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Here's Why Mulally Makes Sense For Uber

Though a lot of people have been asking me, I don’t know if Alan Mulally is in the running to replace Travis Kalanick as the new CEO of Uber. But I do know he would be the perfect guy for the job.<p>Why?<p>Two reasons: First, Mulally is just the sort of father figure Uber’s remaining executives need to …

Uber

The Hive is the New Network

<i>co-authored by</i> <i>Andy Artz</i><p>Facebook, Twitter and Instagram all started life as revolutionary networks that brought existing real-world relationships …

Mark Zuckerberg Just Changed Facebook's Mission

Facebook isn't just getting bigger. It's getting closer.<p>For the past decade, Facebook's mission has been clear:<p><i>"To give people the power to share and make the world more open and connected."</i><p>In everything that Mark Zuckerberg has done over, that mission has been extraordinarily clear. From user …

Facebook

Stop Focusing on Profitability and Go for Growth

The global financial crisis prompted many companies to pull in their horns, hoard cash, trim costs, and take a wary view of large investments. Yet the same crisis ushered in a new age of capital superabundance. Bain & Company’s Macro Trends Group carefully analyzed the global balance sheet and …

How a Chinese factory could drive demand for Tesla vehicles far higher

Electric-car maker Tesla may be close to making the final arrangements with the city of Shanghai for a car factory in the Chinese market, Bloomberg reported on Tuesday.<p>An agreement with the city could be official as early as this week, Bloomberg said, citing "people familiar with the matter."<p>Making …

Autos

What If Companies Managed People as Carefully as They Manage Money?

Today’s executives spend a lot of time managing the balance sheet, despite the fact that it doesn’t represent their company’s scarcest resource. Financial capital is relatively abundant and cheap. According to Bain’s Macro Trends Group, the global supply of capital stands at nearly 10 times global …

Harvard Business Review

4 Things About Amazon's Whole Foods Acquisition That Nobody Is Talking About ... Yet

The 3 game changers guiding Amazon's long strategy will forever alter the way we think about customer experience.<p>The din around Amazon's $13.7 Billion acquisition of Whole Foods has been deafening. Most of it has focused on the expansion of Amazon into groceries and perishables. There's been …

Trends

These 7 Disruptive Technologies Could Be Worth Trillions of Dollars

Scientists, technologists, engineers, and visionaries are building the future. Amazing things are in the pipeline. It’s a big deal. But you already …

Emerging Technology

Intel and Microsoft’s latest investment binge shows AI land grab is intensifying

Intel and Microsoft have been on something of an artificial intelligence (AI) investment binge of late, with the chip and software giants announcing a slew of deals this week via their respective VC arms — Intel Capital and Microsoft Ventures.<p>Perhaps the most notable of these was Element AI, which …

Artificial Intelligence

Summer Reading List: 12 Books That Will Help You Change The World

It takes more than just passion<p>Most of the year is pretty hectic. There are meetings, projects and meeting about projects and then maybe a conference call to discuss the next project. With all the running around, it's hard to find any time to actually think. Summer is a welcome respite from all of …

TED Talks

Why "Inbox Zero" Is a Stupid Time Management Approach

Obsessing about your Inbox is a perfect example of letting the trivial rule your day.<p>There are two basic approaches to time management. One works; the other doesn't.<p>The approach that works is: "Do the important stuff first."<p>The approach that doesn't work is: "Do everything on your to-do list."<p>"Do …

Time Management

Team Lead Belux Philips Sonicare – Brussel (Bruxelles) Belgium

<b>The business of PHILIPS Oral Health Care is expanding in Belgium. Therefore PHILIPS is looking for a Team Lead Belux Philips Sonicare.</b> <b>You’ll be</b> …

Dental Care

Electronics Architect – Philips Innovation Services – Eindhoven the Netherlands

<b></b><b>Electronics Architect – Philips Innovation Services</b><p><b>In this role you have the opportunity to</b> define complex Electronic Mixed Analog/Digital circuits …

