Management

Digitalizing HR is the Top-Priority Initiative for Chief HR Officers

Digitalizing HR is the Top-Priority Initiative for Chief HR Officers

21 Jan 2019 comment

Business leaders are looking to digitalization to create a higher-performing workforce, therefore digitalizing HR is the top-priority initiative for chief HR officers this year, according to Gartner.

IDC Names Crawford Del Prete Its New President

IDC Names Crawford Del Prete Its New President

17 Jan 2019 comment

IDC announced that Crawford Del Prete has been named by its parent company, International Data Group, as IDC's new President.

Fewer Employees Intend To Stay At Their Current Employer

Fewer Employees Intend To Stay At Their Current Employer

14 Jan 2019 comment

With U.S. unemployment rates remaining at historic lows, and more jobs available than there are people to fill them, U.S. workers are leveraging healthy economic conditions to become more active in their job searches, according to Gartner.

German Employee Confidence Leads to More Active Job-Seeking

German Employee Confidence Leads to More Active Job-Seeking

7 Jan 2019 comment

The number of employees in Germany reporting a high intent to stay with their current employer has fallen nearly 15 percentage points over the last three years, according to Gartner.

Five Business Strategies for CHROs to Lead Digital Transformation

Five Business Strategies for CHROs to Lead Digital Transformation

29 Nov 2018 comment

67 percent of business leaders agree their company must become significantly digitalized by 2020 to remain competitive, and they are looking for HR leaders to lead this transformation, according to Gartner.

Seven Steps for Successfully Leading an Agile Marketing Organization

Seven Steps for Successfully Leading an Agile Marketing Organization

9 Nov 2018 comment

Marketing leaders must adopt new skills, rooted in more modern collaborative leadership styles, in order to successfully lead an agile team today, according to Gartner.

Jack Ma to Hand Alibaba's Helm to CEO Daniel Zhang Next Year

Jack Ma to Hand Alibaba's Helm to CEO Daniel Zhang Next Year

11 Sep 2018 comment

Jack Ma, a former English teacher who helped found Alibaba two decades ago, outlined plans to hand the executive chairman role to Daniel Zhang, according to Bloomberg.

Uber Names Merrill Lynch Veteran as CFO After Years of Searching

Uber Names Merrill Lynch Veteran as CFO After Years of Searching

22 Aug 2018 comment

Uber selected Nelson Chai, a longtime banking executive, as chief financial officer, according to Bloomberg.

Netflix CFO to Step Down After Helping to Lead Expansion

Netflix CFO to Step Down After Helping to Lead Expansion

18 Aug 2018 comment

Netflix CFO David Wells will step down after eight years on the job, during which the streaming service grew into an entertainment giant, according to Bloomberg.

Facebook's David Marcus Resigns From Coinbase Board in Blockchain Push

Facebook's David Marcus Resigns From Coinbase Board in Blockchain Push

16 Aug 2018 comment

Facebook executive David Marcus resigned from Coinbase’s board, a sign the social network operator is pushing ahead with its own blockchain work, according to Bloomberg.

Intel Promotes Three Corporate Officers

Intel Promotes Three Corporate Officers

26 Jul 2018 comment

Intel announced that its board of directors has promoted three corporate officers.

Changes on the Bosch's Board of Management

Changes on the Bosch's Board of Management

16 Jul 2018 comment

Michael Bolle has joined the board of management of German company Bosch effective July 1. Bolle is currently head of the corporate sector for research and advance engineering.

Facebook Leases Entire Tower in San Francisco Expansion

Facebook Leases Entire Tower in San Francisco Expansion

27 May 2018 comment

Facebook is constantly expanding in its Silicon Valley hometown of Menlo Park. Now it’s making a bigger push into San Francisco, according to Bloomberg.

Facebook Shakes Up Management

Facebook Shakes Up Management

9 May 2018 comment

Facebook named new leaders for some of its main divisions, including the core social network, WhatsApp and Messenger, in the biggest management reshuffling since the company’s founding, according to Bloomberg.

Marco Lammer Is a New Head of Bosch Connected Devices and Solutions

Marco Lammer Is a New Head of Bosch Connected Devices and Solutions

8 May 2018 comment

Marco Lammer became the new General Manager for Bosch Connected Devices and Solutions.

Siemens Sets Benchmark in Ownership Culture

Siemens Sets Benchmark in Ownership Culture

3 May 2018 comment

80 percent of all Siemens employees worldwide are now also shareholders of the company. In total, around 300,000 of the company's 377,000 employees worldwide hold Siemens shares.

