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The Top 7 Books Every CEO Must Read

Mike Harden | Posted 11.06.2014 | Business
Mike Harden

Narrowing it down to a select few is no easy task. However, regardless of the number, I do have a library of required reading for CEOs. Here are my top seven must read books for CEOs.

Relational Leadership: Where Relationships Lead and Capital Follows

Robert Hall | Posted 08.25.2014 | Business
Robert Hall

We have transient customers, served by transient employees, working for transient leaders, owned by transient shareholders. Disengagement is overpowering today's leaders.

Jack Welch: 'Corporations Are People' Who Sweat, Cry And Bleed

The Huffington Post | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 04.29.2014 | Business

Former General Electric CEO Jack Welch launched into a cantankerous tirade on CNBC’s “Squawk Box” Tuesday morning, taking the whole "corporation...

Breaking the Stigma of Stuttering

Katherine Preston | Posted 05.28.2014 | Healthy Living
Katherine Preston

Stutterers are not some unified whole. Like everyone, we can be our own worst critics and our worst enemies. The truth is that we are as varied as the rest of humanity. And it is this scale that we should be judged on.

Re-Learning Education

James Moore | Posted 04.28.2014 | Education
James Moore

For-profit and online education, however, are consistently under attack for costs and quality of education, and the inevitable question is whether a profit motive detracts from educational standards.

Is There a Jacqueline Welch at Microsoft?

Dr. Sasha Galbraith | Posted 12.24.2013 | Business
Dr. Sasha Galbraith

What does Microsoft need? Probably not a vision. It needs a strong manager, who is slightly left-of-center and willing to break the rules, but has credibility with important constituents (i.e., software engineers).

Perpetual Halloween in Washington and the Ghost of Relationships Past

Robert Hall | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Robert Hall

The broken relationships of our country's leaders now place us in a perpetual season of Halloween.

For-Profit College Closing

AP | Posted 07.08.2013 | College

SEVEN HILLS, Ohio -- The Ohio institution that educated American businessmen John D. Rockefeller and Harvey Firestone is closing after 165 years of se...

It's the Culture, Stupid!

Eduardo P. Braun | Posted 08.25.2013 | Business
Eduardo P. Braun

Strategy and culture are the two pillars for business success and for far too long we only paid serious attention to strategy. Now is the time to manage your culture!

When Will Conservatives Admit Defeat?

Jeff Schweitzer | Posted 07.30.2013 | Politics
Jeff Schweitzer

While the right wing embarrasses itself with dire warnings of hyperinflation and conspiracies to manipulate economic indicators, the rest of us enjoy a solid economic expansion.

Tear Down the Wall Between You and Your College Degree

Jesse Seaver | Posted 06.10.2013 | Impact
Jesse Seaver

We're living in a world where the traditional model of a 4-year college right after high school isn't necessarily the best solution for everyone. With all of the advances in technology and education over the last couple of decades, education has stepped up to reduce the barriers to gain a degree.

Mark Gongloff

Jack Welch's Wife Suspects A Government Conspiracy, Too

HuffingtonPost.com | Mark Gongloff | Posted 03.28.2013 | Business

Those Chicago guys are at it again. This time, their target is JPMorgan Chase. But don't worry, Suzy Welch is on the case. The superstar wife of ra...

WATCH: Jack Welch Lashes Out At Obama

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 03.08.2013 | Business

Jack Welch, the former General Electric CEO who just a few months ago accused the Obama administration of manipulating the jobs report, lashed out at ...

Jack Welch's Thoughts On Obama's Inauguration Revealed

Posted 01.22.2013 | Business

He’s at it again. Jack Welch, the ex-General Electric CEO who gained notoriety last year for a tweet accusing President Obama’s campaign of cookin...

Good News! Not So Fast...

Frank Dwyer | Posted 02.07.2013 | Politics
Frank Dwyer

Jack Welch says something's fishy: would a maker be born in a manger?...

Jack Welch Casts Doubt On Jobs Report Again

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 12.08.2012 | Business

Jack Welch strongly implied on Twitter Friday that the September and October jobs reports were overly optimistic to help President Barack Obama get re...

You'll Never Believe All The Crazy Things CEOs Said This Year

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 12.08.2012 | Business

CEOs really put their feet (and anything else they could find) in their mouths this year. With the presidential election and the looming fiscal cli...

Jack Welch: 'Thank God' I Questioned The Jobs Numbers

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 11.05.2012 | Business

Last month, former General Electric CEO Jack Welch ignited a controversy when he implied in a tweet that the Labor Department may be fixing the jobs n...

Zach Carter

Jack Welch Invents '2009 Recession' And New Economic Metric To Criticize Barack Obama

HuffingtonPost.com | Zach Carter | Posted 11.08.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Former General Electric CEO Jack Welch rewrote economic history during a Saturday appearance on Fox News, criticizing President Barack O...

Smirking And Magical Thinking

Richard J. Rosendall | Posted 12.16.2012 | Gay Voices
Richard J. Rosendall

One of the wonders of our age is the persistence of "birthers" and other true believers who insist that Barack Obama is an Islamist terrorist mole bent on destroying America, but this flight from reality isn't only a problem on the right.

What's Really Going on: Obama, Welch and Stocks

Terry Connelly | Posted 12.12.2012 | Politics
Terry Connelly

No such luck for Harry Reid, who had asserted, without any real evidence, that Romney had for some years not paid income tax. "Where's your evidence?" -- they rightly asked Harry, and hearing none, and cutting him off. But for Jack, it was, like, "Have a chair Jack, let's let everyone hear your story!"

Arthur Delaney

Darrell Issa Looking Into September Jobs Numbers

HuffingtonPost.com | Arthur Delaney | Posted 10.11.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The chairman of the Oversight and Government Reform Committee in the U.S. House of Representatives is considering an investigation into ...

WATCH: Another Ex-CEO Backs Welch's Delusional Theory

Posted 10.11.2012 | Business

The former CEO of a company that had to be bailed out by the government says he's skeptical of the government. Hank Greenberg, the ex-CEO of AIG, t...

Alain Minc Explains the Euro to Americans

Robert Teitelman | Posted 12.11.2012 | World
Robert Teitelman

Some pundits do not understand the complexity of eurozone politics, do not grasp the technical complexities of the economics or understand the stakes. But then I get the sense that many Europeans don't either. And Minc is right: Progress has been made.

Move Over Libor, Corporate Earnings Are Manipulated Too

Posted 10.10.2012 | Business

A warning to those following earnings season closely: Don't trust what you read. About 20 percent of companies “manage” their books to mischar...