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  • Fit CEO
    Frank Karbe becomes 2013 World's Fittest CEO
    CEO Challenges®, the world leader in sport competitions designed specifically for CEOs and business owners, this week, announced Frank Karbe, CFO of San Francisco biotechnology company Exelixis, as the 2013 World’s Fittest CEO®.Karbe...
  • Job Interviews
    CEOs should be the the first to interview a job candidate
    "Don't Hire Jerks, No Matter How Talented," said Michael Lebowitz in an interview for The New York Times awhileback.Lebowitz is the CEO of Big Spaceship, a marketing and communications agency. He claims, and I agree, that no matter...
  • Money
    Report: Restaurant CEOs make nearly 800 times their average worker salary
    One of the major reasons why the economy is in such a continued drag is become of income inequality. While the wealthy continue to line their pockets, millions of Americans struggle, living pay check to pay check.Since 1950, the CEO to worker pay...
  • All that icky government money. Right, guys?
    Romney photo-op includes CEOs who received government handouts
    It's probably safe to say that most people do not have a problem with businesses accepting government handouts and contracts, even though it's the taxpayer who pays.It's also probably safe to say that most people do have a problem with...
  • Bay Street towers
    Study shows Canada's top CEOs will earn average salary by noon
    Toronto -According to a recently published study by theCanadian Centre for Policy Alternatives, many of the country’s top CEOs will make $44,366, the average salary of a worker in this country, in just three hours.In 2010, the top 100...
  • Question mark
    Who should be tweeting for your company?
    My social media marketing business partner Yael K. Miller and I strongly believe that the ideal for company social media engagement is that the CEO of a company should be active on Twitter. This doesn’t mean there aren’t other company...
  • Massachusetts sentenced to 84 months in prison for child porn charges
    60 year old Massachusetts man gets 84 months for child porn charges
    Simeon P. Stefanidakis, 60, formerly of Brookline, Mass., was sentenced on Feb. 9 to 84 months in prison and five years of supervised release following his prison term for child pornography offenses. Stefanidakis was sentenced by U.S. District...
  • Undercover Boss on CBS
    Belfor CEO on Undercover Boss
    Sheldon Yellen is the CEO of Belfor, a disaster restoration company. He pretends he is one of two people competing for a Belfor job on the Undercover Boss episode that aired January 16, 2011 on CBS.For his first job, he works with Joe demolishing...
  • Johnny Rockets CEO and president on Undercover Boss
    Johnny Rockets CEO and president on Undercover Boss
    John Fuller, the CEO and president of Johnny Rockets, appeared on the Undercover Boss episode that aired on CBS December 12, 2010. Although Fuller has been with the company since 2008, he has never worked in a restaurant. He pretends he is a...
  • St. Paul TV Examiner
    Lucky Strike Lanes CEO on Undercover Boss
    Steven Foster, President, CEO, and Co-Founder of Lucky Strike Lanes goes undercover on the Undercover Boss episode that aired November 14, 2010 on CBS. Wearing a wig, he pretends he's one of two people competing for a Lucky Strike Lanes job...
  • St. Paul TV Examiner
    Undercover Boss follows Frontier Airlines President and CEO Bryan Bedford
    Bryan Bedford, President and CEO of Frontier Airlines, goes undercover on the Undercover Boss episode that aired October 17, 2010 on CBS. He pretends he is Richard Jacobs, an unemployed welder competing for a Frontier Airlines job. To disguise...