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Bob Eckert, Mattell CEO: Barbie’s Latest Accessory is Software

The days when Barbie meant doll are gone. Now, she is a full-fledged brand with products ranging from digital cameras and movie production software to bicycles. Mattel CEO Bob Eckert explains why toys are no longer just toys, but brands.

JP Donlon CEO Interviews , Marketing & Sales , Strategy February 1 2011
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Van Andel and DeVos, Amway Co-CEOs; The New Way

Think selling beauty products door to door is a thing of the past? Think again.

Jennifer Pellet CEO Interviews , Global Business , Leadership & Strategy January 31 2011
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Chris Donahue, Federated Investors CEO: Five Ingredients for Success

In the market dive of late 2008, Federated Investors was one of the few asset managers reporting bumper inflows as its money market funds swelled. And it’s not the first time the little-known firm—often confused with the department store empire of the same name—has emerged as a winner against stiff competition.

Jennifer Pellet CEO Interviews , Leadership & Strategy January 28 2011
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C. Mondavi & Sons: Learned it on the Grapevine

For the Mondavi brothers, the cup is definitely half full.

Jennifer Pellet CEO Interviews , Leadership & Strategy January 26 2011
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Is Your Company Too Big?

Companies have been feverishly pursuing growth and global expansion—and in the process setting themselves up for failure.

William E. Rothschild Global Business , Leadership & Strategy January 24 2011

The Innovation Imperative

How to flush out the entrepreneur in the cube next door.

James S. Turley Culture , Engagement , Innovation , Strategy , Talent Management January 11 2011
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Harness the Crowd to Run Your Business

Use crowdsourcing to tap a global network and save money.

Morey Stettner Personal Effectiveness , Small Business , Strategy January 5 2011

CEOs Say Enough Already

Alarmed by government policy—or the lack thereof—business leaders are having to devote more and more time to government issues.

Cheryl Strauss Einhorn Governance , Governance/Compliance , Leadership & Strategy , Regulatory January 3 2011

Drive Profits By Sharing Financial Data

Apply open-book management to boost employee ownership

Morey Stettner Communication , Engagement , Leadership & Strategy , Small Business December 24 2010

CEOs’ Balancing Act

How to keep creativity alive in a growing bureaucracy.

Bob Donnelly Innovation , Small Business , Strategy December 3 2010

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