Category Archives: Business Leaders

Business Advice from Sir Richard Branson…

Never worry about your competitors they don’t think like you….  Introbiz.co.uk

http://passionateaboutnetworking.com/2017/05/28/business-advice-from-sor-richard-branson/

5 Surprising Things We Learn About Ivanka Trump From Her New Book

Ivanka Trump’s new book, Women Who Work: Rewriting the Rules For Success was released Tuesday. Much of the book is a practicum for females in the workplace, advising readers on everything from salary negotiations to work-life balance. However, the first daughter–who wrote the book before her father was elected–does provide a few personal anecdotes that…

http://fortune.com/2017/05/02/ivanka-trump-women-who-work/

Starbucks’ New CEO Raises Alarm About Retail Disruption

Kevin Johnson minced no words when he kicked off his first quarterly results presentation as the chief executive of Starbucks. Traditional brick-and-mortar retailers are facing dire prospects. He specifically referenced a recent Wall Street Journal story that said through April 6, physical store closures have been announced for 2,880 locations this year and the pace…

http://fortune.com/2017/04/27/starbucks-ceo-retail-disruption/

What Lions Rugby can tell you about your Company and Management

Management/Leadership is something that a lot of companies seem to take the “set it and forget it” approach with. But times are always changing. Your business is changing, your clients are changing, and the way you communicate with one another is changing too. With that in mind, it only makes sense that your managers should […]

http://eamonnolaighin.com/2017/04/20/what-lions-rugby-can-tell-you-about-your-company-and-management/

6 Habits of Successful People (2 min read)

Habit 1: Write Your “To-Do List,” The Night Before High achievers would write their to-do’s every evening before dinner or bed so they were prepared for the following day. Prioritizing your “To-Do” list is the key to productivity success. http://millionairedigest.com/2017/04/10/6-habits-of-successful-people/

https://ukbusinessandsportsnews.wordpress.com/2017/04/11/6-habits-of-successful-people-2-min-read/

Mark Zuckerberg predicts the end of the TV as augmented reality takes over

The growth of augmented reality will make most of the hardware we use today obsolete, according to Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg. Speaking at Facebook’s annual developers conference, this year called F8, Zuckerberg signalled the company would be putting increased emphasis on augmented reality (AR), as he launched a platform for developing the technology […]

https://3noviceseurope.wordpress.com/2017/04/20/3novicesmark-zuckerberg-predicts-the-end-of-the-tv-as-augmented-reality-takes-over/

Elon Musk to Disgruntled Tesla Shareholders: Buy Ford Stock

A group of Tesla investors has urged the luxury electric car maker to add two new independent directors to its board, without ties to Chief Executive Elon Musk, to “provide a critical check on possible dysfunctional group dynamics.” A defiant Musk took to Twitter on Wednesday afternoon to suggest the investors buy stock in Ford…

http://fortune.com/2017/04/12/musk-tesla-shareholders-buy-ford/

4 of the 10 Highest-Paid CEOs Are Now Women

Women accounted for four of the top 10 highest-paid CEOs in U.S. last year. That’s a big jump over 2015, when just two female chiefs made the cut. Safra Catz of Oracle (No. 5), Meg Whitman of Hewlett Packard (No. 6), Ginni Rometty of IBM (No. 8), and Indra Nooyi of PepsiCo (No. 10), all…

http://fortune.com/2017/04/12/highest-paid-ceos-women/

Amazon Spent Big Money on Security for CEO Jeff Bezos Last Year

Amazon spent $1.6 million on security for CEO Jeff Bezos last year, accounting for nearly all of his compensation. The money went to providing security for Bezos in addition to what is available at Amazon facilities, such as for business travel, according to a filing by Amazon with the Securities & Exchange Commission on Wednesday.…

http://fortune.com/2017/04/12/amazon-security-jeff-bezos/

6 Habits of Successful People (2 min read)

Habit 1: Write Your “To-Do List,” The Night Before High achievers would write their to-do’s every evening before dinner or bed so they were prepared for the following day. Prioritizing your “To-Do” list is the key to productivity success. http://millionairedigest.com/2017/04/10/6-habits-of-successful-people/

https://welshbizuk.wordpress.com/2017/04/11/6-habits-of-successful-people-2-min-read/