Thomas Arnolder Proposed as a New CEO of A1 Telekom Austria Group

Thomas Arnolder Proposed as a New CEO of A1 Telekom Austria Group

23 Apr 2018 comment

The A1 Telekom Austria Group announced that Thomas Arnoldner (40) will be nominated as new CEO by the two main shareholders, América Móvil and Österreichische Bundes-und Industriebeteiligungen (ÖBIB).

Ericsson Makes Changes to Executive Team

Ericsson Makes Changes to Executive Team

6 Feb 2018 comment

Ericsson announced changes to the group structure and its Executive Team. A Business Area Emerging Business is created to increase focus on innovation and new business development, with initial focus on IoT and within distributed cloud solutions.

New Head of Gideon Brothers’ Autonomous Technologies Division

New Head of Gideon Brothers’ Autonomous Technologies Division

1 Feb 2018 comment

Gideon Brothers announced that Josip Ćesić will lead the company’s Autonomous Technologies Division.

Texas Instruments CEO Templeton to Step Down; Crutcher Promoted

Texas Instruments CEO Templeton to Step Down; Crutcher Promoted

21 Jan 2018 comment

Texas Instruments said Rich Templeton is stepping down as president and chief executive officer after more than 13 years at the helm, according to Bloomberg.

Infosys Names Salil S Parekh as CEO

Infosys Names Salil S Parekh as CEO

4 Dec 2017 comment

Indian software-outsourcing giant Infosys named outsider Salil S Parekh as CEO, ending the company’s search for a new leader after previous head Vishal Sikka quit following criticism from a group of founders, according to Bloomberg.

Bosch IT Head Elmar Pritsch Named CIO of the Year

Bosch IT Head Elmar Pritsch Named CIO of the Year

27 Nov 2017 comment

The outstanding efforts of Bosch IT head Elmar Pritsch and his team have not gone unnoticed. The trade journals CIO and Computerwoche named the 48-year-old executive “CIO of the year” in the large company category at its gala in Munich.

HP Enterprise CEO Whitman to Step Down

HP Enterprise CEO Whitman to Step Down

22 Nov 2017 comment

Hewlett Packard Enterprise said Chief Executive Officer Meg Whitman is stepping down after six years leading the company, according to Bloomberg.

Samsung Electronics CEO Steps Down

Samsung Electronics CEO Steps Down

13 Oct 2017 comment

Samsung Electronics Vice Chairman and CEO Kwon Oh-hyun is stepping down after more than three decades at the company, saying that he’s making way for new leadership amid a corruption trial surrounding the de facto chief, according to Bloomberg.

Repsly Appoints Ivana Smoljan as VP of Engineering

Repsly Appoints Ivana Smoljan as VP of Engineering

11 Oct 2017 comment

Repsly, a SaaS company, announced the addition of Ivana Smoljan Dobranovic to the firm’s leadership team. She joins Repsly to head the company’s engineering team based in Zagreb, Croatia.

Adel Al-Saleh to Become DT Board Member and CEO of T-Systems

Adel Al-Saleh to Become DT Board Member and CEO of T-Systems

10 Oct 2017 comment

Adel B. Al-Saleh (53) will become new Member of the Board of Management at Deutsche Telekom and CEO of T-Systems on January 1, 2018. Adel succeeds Reinhard Clemens, who will, as was already announced, leave DT.

Sony Appoints New Head of PlayStation Division

Sony Appoints New Head of PlayStation Division

4 Oct 2017 comment

Sony promoted John Kodera as the new head of PlayStation, the electronic giant’s most important division and largest growth driver, according to Bloomberg.

Felkel: Formal Education is no Longer Sufficient for Employee Development

Felkel: Formal Education is no Longer Sufficient for Employee Development

3 Oct 2017 comment

HT Management Board member Marija Felkel emphasizes the need for constant investing in knowledge and education, and the strongest domestic telecom operator is constantly doing it. She notes that development programs derive from the needs of the business realized through the HT Academy, Technical, and Marketing, enable our employees to inspect the latest trends and achievements in these segments.

Ericsson Announces Changes to Executive Team

Ericsson Announces Changes to Executive Team

13 Sep 2017 comment

Ericsson has appointed Niklas Heuveldop to be Head of Market Area North America, effective September 12, 2017. In addition to his current role as Chief Strategy Officer and Head of Technology & Emerging Business, he has also been Acting Head of Market Area North America since May 2017. He will now, on a permanent basis, lead the organization of approximately 11,500 employees in serving Ericsson’s customers in the United States and Canada with industry-leading technology and services.

Alphabet Finishes Reorganization With New XXVI Company

Alphabet Finishes Reorganization With New XXVI Company

3 Sep 2017 comment

Alphabet Inc. is forming a new holding company designed to finalize its evolution from Google, the web search giant, into a corporate parent with distinct arms that protects individual businesses in far-flung fields like health care and self-driving cars, according to Bloomberg.