedicated to promoting youth sports, talked with ...

Jonathan Zittrain Introduces The 'Procrastination Principle'

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.24.2014 | Business

Jonathan Zittrain of Harvard Law School joined HuffPost Live at Davos on Thursday to talk about regulations that affect rapidly changing technology. ...

How One Blue Dot Managed To Save Millions Of Lives

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.24.2014 | Business

PATH President and CEO Steve Davis joined HuffPost Live at Davos on Thursday to share how a simple solution can fix a major medical problem. Davis ...

Chad Griffin Defends Goldie Hawn, Rips Anti-Gay Presidents Goodluck Jonathan, Vladimir Putin

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.24.2014 | Business

Human Rights Campaign President Chad Griffin -- who was part of an LGBT panel at Davos Thursday morning, the first of its kind at the World Economic F...

Author Greg McKeown: You Really Can't Do It All

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.24.2014 | Business

Greg McKeown, author of "Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less," stopped by HuffPost Live and gave some advice to entrepreneurs who want to do...

'It's Not Business vs. Government'

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.24.2014 | Business

Bill Reese, President and Chief Executive Officer of the International Youth Foundation, and Veronica Colondam, founder and Chief Executive Officer of...

Judith Rodin: Unemployment Makes Our Youth 'Less Resilient'

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.24.2014 | Business

During an interview with HuffPost Live at Davos on Thursday, Judith Rodin, President of the Rockefeller Foundation, warned of the devastating long-ter...

Helene Gayle On Gender Inequality: 'The Main Challenge Is Ignorance'

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.24.2014 | Business

Microsoft's Lori Harnick, CARE USA President and CEO Helene Gayle and United Nations Foundation President and CEO Kathy Calvin sat down together with ...