Ethics

Challenges Loom for Next Uber CEO

Now that Uber has chosen Expedia CEO Dara Khosrowshahi to fill its vacant CEO position, it’s time to focus on the huge challenges he will face as he comes on board.

Millennials Really Want CEOs to Mount their Soap Boxes

While millennial consumers and employees expect today’s business leaders to be willing to speak out on social issues, it actually does them and their companies more harm than good.

Lessons from iRobot CEO Colin Angle’s Data Privacy Fiasco

When iRobot CEO Colin Angle talked with Reuters about connectivity and virtual simultaneous localization and mapping technology, he likely didn’t expect to find himself defending his company’s data privacy policies once the story ran.

Are CEOs Being Held to a Higher Standard?

What does the uptick—a 36 percent increase—in forced CEO turnovers for ethical issues really mean?

Uber’s Crisis Management Strategy Offers Lessons for CEOs

Uber's management failed the company and its people when it turned a blind eye to the problems behind closed doors, but its swift action to hire an outside law firm once the problems became public and then follow through on its recommendations set a good example for how to handle a crisis situation.

CEO Credibility Crisis Claims are Overblown, Survey Suggests

People trust CEOs, it appears, so long as its their own.

Most CEOs are Leaving their Political Views at Home, Survey Finds

It appears the risks of staff division, distraction and possible customer boycotts are keeping leaders on the sidelines.

Cement Giant CEO Resigns Amid Syria Funding Scandal

Eric Olsen's departure from the world's biggest cement maker highlights the risks facing CEOs of companies operating in war zones.

Snapchat in Damage Control after Alleged CEO Remarks Cause Outrage in India

The scandal provides little help to American companies struggling to crack the fast-growing market amid calls from local operators for more protectionism.

Making a Stand on Social Issues: Two CEOs Press Their Case

As far as Howard Schultz and Alan Joyce are concerned, company profits and social values go hand-in-hand.
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