Tag: Authentic Leadership

More “Where the Girls Are:” Home Depot’s Rising Star CFO

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A post last week – “The Corner Office: Where the ‘Girls’ Are” – illustrated the shift in CEOs who are female. The gist of the piece? The number of female CEOs is still small (as in too small); the type of industries (DuPont, Pepsi, etc.) in which they appear is now broad. Change, appears to […]

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When Is It Time to Fire Your Co-Founder?

Steve Wozniak

Start-ups are a lot like some relationships; great when when you first meet and date, perhaps a little bumpy and not-so-hot as you spend more time, grow, and start wanting different things from the relationship. The fact of the matter is that the road is littered with co-founders or co-founding teams that needed to split […]

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Patches vs. Cures: Delta Airlines Charm School Initiative

New interior on Delta Air Lines' Boeing 737-80...

Delta Airlines is sending its 11,000 customer service and gate agents to charm school. The Wall Street Journal reported that the airline is attempting to improve their bottom rung ranking amongst major carriers in customer service. On its face, the training sounds good. According to the Journal it includes the following: “In its training program, […]

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