Leadership

Rooted in Rap Royalty, Narrative Focuses on Storytelling for the ‘New American Mainstream’

It's been four years since Tricia Clarke-Stone and Russell Simmons--most notably known as the force behind hip-hop label Def Jam Records--co-founded Narrative, an agency focused on storytelling for the "new American...

John McEnroe: Serena Williams Would Rank 700th Against Male Players

Even if a woman is the best in the world, she’s no match for a man--according to John McEnroe Speaking to NPR’s Lulu Garcia-Navarro Sunday, the retired tennis legend said that Serena Williams, who is currently the top-ranked...

Obama’s Response to Russian Hacking: Limited, Cautious, and Frustrated

Despite knowledge of election interference efforts directed from the highest levels of the Russian government, the Obama administration responded in mostly small and symbolic ways in its final weeks in power. The responses,...

‘Nobody Cares About Uber More’: Employees Past and Present Speak Out Against Travis Kalanick’s Ousting

Some current and former Uber employees are speaking out against the ousting of CEO Travis Kalanick, who resigned Wednesday after five shareholders demanded the embattled CEO depart the valuable and influential ride-hailing...

CEO Daily: Saturday, June 24, 2017

Last week we pondered the mysterious disappearance of Anbang Insurance Group chairman Wu Xiaohui, who transformed an obscure Chinese auto insurance dealership into a multibillion dollar financial colossus--marrying the...

Krauthammer: It's Clinton wing vs. rest of party with Dems

Syndicated columnist and Fox News contributor breaks down Democrats' lack of coherent message and reasons for their losing streak in elections

Uber’s Travis Kalanick Resigns: What It Means for Tech

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick's resignation marks the beginning of a new era for the company--raising major questions about the ride-sharing giant's future and its $68 billion valuation. But it could also herald a new...

CEO Daily: Thursday, 22nd June

Good morning. According to Equilar, median pay for the CEOs of the largest 500 U.S. companies by revenue rose 6.1% last year to $11 million, the biggest increase in the 17 years Equilar has been tracking that metric. For...

Sallie Krawcheck: Women Make These 3 Mistakes In Salary Negotiations

Sallie Krawcheck knows a thing or two about negotiation. Krawcheck, who held executive roles at Citigroup and Bank of America before co-founding female-focused investment platform Ellevest, says her time on Wall Street cultivated...

Fortune Brainstorm Tech Quiz: Who Said It

There's an awfully good reason that the world's top executives, entrepreneurs, and financiers gather in Aspen in July--and it's not just the gorgeous weather. At our annual Fortune Brainstorm Tech, ideas sprout...

General Mills’ New Global CMO Wants to Figure Out What’s Working Before Trying to Change Things

General Mills today announced that Ivan Pollard, former senior vice president of strategic marketing at Coca-Cola, will be its new global chief marketing officer. Pollard, who officially left Coca-Cola in May, begins his new job...

Why you need a mental health leader

This is part of a series examining the mental health experience in Canada’s workplaces. Take part in our short survey (tgam.ca/mentalhealthsurvey) and add your voice to this...

CEO Daily: Wednesday, 21st June

Good morning. Travis Kalanick, visionary and pantomime villain, has resigned as CEO of Uber--under pressure from shareholders, as the New York Times, which broke the news, would have it. The NYT said that five of Uber’s biggest...

Uber Co-Founder Travis Kalanick Resigns as CEO: Reports

Uber co-founder Travis Kalanick stepped down as chief executive of the ride-hailing service, the New York Times reported on Wednesday. Kalanick’s exit came under pressure from Uber’s investors, who were seeking his exit, the...