Sheryl Sandberg

27 Best Digital Marketing Podcasts You Need To Listen To

Here at DigitalMarketer, we love our podcasts.<p>(For proof, just check out <i>Perpetual Traffic</i>.)<p>And along those lines, we have some awesome news:<p><b>Last</b> …

Marketing

Facebook reportedly touted Trump campaign as an ‘innovator’

After the 2016 US presidential election, Facebook internally praised Donald Trump's campaign for its approach to using the social network, according to a report Thursday by BuzzFeed News.<p>In company presentations and memos, Facebook called the campaign an "innovator," the report says. Facebook …

Donald Trump

The HR exec who helped build Netflix into a $161 billion juggernaut has some harsh advice for tech companies and their employees

If the events of the past couple of years have taught us anything, it's that if company leaders treat human resources as an afterthought, then they risk running into troubles like those of Uber.<p>Patty McCord — former Netflix chief talent officer, and the co-architect of the streaming video company's …

Employment

Facebook Built A New Team To Spot Problems Before They Arise

In an attempt to spot vulnerabilities in its system before bad actors exploit them, Facebook has hired a team of ex-intelligence officers, …

Social Media

Mark Zuckerberg Said This 1 Word, Over and Over, 35 Times in a Podcast Interview. Here's What It Reveals About Facebook's Biggest Challenge

No matter what interviewer Kara Swisher asked Zuckerberg, he kept coming back to the same word.<p>What's the biggest threat to Facebook? I think we can figure out what Facebook thinks it is, and there's a big clue in the 90-minute podcast interview Mark Zuckerberg did this week with Kara Swisher, …

Money

Undercover video shows Facebook loathe to delete toxic content

An undercover investigation has shed new light into the often hidden process by which Facebook removes hateful or violent content from its platform. In some cases, according to the report, it takes a lot for the company’s moderators to remove even the most toxic posts or pages–especially if they …

Internet

Snapchat's Still Suffering at the Hands of Instagram

Marketers prefer Instagram, and they're shifting spending from Snapchat.<p>Ever since Instagram rolled out its Stories feature a couple years ago, <b>Snap</b> …

Social Media

Mark Zuckerberg on Why Facebook Won't Remove 'Fake News' and 3 Other Takeaways From His Recent Interview

In a podcast interview with Recode, the co-founder of the social giant opened up about regulating 'fake news,' monitoring content, his mentor and tech's next frontier.<p>5 min read<p>“We’re not kids in a dorm room anymore, right?”<p>That’s what Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg told Kara Swisher, co-founder of …

Internet

'What Would You Tell Your Teenage Self?': 15 Inspirational Women Offer Advice For A Successful Future

“Every terrible thing that happens to you always has a hidden gift and is leading you to something greater.”<p>Slide 1/17<p><i>Featureflash Photo Agency /</i> …

Motivation

Netflix CEO Reed Hastings is writing a book about his company’s famous culture

Netflix CEO Reed Hastings prides himself on making as few decisions as possible at the streaming-video service he founded. “Sometimes I can go a whole quarter without making any decisions,” he said in an April TED Talk.<p>The Silicon Valley and Hollywood titan will soon describe leadership practices …

Silicon Valley

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg reportedly called Trump to congratulate him after the 2016 election

Mark Zuckerberg called Donald Trump soon after the 2016 US presidential election to congratulate him on his shock victory, according to a new report from BuzzFeed News— and also reportedly congratulated him on his "successful [advertising] campaign on Facebook.<p>The new report comes after Business …

Donald Trump

Here's How To Report Scammy Ads On Facebook

Facebook / Via facebook.com<p>Facebook wants to know if you've been conned by an ad on its site.<p>The social network just introduced a new feedback page …

Social Media

From Warren Buffett to Jeff Bezos -- 13 Quotes From Leaders Who Found Unbelievable Success | Inc.com

"When my legs hurt, I say: 'Shut up, legs!'" I love this quote from German cyclist Jens Voigt. He would yell this when the pain of long mountain stages in major races like the Tour de France would start to seep in. And he would keep pedaling.<p>It reminds me a lot of what it takes to be an …

Money

Facebook needs humans *and* algorithms to filter hate speech

“We really believed in social experiences. We really believed in protecting privacy. But we were way too idealistic. We did not think enough about …

Internet

Mark Zuckerberg says Facebook won't ban Holocaust deniers because it wants to give people 'a voice' (FB)

