Andy Rubin, Android Founder and Robotics Head leaves Google Google lost another one of its executives. The former leader and co-founder of Google’s Android mobile business, Andy Rubin is leaving the internet giant. James Kuffner will become head of Google's robotics department in place of Rubin
Oct 31 2014, 3:25am CDT
The U.S. Postal Service Thinks 3D Printing Can Save It …though many would predict just the opposite. It’s easy to imagine how 3D printing could obliterate the need for package deliveries – that’s one of the basic selling points of 3D printers. If you want something, you...
Jul 23 2014, 9:19am CDT
Alexandra Shipp will Play Aaliyah for Wendy Williams Alexandra Shipp will now play Aaliyah in place of Zendaya Coleman. The executive producer of the Aaliyah biopic, Wendy Williams, recently announced on twitter that Shipp will now play the role of the R&B singer in the lifetime movie.
Jul 19 2014, 10:15am CDT
The Simple Secret To the Apple Marketing Success Perfection is achieved not when there is nothing more to add, but when there is nothing left to take away. — Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, 1939 When did marketers start assuming that the way to stand out amidst loud and...
Jul 9 2014, 1:51am CDT
Jill Abramson Dismissed by the New York Times The executive editor of the New York Times has left and is to be replaced with her second in command. Jill Abramson is not the top cat at the newspaper premises anymore.
May 15 2014, 10:11am CDT
Brendan Eich: Persecutor Or Persecuted? The ousting of Brendan Eich as CEO of Mozilla seems to be a first in the history of American corporations. After just two weeks in the top job, Eich stepped down as chief of the company that makes the popular Firefox...
Apr 4 2014, 1:38pm CDT
Microsoft: Lots of Drama But A Steady Stock Microsoft Corp. can’t seem to avoid drama, and this past week had plenty of it. There was an executive shuffle, an appearance by former CEO Steve Baller where he conceded he missed the mobile telecom revolution and a...
Mar 8 2014, 5:36pm CST
How Wise is the New Microsoft CEO pick? Microsoft sticks with safe choice as CEO at critical juncture demanding dramatic changes SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — After compiling a list of more than 100 CEO candidates, Microsoft settled on Satya Nadella a home-grown...
Feb 5 2014, 12:30am CST
The Executive's Famous Last Words At Kotter Intetnational, Jimmy Leppert has the challenging job of encouraging executives to view leadership from a new perspective. This change in perspective can be critical to an executive’s future success.
Jan 9 2014, 5:16am CST
The 5 Reasons Big Companies Struggle With Innovation As I have been doing startup consulting at Red Rocket, I have also had many executive conversations with several big companies. These companies were anywhere from $150MM to $25BN in revenues in size, so definitely well...
Jan 8 2014, 9:31am CST
Six Things Every CMO Should Be Watching This Year This article is by David Armano, executive VP, Global Innovation & Integration at Edelman.
There’s no shortage of trend pieces or crystal ball-gazing this time of year. The problem is that with all that prediction...
Jan 8 2014, 9:01am CST
New Leader Ideas 2013: Get The Job. Onboard Well. Be BRAVE. Looking back at the New Leader’s Playbook articles that got the most traction in 2013, it’s clear that readers’ interests are strongest in three areas: sharpening interview skills to get the job, managing executive...
Dec 30 2013, 5:31am CST
7 Things You Should Expect From Your Leaders In 2014 Employees expect a lot from their leaders and when they don’t get what they expect they begin to lose trust and respect for their leader. As the workplace continues to transition from a knowledge to a wisdom-based...
Dec 27 2013, 9:36am CST
Sales Tips and Sales Quotes from 62 Top Sales Experts Today is the 6 month anniversary of The Inside Sales Virtual Summit, an industry event that changed the world of sales and marketing. More than 15,800 sales leaders registered for a day of learning and enchantment on...
Dec 20 2013, 5:11pm CST
Meet the CDO Meet the Chief Data Officer, the modern corporation’s most important new executive in the age of the cloud.
If you are lucky, your company already has a CDO – even if that person doesn’t wear that job title. And if you...
Dec 20 2013, 1:47pm CST
Rdio Hires Anthony Bay as its New CEO Rdio has named former global head of digital video service at Amazon, Anthony Bay, as its new CEO with immediate effect. Bay has also worked as a digital media executive at Apple and Microsoft.
Dec 3 2013, 9:23am CST
Apple SVP Bob Mansfield Removed from Executive Profiles Page The Senior Vice President of Apple, Bob Mansfield is no longer on the executive profiles page and he will now work on special projects as an adviser to Tim Cook. He has been abruptly removed from the site and and no reason has been given for the removal.
Jul 29 2013, 3:13am CDT
First US Marijuana Brand to be Formed by Ex-Microsoft Executive An ex-Microsoft head honcho by the name of Jamen Shively has announced the creation of the first US-based marijuana brand. The former Microsoft executive wants to partially legalize the drug so as to alleviate widespread pain among cancer patients. He is willing to cooperate with the authorities on this issue.
May 31 2013, 7:01am CDT
Gucci 3D Glasses Coming Says RealD 3D movies are supposed to make going to the cinema an exciting event again. Since upgrading a digital cinema to 3D is not that expensive they are mushrooming all over the place.
Going to the movies is also a social...
Sep 20 2009, 7:26am CDT
Need for Speed Undercover Offers Online Play The latest installment in EA's long running Need for Speed franchise is called Need for Speed Undercover. EA has announced details on the new online mode for the game. Players can play online Cops and Robbers mode that...
Oct 9 2008, 8:07am CDT
Neverlate Executive Alarm Clock Think Geek is offering the Neverlate Executive Alarm Clock again.
This alarm clock is packed with a ton of features and it still sells for just $59.99. Right now Think Geek is also offering a 20% mail-in Rebate on...
Dec 17 2007, 7:00am CST
Moonbow Photo Frame displays Time and Temperature I just received another gadget gem in my inbox from a Chinese OEM company. The Moonbow MB040 combines a photo frame with time and temperature display - a must have for your executive desk.
The photo frame only has a 1...
Aug 22 2007, 11:00am CDT
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