Drew Pomerleau

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Apple’s bold compensation plan has the company and CEO Tim Cook facing a challenging year

Back in the summer of 2013, facing a modest shareholder revolt, Apple CEO Tim Cook did one of the more remarkable things I've seen in years of writing about corporate compensation:<p>He volunteered to rewrite the rules for the restricted stocks units he had already been granted.<p>He was under no …

11 Fascinating Books on Harvard Business School's Required Reading List

Looking for some great reads? Check out this list of intriguing books from Harvard Business School courses' online syllabi.

27 iOS open source libraries to skyrocket your development.

You don’t want to miss them. Really.<p>I love open source.<p>And I love the developers, who spend their valuable private time creating amazing things, …

12 documentaries on Netflix that will make you smarter about business

The online movie and TV service has a vast cache of business and tech documentaries that anyone with a subscription can watch instantly. The topics range from profiles of great tech innovators like Steve Jobs to deep dives into industrial design.<p>Each of these 12 documentaries offers an entertaining …

Peter Thiel Is Wrong About Lean Startups

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Dan Kaplan helps</i> <i>startups tell their stories</i><i>. He’s done marketing for Twilio, Asana, and Salesforce, and is preparing to launch</i> <i>Dispatches From The Future</i><i>, a podcast about the future of humanity.</i><p>In his book Zero To One<i>,</i> Peter Thiel has some harsh things to say about lean startups. He …

Product Management

Soon, a 1-person startup will be worth $1 billion

Maybe I was a bit overzealous, suggesting a company could reach $1B in value without <i>any</i> full-time employees… but startup value per person (whether measured in users, or dollars, or some other way) is rising fast. Why?<p>Another way to look at the question: why do companies of more than one person …

Venture Capital

The 5 Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read, or Read Again, in 2015

5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Time is perhaps the rarest and most coveted asset an entrepreneur has in their life. The time to read is a crucial but often challenging feat to tackle on every entrepreneur’s to-do list. So when you take the time out of your …

Self-improvement

Paul Ryan Actually Praised President Obama After SOTU

Reaction to President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address Tuesday predictably followed the usual pattern – Democrats praised it, while Republicans criticized it.<p>But there was one INTERESTING exception: Paul Ryan.<p>On MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” Wednesday, Ryan – the GOP’s 2012 vice-presidential …

An Introduction to Adaptive Design

Apple has been pushing developers to create universal iOS applications for some time now. At WWDC 12, Auto Layout was released for iOS and …

What are the best programming interview questions you've ever asked or been asked?

Leo Polovets<br>From my experience, the best programming questions are the ones that have multiple approaches with different trade-offs. Observing …