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This former Apple executive says leaders should draw their power from their teams

By Gary Hamel and Michele Zanini   April 22, 2022 What does it mean to be a “leader?” In most organizations, the term is applied, indiscriminately, to anybody in a management role. However, only having subordinates doesn’t make you a leader. Research from Gallup shows that the single biggest predictor of engagement scores is the … Continue reading This former Apple executive says leaders should draw their power from their teams

MicroStrategy’s Saylor Says Its Bitcoin Initiative Has Been A “Tremendous Success”

Alejandro Arrieche Last updated: 16 April 2022 The head of the world’s largest institutional crypto investor, Michael Saylor, recently qualified its investment strategy consisting of purchasing huge amounts of Bitcoin on behalf of its company MicroStrategy as a “tremendous success”. These comments were embedded within a letter directed to MicroStrategy’s shareholders ahead of the Annual … Continue reading MicroStrategy’s Saylor Says Its Bitcoin Initiative Has Been A “Tremendous Success”

Whistleblower says Microsoft spent millions on bribes abroad

Whistleblower says Microsoft spent millions on bribes abroad The former employee estimates “a minimum of $200 million each year” is being skimmed. A. Khalid @askhalid March 26th, 2022 Stringer . / reuters In an essay published Friday on the whistleblower platform Lioness, former Microsoft manager Yasser Elabd alleged that Microsoft fired him after he alerted … Continue reading Whistleblower says Microsoft spent millions on bribes abroad

HomeAdvisor Made False, Misleading Claims About Quality Of Leads Sold To SMBs, FTC Says

HomeAdvisor Made False, Misleading Claims About Quality Of Leads Sold To SMBs, FTC Says by Laurie Sullivan , Staff Writer @lauriesullivan, March 15, 2022 The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) filed a complaint against HomeAdvisor, saying that since 2014, the company overcharged small and medium- sized businesses, and misrepresented the likelihood leads at much higher rates than HomeAdvisor’s … Continue reading HomeAdvisor Made False, Misleading Claims About Quality Of Leads Sold To SMBs, FTC Says

AARP Media To Leverage Search, Says 70-Year-Olds Now Digital Savvy

AARP Media To Leverage Search, Says 70-Year-Olds Now Digital Savvy by Laurie Sullivan  @lauriesullivan, March 10, 2022 AARP Media Solutions, which connects marketers to AARP The Magazine, AARP Bulletin and AARP.org, in the past two years has seen a dramatic change in their readers’ adoption of technology since the beginning of the pandemic — so … Continue reading AARP Media To Leverage Search, Says 70-Year-Olds Now Digital Savvy

Lending Tree’s new marketing chief says customer experience is king

“It’s not just about the transactional value, but having an uplifting experience contributes to us having an affinity for an organization,” says Shiv Singh, chief marketing and customer experience officer for LendingTree. Chris Wood on March 11, 2022 In January, LendingTree appointed Shiv Singh as their first Chief Marketing and Customer Experience Officer. Singh came … Continue reading Lending Tree’s new marketing chief says customer experience is king

Industry Moving Into A Post-Advertising World, Brandtech Group Founder Says

Industry Moving Into A Post-Advertising World, Brandtech Group Founder Says by Laurie Sullivan  @lauriesullivan, January 16, 2022 Purpose — what defines employees, consumers, and society — remains a major focus worldwide. As a keyword it represents the reason for being — why a business or someone exists in the world. Young leaders — who often … Continue reading Industry Moving Into A Post-Advertising World, Brandtech Group Founder Says

Facebook says short posts have the most views while hate speech drops on platform

The third quarter transparency reports give us more insight into the platform, but it’s unclear whether the company’s wide-ranging efforts to restore its reputation will have the desired effect. George Nguyen on November 12, 2021 On Tuesday, Facebook published its Q3 2021 transparency reports, including reports on its most widely viewed content and community standards … Continue reading Facebook says short posts have the most views while hate speech drops on platform