Elon Musk's Number 1 Rule For Staying Insanely Successful

The best leaders use purpose as a business and life enhancer.<p>Elon Musk is one of the most purposeful leaders on the planet. He understands that success doesn't happen overnight. At times, you might privately think you can't go on. You must persist. As the best leaders know, the one thing you must …

Elon Musk

Why You Need to Find Your Tribe

Why finding like-minded supportive people in your life can become your super power<p>I'm forty-two years old, and today I was in a relay race. Seriously. I was on a two person team. We had to do an inch-worm, a bear crawl, and well ...you get the idea. It was awesome.<p>The average age of the …

CrossFit

Senior Architect Big Data Analytics – Eindhoven, the Netherlands

In this role you have the opportunity to work in a 21 petabytes business with world class medical systems where you have the ability to determine the …

Big Data

Looking to Build a Speaking Career? Follow These 3 Steps

Make the most of a speaking opportunity before, during and after the event.<p>Speaking can take many forms, ranging all the way from wedding toasts and informal presentations with your team at work to TedX talks and lucrative keynote corporate speaking gigs.<p>Whatever the format, what all of these …

Public Speaking

Tech shows every industry how retraining is the new recruiting

Across the country, businesses in every industry are bracing themselves for a new wave of digital disruption. In the last year, Amazon announced it is creating supermarkets without salespeople, McDonald’s decided to replace all of its cashiers with self-serve kiosks, and Caterpillar began investing …

Innovation

5 Morning Rituals to Boost Your Productivity

The world's most successful people start their day at 4 a.m. If that's not your cup-of-tea, you can still master your morning at the office with these daily rituals.<p>Want to get a fast start to your day? Before you jet out the door and into the frantic pace of your work routine, getting that …

Productivity

10 Powerful Ways You Can Earn Credibility in Your Industry

Credibility is your best currency, with it you are solvent without you are bankrupt.<p>There are many traits that can help you become successful. But if you're going to encourage certain things within yourself, you might do better by focusing on those that will make you credible.<p>Credibility is, in a …

Leadership

Investing In Disruption

<i>The following is a summary of our recent FS Insider podcast, "Investing in Global Robotics - Interview With ROBO Global's Bill Studebaker," which can</i> …

Machine Learning

Tesla surpasses BMW to become the 4th most valuable car company in the world

Over the past few months, Tesla’s valuation surged past Ford and GM but following another surge over the past 2 weeks, Tesla’s market capitalization is now worth more than BMW’s.<p>It is now the 4th most valuable car company in the world.<p>The feat is hard to understand when just looking at the …

Autos

Agile Marketers Step Outside Their Bubbles to Find Inspiration

Like many tech startups, Integrate operates with a lean marketing team, where each of us wears multiple hats. Take my title as an example: “Thought …

GE has a version of self-management that is much like Zappos’ Holacracy–and it works

Last November, a team of technicians at GE’s aviation manufacturing facility in Bromont, Canada, realized they would miss production goals for the year if they continued working at the same pace. Without being told by a supervisor or enticed by a bonus, the team opted to skip breaks, stagger …

Management

'Don't Look Down' Movie Review: The Inside Story of Richard Branson's Hot Air Balloon Adventures

'Don't Look Down,' the new documentary featuring Richard Branson, is a fascinating look at not just the exploits but also the man.<p>Think of entrepreneurs whose personal brands are inextricably intertwined with their company's brand and one name inevitably springs to mind. Richard Branson is an …

Richard Branson

Expedia Founder Rich Barton: How to Be an Entrepreneur at a Big Company

Hospitality

Caffeine Is A Silent Performance Killer

This tip for improving your performance is the most simple and straightforward method I’ve provided thus far. For many people, this tip has the potential to have a bigger impact than any other single action. The catch? You have to cut down on caffeine, and as any caffeine drinker can attest, this …

Emotional Intelligence

Creating a Culture of Innovation Starts With the Leader

The leader plays a critical role in creating the right environment for innovation to flourish.<p>Innovation is the lifeblood of entrepreneurship.<p>Peter Drucker considers it, “the specific tool of entrepreneurs, the means by which they exploit change as an opportunity for a different business or a …

Leadership