Archive: December 13, 2009 - December 19, 2009
Jeff Immelt told his employees if they were frightened by the economic crisis they should leave, but if they were energized by the thrill of re-inventing GE, they should stay.
By Marty Linsky | December 18, 2009; 5:27 AM ET | Comments (0)
In adopting a co-leadership model, Ursula Burns and Anne Mulcahy showed a willingness to forgo ego in order to provide a strong foundation for Xerox during uncertain times.
By Marie Wilson | December 17, 2009; 2:35 PM ET | Comments (0)
When baseball pitchers are rated for a Cy Young award, the voters all know the relevant measures of performance: won-lost and era records. However, there is no accepted criteria for rating CEOs.
By Michael Maccoby | December 16, 2009; 3:44 PM ET | Comments (0)
Fear-mongering Republicans, a president who fires a CEO, and greedy bonus-seeking executives -- Let's hope we'll see better leadership in 2010.
By Yash Gupta | December 16, 2009; 11:53 AM ET | Comments (1)
As the invisible hand failed, steady hands became essential, and Dimon's were at the ready.
By Michael Useem | December 16, 2009; 11:41 AM ET | Comments (0)
Let's celebrate the true heroes of the Great Downturn--the workers who, through the toughest of times, have hung tough on their core ethics and values.
By Barry Salzberg | December 15, 2009; 2:49 PM ET | Comments (1)
Mulally, being a team player, probably credits his colleagues for Ford's remarkable progress this year - but sometimes a single leader's vision and persistence can jump-start a turnaround.
By John R. Ryan | December 15, 2009; 1:36 PM ET | Comments (1)
Biz Stone and Evan Williams have created a communications revolution with Twitter.
By Coro Fellows | December 15, 2009; 5:59 AM ET | Comments (5)
Dan Vasella has transformed Novartis from primarily a pharmaceutical company into a global leader in health care.
By Bill George | December 15, 2009; 5:53 AM ET | Comments (1)
Pete Peterson is a model business statesperson and our nation needs many more like him.
By David Walker | December 15, 2009; 5:49 AM ET | Comments (0)