Author Archives: Molly Raddant

Read the email Sundar Pichai sent Google employees after founders Sergey Brin and Larry Page announced they were stepping down – Business Insider

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Written by Isobel Asher Hamilton.

Larry Page and Sergey Brin, who founded Google in a garage in 1998, announced they were stepping down from Google’s parent company, Alphabet.

Their successor is Sundar Pichai, Google’s CEO of four years. Pichai will …

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These Target Experts are Sharing Their Cyber Smarts to Keep the Industry Secure – Target

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Sourced from corporate.target.com.

Target’s cybersecurity team of hundreds of experts works round the clock to keep our company and guests’ data secure. Over the past handful of years, they’ve paved the way as Target built a strong cybersecurity “muscle”—investing significantly …

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Leadership Mindsets for the New Economy – MIT Sloan Management Review

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Written by Douglas A. Ready.

Are you able to change the culture of your organization? It’s possible, perhaps, if you can articulate what your culture is or if you are a CEO or C-suite executive. But let me ask a …

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Bias busters: Avoiding snap judgments – McKinsey Insights

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Written by Tim Koller, Dan Lovallo, and Phil Rosenzweig
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The board of a mining company thinks it’s time for a new CEO, one who understands the increased role of technology in the industry and can inspire the next …

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Why Groups Struggle to Solve Problems Together – Harvard Business Review

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Why are so many meetings so unproductive?

Many professionals, fed up with calendars chock-full of long, disorganized, soul-bruising sessions, resort to uncharitable, even cynical explanations:

Leaders are too lazy to craft thoughtful agendas.
Managers hold pointless meetings as a way to …

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Lyft asks Americans to ditch their cars for ride-hailing vouchers – Reuters

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Written by Tina Bellon.

Lyft Inc on Thursday said it was rolling out an offer to users in Los Angeles, San Francisco and Chicago to sell their cars and receive credit on the ride-hailing platform.

Those who sell their vehicle …

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Airbnb wants to check all listings – LinkedIn

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Sourced from LinkedIn.

Airbnb plans to verify all 7 million of its listings following a report about scammers taking advantage of renters. The CEO of the home-sharing startup said that the yearlong project will verify homes and quality standards, with “those …

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Art Peck out at Gap Inc. – Retaildive

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Written by Daphne Howland.

Gap Inc. on Thursday announced that longtime CEO and President Art Peck will step down from those roles and his board position, after a brief transition.
Board Chairman Robert Fisher, of the founding Fisher family, has …

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Prada becomes first luxury brand to sign sustainability deal – Independent

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Written by Sabrina Barr.

Prada has signed a deal worth €50m (£43m) with financial services company Crédit Agricole Group in an effort to champion sustainability.

The five-year sustainability loan, which is reportedly the first of its kind in the luxury industry, allows for the …

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Bites & Insights: Healthcare

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Our most recent Bites and Insights event for the Healthcare industry was a success!

To all of the company representatives who were able to attend, thank you for your your time and your dedication to our students: Ray Dogum of

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