Management

Former Google CEO Schmidt Stepping Down From Alphabet Board

Former Google CEO Schmidt Stepping Down From Alphabet Board

3 May 2019 comment

Eric Schmidt, the former CEO of Google and one of the largest stakeholders in parent company Alphabet, will step down from Alphabet’s board in June, according to Bloomberg.

Intel Appoints George Davis as Executive VP and CFO

Intel Appoints George Davis as Executive VP and CFO

4 Apr 2019 comment

Intel announced the appointment of George S. Davis as executive vice president and CFO.

Four Imperatives for Customer Service and Support Leaders in 2019

Four Imperatives for Customer Service and Support Leaders in 2019

12 Mar 2019 comment

Emerging digital trends are top of mind for customer service and support leaders in 2019, according to a recent survey by Gartner.

By 2021, CIOs Will Be as Responsible for Culture Change as Chief HR Officers

By 2021, CIOs Will Be as Responsible for Culture Change as Chief HR Officers

6 Mar 2019 comment

Gartner predicts that by 2021, CIOs will be as responsible for culture change as chief HR officers.

Challenges of Working in IT Industry

Challenges of Working in IT Industry

25 Feb 2019 comment

IT companies have no other choice but to be highly creative and persevering in order to attract and retain the required staff.

Top Three Priorities For HR Leaders in 2019

Top Three Priorities For HR Leaders in 2019

12 Feb 2019 comment

In 2019, HR leaders’ top three key initiatives will be building critical skills and competencies, strengthening the current and future leadership bench and improving employee experience, according to Gartner.

Tim Richardson New COO at Rimac Automobili

Tim Richardson New COO at Rimac Automobili

12 Feb 2019 comment

New Rimac Automobili COO Tim Richardson combines years of experience as an automotive executive leading large operational organizations and developing manufacturing capabilities.

Intel Names Robert Swan CEO

Intel Names Robert Swan CEO

1 Feb 2019 comment

Intel announced that its board of directors has named Robert (Bob) Swan as the seventh CEO in Intel’s 50-year history.

Apple Hires Samsung Battery Executive to Help Lead Its Own Work

Apple Hires Samsung Battery Executive to Help Lead Its Own Work

27 Jan 2019 comment

Apple has hired an executive from Samsung SDI, the battery making affiliate of Samsung Electronics, to help lead its own battery work, according to Bloomberg.

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.