Strategy

Microsoft is rolling out a new management framework to its leaders. It centres around a psychological insight called growth mindset.

Microsoft has demonstrably grown from where it was in 2014. The growth mindset was fundamental to this upward trajectory. A new management model rolled out this summer further highlights how Microsoft applies the growth mindset. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. Microsoft roots its record performance in a simple […]
Microsoft is rolling out a new management framework to its leaders. It centres around a psychological insight called growth mindset.
News

WeWork cofounder Adam Neumann personally invested $30 million in a startup and loaned money to its CEO. Then the CEO got fired for alleged gross misconduct.

WeWork’s former CEO Adam Neumann loaned money to a British startup boss who was later fired from his company for alleged gross misconduct, documents obtained by Business Insider show. Neumann initially invested $US30 million in UK energy technology startup Faraday Grid in January 2019, while still chief exec of the […]
WeWork cofounder Adam Neumann personally invested $30 million in a startup and loaned money to its CEO. Then the CEO got fired for alleged gross misconduct.
Strategy

‘Everything is up for disruption’: Why MuleSoft’s founder thinks the digital revolution could lead more CIOs to become CEOs

Chief information officers were once overlooked in organisations, but the digital transformation underway across corporate America is giving the role new responsibilities. As chief information officers become more critical to the goals of an organisation, they’re more likely to considered for the CEO spot, MuleSoft founder Ross Mason said. The […]
‘Everything is up for disruption’: Why MuleSoft’s founder thinks the digital revolution could lead more CIOs to become CEOs
Tech

Larry Ellison explains Oracle’s restructuring and layoffs: Some of our business units are ‘melting away’ and ‘we just don’t care’

Oracle has been conducting rolling layoffs worldwide since March, impacting all sorts of units, including its all-important cloud divisions. On Wednesday, Oracle founder, chairman and CTO Larry Ellison gave some insight into what’s going on. Some business units are not doing well and Oracle is content to let them whither, […]
Larry Ellison explains Oracle’s restructuring and layoffs: Some of our business units are ‘melting away’ and ‘we just don’t care’
Markets

A hot crypto hedge fund keeps poaching talent from Goldman Sachs

Two former Goldman Sachs employees have joined prominent cryptocurrency hedge fund BlockTower Capital in the past three months, Business Insider has learned. A number of Wall Streeters have been moving over to the crypto world in recent months. Cryptocurrency hedge fund BlockTower Capital keeps scooping up talent from Goldman Sachs, […]
A hot crypto hedge fund keeps poaching talent from Goldman Sachs