Business Strategy

8 Times Amazon Completely Failed to Hit The Mark
June 27, 2017 at 1:10 pm

If feels like the CE industry is going through a little bit of what we're affectionately calling the Brady Bunch syndrome... except instead of "Marcia, Marcia, Marcia" you're probably screaming "Amazon, Amazon, Amazon!" Yes, Amazon has collected a lot of accolades and has seemingly infiltrated every corner of the retail market, but that doesn't mean…

Uber's CEO Is Out
June 21, 2017 at 8:07 am

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick has resigned reportedly following a shareholder revolt,capping a tumultuous few months of PR disasters of its own making. “I love Uber more than anything in the world and at this difficult moment in my personal life I have accepted the investors request to step aside so that Uber can go back…

Here’s who’s running Uber while CEO Travis Kalanick is on a leave of absence
June 14, 2017 at 8:55 am

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick decided that he would take some time off, just as the results of an investigation into widespread mismanagement and a toxic work culture under his leadership were revealed. His departure leaves the ride-hail company that has spent the better part of 2017 fighting public scandals without a COO, CFO, CMO and…

GE's New CEO Faces His Biggest Challenge Yet
June 13, 2017 at 7:46 am

John Flannery has been GE’s Mr. Fix-it for a few years now. During a career that has taken him from Latin America to Asia and then back to the U.S., Flannery has been leaned on by management to goose profits at struggling units, expand internationally and engineer acquisitions. Now, at age 55 and newly anointed…