The executive has retired “effective immediately,” without a successor in place. His tenure has been fraught with controversy. Updates with more details about Jeffries’s role at the company.
The CEO of Apple said he identifies as gay in an article Thursday for Bloomberg BusinessWeek.
He asked if his fellow employees could have a pay rise too, to “help address income inequality in the US”.
“I see Miley Cyrus openly smoking dope as a much bigger issue than skinny mannequins.”
“As much as I could rationalise it – as I had rationalised it – my work-life balance had gotten way out of whack, and the imbalance was hurting my very special relationship with my daughter.”
Police said a disgruntled employee shot his boss before killing himself in the Bank of America building in Chicago.
If you can make it through the whole 6 minutes, then congratulations.
CEO Tim Cook tweeted the video with “Inclusion inspires innovation.”
Cook wore the Apple Pride shirt Sunday along with other Apple employees at the parade.
The results of a report released Thursday, presented by GM CEO Mary Barra, state that incompetence and neglect by GM caused the decade-long delay in fixing the ignition switch problem.
David Simon, CEO of America’s biggest shopping mall owner, pushed back against the argument that malls are dying.
Terry Lundgren spoke at length with BuzzFeed on these topics and more during last week’s Global Retailing Conference in Arizona. Here are excerpts from the conversation.
The company has picked Satya Nadella, an insider, to run the company. That’s after about half a year of deliberations over who would run Microsoft.
Lululemon said Laurent Potdevin, most recently the president of Toms, will be its new CEO starting in January 2014. It also said controversial founder Chip Wilson will relinquish his role as non-executive chairman but will remain on the retailer’s board.
WHAT DID WE DO TO DESERVE THIS.
Zynga announced Monday that founder and controlling shareholder Mark Pincus would relinquish his role as Chief Executive Officer, bowing to investor pressure. The company hired Don Mattrick from Microsoft as CEO to steer a turnaround and position it for the mobile era.
Plus the iPhone that exploded a breast implant, the baby-naming trend inspired by Game of Thrones, and celeb couples who manage to be even cuter off-screen than on.
It’s about customer choice and not politics, CEO Terry Lundgren tells petition organizer. “Trump’s brand has become toxic and contemptible, it represents mean spirited bullying and chicanery,” Angelo Carusone replied.
Former New York Times Company CEO Janet Robinson was called “the Nanny” behind her back, according to New York Magazine. This is not a position I aspire to — but it’s one that a lot of high-powered women find themselves in.
In the latest ad for K-Swiss Tubes, KFP reminds us all who’s boss.
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The next big innovation from Apple will allow you to store your iTunes library in a cloud, making it accessible from anywhere on any Apple device. New operating systems Lion and iOS 5 were also announced.
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This is a rap song about The Social Network movie, so, you know, you’ve been warned. (Via Bite Daily).
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