Posts tagged “corporate board members”

To say that the past several weeks have been a challenge for Knight Capital (NYSE: KCG) would be an understatement. It started with a software glitch on August 1 that left the brokerage firm with a $440 million loss. Many,

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August 24, 2012


One of the potential perks of serving as a corporate board member: the ability for professionals to engage in business development with fellow directors, and possibly, the organization itself.  Many believe that this type of activity is reserved solely for

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In any setting, arrogance is dangerous.  As a society, we appreciate confidence as a characteristic of leadership.  However, that appreciation wanes when confidence crosses over the line to arrogance – marked by a sense of immunity from error or folly. 

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I don’t know Marissa Mayer, the recently appointed CEO of Yahoo, but by all accounts she is an extremely talented executive who has proven herself at the highest levels of what has been a largely male-dominated industry – the consumer

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