Category Archives: CEO

For CEOs, the more they make, the meaner they become

(Originally published July 16, 2010) Tales of mean rich people have sold well over the centuries. Even today, it’s not unusual to see yet another telling of A Christmas Carol and its sour, stingy main character, Ebenezer Scrooge. Despite his … Continue reading

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Guy Kawasaki’s CEO credo: ‘Make meaning in the world’

Guy Kawasaki’s new book, Enchantment: The Art of Changing Hearts, Minds and Actions, will be released March 7. I’ll be reviewing the book on that date; I’ll tell you already that I’m going to encourage you to buy it. Meantime, … Continue reading

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IBM CEO trash talks HP

Here’s something you don’t see every day. In this morning’s Wall Street Journal, IBM CEO Samuel Palmisano took shots at rival Hewlett-Packard Co. Among his comments were these: HP fell behind the technology curve and bungled the removal of former … Continue reading

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