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Resignation

Sebelius's Resignation Should Spark Reform

Amir Salehzadeh | Posted 04.15.2014 | College
Amir Salehzadeh

The Obama administration should not sweep the institutional failures that plagued the health care website under the carpet through a mere resignation.

Don't Be an Idiot. Resign With Grace.

Greg Savage | Posted 03.21.2014 | Business
Greg Savage

Having run and owned businesses for 25 years, I guess I have been on the receiving end of a huge number of resignations. And it stuns me how destructive to themselves some people can be.

People Don't Leave Companies -- They Leave Leaders!

Greg Savage | Posted 01.25.2014 | Business
Greg Savage

A "company" is just a legal entity. A "business" is a collection of desks and computers. No one resigns because of that. It's the decisions, the motivation, the atmosphere, the ethos, the support, the training, the vision, and the direction set by the leadership that they will follow.

3 Reasons Why Jon Acuff's Start Experiment Was Awesome Online Community Building

Cat Knarr | Posted 10.15.2013 | Business
Cat Knarr

Conversation from the independent Start Experiment site, FrankenSTART.com. Something awesome happened when bestselling business author Jon Acuff bu...

Palestinian Prime Minister, Has Offered Resignation, Officials Say

AP | MOHAMMED DARAGHMEH | Posted 04.11.2013 | World

RAMALLAH, West Bank -- Palestinian Prime Minister Salam Fayyad has offered to resign because of an increasingly bitter dispute with President Mahmoud ...

Three Lessons for Startup Founders From Andrew Mason's Not-So-Funny Resignation

Les McKeown | Posted 05.10.2013 | Small Business
Les McKeown

Treating a $1.6 billion, 11,000-employee organization like it's your personal plaything isn't funny, and including a neo-hipster inside joke about Battletoads in your farewell missive doesn't make it all okay.

From Rome With Love? The Three Issues to Watch for Italy and Global Markets

Gemma Godfrey | Posted 04.30.2013 | Business
Gemma Godfrey

The possible loss of eagerly anticipated labour reforms, financial restrictions and market contagion provide shorter term sources of turmoil. However, existing reforms are likely to continue, market retrenchment is healthy and to be exploited for longer term opportunities.

Telling God, "Ciao, I'm Out of Here"

Jeff Schweitzer | Posted 04.13.2013 | World
Jeff Schweitzer

My thoughts when I heard Ratzinger was resigning? First, yet another hypocrisy from the church in flouting supposedly divine law for convenience, and second, the more than 10,000 children known to have been violated by Catholic priests.

Ex-Warren Buffett Employee Tears Down Billionaire

The Huffington Post | Caroline Fairchild | Posted 01.07.2013 | Business

One of Warren Buffett's ex-employees is lashing out against his former boss. David Sokol, a man who once seemed on-track to succeed Buffett at Ber...

Say It Ain't So, Joe (Petraeus)

Joseph Blady, M.D. | Posted 01.13.2013 | Media
Joseph Blady, M.D.

Just because there are no e-mails that are flatly incriminating, does this means that secrets weren't passed? What do men do to impress the women with whom they're involved? They show off. Can we be absolutely sure that Petraeus didn't say things to impress his paramour?

What to Know Before You Get Fired or Laid Off

Next Avenue | Posted 11.03.2012 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Donna Ballman So you hate your job and are ready to quit. Or you think you’re about to lose your position because ...

Do You Succumb To Powerless Acceptance?

Jim Selman | Posted 10.17.2012 | Healthy Living
Jim Selman

What can we do about resignation? To begin, we need to acknowledge and face our own resignation. We don't have much choice about most circumstances, but we always have a choice in how we relate to the circumstances.

My Member of Congress Just Resigned -- Now What?

Marci Harris | Posted 09.10.2012 | Politics
Marci Harris

Given the extensive special election process, districts left behind when a Member of Congress calls it quits are inevitably without representation for several months.

On Resignation

Jim Selman | Posted 09.04.2012 | Healthy Living
Jim Selman

Resignation leaves us in a kind of unthinking stupor living day-to-day as if not much matters -- totally unconscious of the fact our point of view and conversations are "closed" and creating a predictable and circumstantially determined future.

Officials Address Probe Involving Former Romney Adviser

The Huffington Post | Dave Jamieson | Posted 05.29.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Members of the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) on Tuesday addressed the recent resignation of their former colleague Terence Flynn...

Feel Guilty About Quitting Your Job? Why Too Much Notice Might Be a Bad Idea

Vicky Kuperman | Posted 07.16.2012 | Business
Vicky Kuperman

Is there such a thing as giving too much notice at a job?

Goldman Sachs Director Resigns in Bombshell New York Times Op-Ed

Sheldon Filger | Posted 05.14.2012 | Business
Sheldon Filger

People usually resign from a position through a private letter to the boss. Greg Smith, a Goldman Sachs executive director, chose a different method: a powerful opinion piece on the editorial pages of the New York Times entitled, "Why I Am Leaving Goldman Sachs."

Swiss National Bank Head Resigns In Wake Of Public Uproar

AP | JOHN HEILPRIN | Posted 03.10.2012 | Business

GENEVA (AP) — Swiss National Bank chief Philipp Hildebrand resigned Monday, acknowledging he could not prove his innocence amid a public uproar over...

Yemeni Army Shells Taiz, At Least 3 Killed

AP | AHMED AL-HAJ | Posted 01.30.2012 | World

SANAA, Yemen — Thousands of residents fled the central Yemen city of Taiz Wednesday when government forces shelled the city, killing one person,...

VOTE: Steve Jobs' Design Revolution

Posted 10.25.2011 | Arts

Apple design. Unique, sleek and unmistakeable. It is no secret that Steve Jobs has an obsessive commitment to simplicity. When Jobs returned to Apple ...

Demand Dual Resignations: Weiner and Vitter

Paul Abrams | Posted 08.09.2011 | Politics
Paul Abrams

Weiner should resign. So should Vitter. And, someone ought to explain why Vitter has never been charged or prosecuted by the Justice Department. It would be a "package" deal.

The Dalai Lama Resignation Crisis

Jamyang Norbu | Posted 05.29.2011 | World
Jamyang Norbu

For those Tibetans struggling to survive under the unrelenting and pitiless tyranny of Communist China, the Dalai Lama is not only a religious "tsawae lama," he is the sovereign ruler and living symbol.

Abbas and Fayyad Should Follow Egypt's Mubarak

Fadi Elsalameen | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Fadi Elsalameen

Abbas and Fayyad no longer represent the future we young Palestinians seek. Rather, we see them through the lens of withering and illegitimate Arab regimes which, if not replaced democratically, will be toppled through a popular revolution.

CPAC Organizer Steps Down On Eve Of Conference

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

David Keene stepped down as Chairman of the American Conservative Union on Wednesday after holding the post since 1984. News of Keene's departure come...

Still-President Mubarak's Second Round of Threats

Shirin Sadeghi | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Shirin Sadeghi

There is a word in Arabic -- makhlou' -- which means "the fallen" or "the kicked out." It is a word Egypt's President Hosni Mubarak is trying desperately to avoid being associated with.