• <b>Facebook says it won't ban Holocaust deniers or delete their posts.</b>• <b><br>CEO Mark Zuckerberg says doing so would run against Facebook's principle of "giving people a voice."</b>• <b><br>In an interview published Wednesday, the Facebook chief exec defended the presence of conspiracy theorist sites like Infowars on his</b> …

Internet

To Earn Customer Trust on Data Privacy, You Need to Change the Narrative

Here are three actions tech companies can take today.<p>7 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Every morning, people are willing to cough up a few bucks for a dark roast. But, four out of five Facebook users say $1 <i>per month</i> is too steep a price to pay for the privilege …

Online Privacy

Experts say too many people suffer from a 'delusional belief' about their careers that doesn't do them any favors

Choosing a career can be a daunting proposition.<p>But part of the reason why may be because we're looking at career paths the wrong way.<p>That's what a growing number of experts are saying. Last week, psychology researcher Tania Luna and Weight Watchers International executive Jordan Cohen said modern …

Career Development

Zuckerberg's Holocaust comment puts Facebook on the spot

NEW YORK (AP) — Denying the Holocaust happened is probably OK on Facebook. Calling for a mob to kill Jews is not.<p>Mark Zuckerberg's awkward and eyebrow-raising attempt this week to explain where Facebook draws the line illustrates the complexities social media platforms face as they take on the …

Internet

Elon Musk and corporate cowardice

It seems Tesla chief executive Elon Musk has an opinion about everything. Most recently, he falsely called one of the Thai cave rescuer “a pedo” after the latter ridiculed Musk’s submarine-based rescue attempt. He’s repeatedly skirmished with the media, including attacking a Business Insider …

Opinion

4 key strategies women need to negotiate a higher salary

Working women face discriminatory salary differences compared to those of their male counterparts. Learn how you as a woman can advocate for yourself …

Employment

Hitler’s Jew-Hating ‘Octopus’ Imagery Appears On Anti-Facebook Group’s Sign

At today’s House Judiciary Committee hearing on “social media filtering practices,” representatives from an anti-Facebook group held up signs …

Social Media

Netflix CEO Reed Hastings is writing a book

Netflix CEO Reed Hastings is writing the book that will give an inside look at his leadership strategy and the company's culture, Netflix confirmed Wednesday. Business writer Erin Meyer will be co-author, and Penguin Press plans to publish it sometime next year.<p>Netflix's culture is something the …

James Martin

Facebook can never stop fake news, and still be Facebook

The company told reporters last week it would let users vote on the credibility of news stories, but would not delete even the most obviously false ones.<p>In a meeting with a group of journalists in New York City last week, Facebook laid out its strategy for controlling fake news on its platform. The …

Internet

Lesbians Who Tech Confronts Diversity, Female Leadership in Big Brands

In the era of tech “bro culture,” Silicon Valley (and the big giants who call the bay area home) isn't exactly synonymous with diversity and …

Silicon Valley

Through the Looking Glass #SHRM18 | Blog.SHRM.org

He drove by with a wave, rolled down the window and asked,”Kavi?” In an inchoate two minutes, I was seated settled in the comfortable car with his …

Human Resources

House rep suggests converting Google, Facebook, Twitter into public utilities

Amidst questions about how conspiracy theorists' accounts are treated during today's House Judiciary hearing with Facebook, Google and Twitter on …

Social Media

Founder and investor Elad Gil has a new book that aims to help startups with their later-stage challenges –before they get to that point

Serial entrepreneur and angel investor Elad Gil has become renowned in Silicon Valley startup circles, largely because he not only funds startups but he advises many, too. Some of the tech companies he has logged time with include Airbnb, Twitter, Google, Instacart, Coinbase, Stripe, and Square.<p>All …

Venture Capital

Protesters Held Up Signs During Hearing Depicting Zuckerberg, Sandberg As Octopuses

4:29 PM 07/17/2018<p>Several protesters held up signs depicting Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and COO Sheryl Sandberg — both Jews — as octopuses Tuesday …

Conservative View

Leaving the Data Dark Ages

PARIS – During the High Medieval Period, from the eleventh to the thirteenth century, serfs in France had no property rights. Instead, those with …

Personal Data

Facebook's testimony before Congress started with a surprise as three protestors held up posters showing Mark Zuckerberg and Sheryl Sandberg as a two-headed octopus wrapped around the world

Shortly after Facebook's head of global policy Monika Bickert's testimony began at the House Judiciary Committee's hearing on social media content filtering, three protestors held up images behind her.<p>The small posters appeared to depict Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook's CEO, and Sheryl Sandberg, …

Social Media