HSBC executives at the bank's London HQ have been moved two storeys down and have to "hot desk" as part of a new office model, CEO Noel Quinn said.
Workers may return to the office in the near future, prompting business leaders to think about workplace culture and utilize technology in new ways.
GameStop is reshaping its executive suite around former Amazon employees as activist investor Ryan Cohen oversees a company-wide "transformation."
GameStop has also brought pet supply company Chewy's former vice president of e-commerce onto the team.
"Now that I'm on the other side of this, how do I create a culture that can accommodate parents or mothers?" Warriors Marketing SVP Jen Millet posed.
More than 170 American business executives signed a letter urging Congress to certify the electoral vote on Wednesday and confirm President-elect Joe Biden’s victory. Goldman Sachs Chairman and CEO David Solomon, Microsoft President Brad Smith, BlackRock CEO Laurence Fink, and Pfizer CEO Albert Bourla were among the signatories. “Attempts to […]
Jan Lehman is an executive coach and the owner of CTC Productivity in St. Paul, Minnesota. After working as a software developer and a home organiser, Lehman realised she had a knack for understanding people’s productivity issues and helping them transform their workflow. She started her coaching business in 2009, […]
Genesis is still a relatively new luxury brand and suffers from a lack of brand recognition, despite producing cars of stellar quality. After reviewing the GV80 luxury SUV, Business Insider sat down with Genesis CEO of North America, Mark Del Rosso to learn more about the brand’s progress. The GV80 […]
Big businesses are protecting executives’ pay by rewriting bonus plans and changing performance targets, a report has found. Companies have added non-financial targets and written off worst-performing months, Semler Brossy Consulting Group said. For example, Olive Garden parent company Darden Restaurants modified its bonus plans so that lower sales at […]
Approximately 8 out of 10 top executives across the world have been suffering from poor mental health during the coronavirus pandemic, according to a survey by Bupa Global on Monday. Over 90% of those interviewed said that they are determined to boost their work-life balance by spending more time with […]
Virgin Galactic has a new CEO in Michael Colglazier, the now-former president and managing director of Disney Parks International. Outgoing CEO George T. Whitesides will assume a new “Chief Space Officer” role for the company. Colglazier is to run the suborbital space tourism side of the company while Whitesides pushes […]
Under NASA administrator Jim Bridenstine, two chiefs of the agency’s human spaceflight have departed within a year, including Bill Gerstenmaier and Doug Loverro. Last week, NASA announced Kathy Lueders – a 28-year agency veteran and leader of the program overseeing SpaceX’s first crewed flight to orbit – would now lead […]
Top executives sold a total of $US9.2 billion in their firms’ stock before markets hit fresh lows on March 20,The Wall Street Journal reported Tuesday. The sales made between February 1 and March 19 led corporate leaders to avoid potential losses totaling $US1.9 billion, according to The Journal’s analysis. Markets […]
Calling all NYC execs – what are your go-to spots to impress clients? Business Insider wants to know your favourite bar and restaurant in the city where you take clients. Fill out the form below to tell us. We can keep you anonymous if you prefer. Visit BusinessInsider.com for more […]
With Amazon and Microsoft gobbling up large portions of the share on the cloud market, Google Cloud is playing catch-up. Still, since former Oracle veteran Thomas Kurian took the reins as Google Cloud CEO, it’s expanded on its ambitions. It’s hired a new leader, Robert Enslin from SAP, to head […]
While many successful executives have favourite interview questions, others have general strategies they prefer to use for each job candidate. From asking for a classic elevator pitch to posing brain teaser questions, here are a few strategies used by execs such as Salesforce’s Marc Benioff and Airbnb’s Brian Chesky. Visit […]
Many, if not all, of today’s most famous tech executives have loved computers and programming from an early age. Tesla’s Elon Musk designed a space-themed video game at the age of 12, while Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg was offered $US1 million for software he created before he even attended Harvard. While […]