Would you give away 90 per cent of your salary? Dan Price, CEO of Gravity Payments, did just that and shared it among his staff. It’s a commendable move but will it pave the way for wider pay equality? In April the CEO of a US tech company did something with
Like many entrepreneurs, Nicole Sahin, the founder and CEO of Globalization Partners, says that she saw a huge opportunity when she started her company. But she still wasn't prepared for the super-fast growth that hit her Boston-based global professional employer organization (PEO) just a few years after launch. While a big part
The mother of ride-hailing firm Uber’s chief executive has died in a boating accident near Fresno, California on Friday, the Fresno Bee reported on Saturday. Bonnie Kalanick, 71, mother of CEO Travis Kalanick, was with her husband, Donald Kalanickwhen their boat struck a rock and sank, the paper reported law enforcement
In a recent interview with Business Insider, Nadella credits Stanford psychologist Carol Dweck's best-selling book, Mindset, as the inspiration for the culture he's trying to build at Microsoft. Here's Satya: "I was reading it not in the context of business or work culture, but in the context of my children's education. The
The idea behind the Big10 CEO for a day competition (Flipkart has a penchant for the word ‘Big’ – it called its most important sales event ‘Big Billion Days’, and its tenth birthday bash has been christened Big10) is to allow the winner take stock of the business, attend key stakeholder meetings, and hand out action points, with Kalyan accompanying her.
Whether you’re a middle manager, owner, or executive–as a plan for increasing transparency across reporting levels, improving morale through shared decision-making, and opening up lines of communication across all channels, you need to improve employee engagement in order to increase productivity.
Here are 5 things that great CEOs do to improve employee engagement.