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Tootsie Roll Appoints 83-Year-Old Widow as CEO; Sale Rumors Swirl
Leadership

Tootsie Roll Appoints 83-Year-Old Widow as CEO; Sale Rumors Swirl

Ellen Gordon, 83, will succeed her 95-year-old husband, Melvin, who was the oldest CEO of any company listed on the New York Stock Exchange or the Nasdaq Stock Market.
Geoff Weiss
The 5 Parallels Between Entrepreneurs and Bull Riders
Starting a Business

The 5 Parallels Between Entrepreneurs and Bull Riders

Both pursuits contain big risks and a degree of giving up control.
Bryan Ansley
Retiring at 27: Ambitious, Lazy or Crazy?
Retirement

Retiring at 27: Ambitious, Lazy or Crazy?

A young real estate CEO made a plan to build up his net worth and check out in six years. Here's how he did it.
Brenton Hayden
10 Approaches to Handle the Burden of Leadership
Leadership

10 Approaches to Handle the Burden of Leadership

It takes effort and a special focus to lessen the burden and avoid the loneliness of being a founder or top executive.
Martin Zwilling
Playboy CEO: Nudity Could Completely Vanish From the Brand
Playboy

Playboy CEO: Nudity Could Completely Vanish From the Brand

How Scott Flanders is cleaning up an aging American empire by leaning on its legacy and pushing its digital potential.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
 7 Concepts Every CEO Has to Nail
Leadership

7 Concepts Every CEO Has to Nail

Being a CEO isn't like playing a game. Don't call yourself one if you can't handle these concepts.
Steve Tobak
What Richard Branson, Larry Page, Elon Musk and Other Mega-Successful CEOs Are Reading
Books

What Richard Branson, Larry Page, Elon Musk and Other Mega-Successful CEOs Are Reading

Find out which famous entrepreneur is obsessed with J.D. Salinger, and who can't get enough of Plato.
Kate Taylor
How CEOs Can Maintain Their Edge
CEOs

How CEOs Can Maintain Their Edge

Leaders can avoid stagnation in three key ways.
Joel Trammell
10 Practical Ways to Promote a High-Performance Culture
Company Culture

10 Practical Ways to Promote a High-Performance Culture

Leaders shape the essential processes of company that directly foster employee engagement and generate results.
Joel Trammell
Oracle Now Has Two Leaders, But Can These Arrangements Work?
CEOs

Oracle Now Has Two Leaders, But Can These Arrangements Work?

With the announcement of Larry Ellison's stepping down, here are three tips for companies considering having co-ceos.
Doug and Polly White
Marathon Runners Make Better CEOs, Study Finds
Executive Performance

Marathon Runners Make Better CEOs, Study Finds

New research finds a positive correlation between CEO fitness and firm value.
Laura Entis
5 Things CEOs Don't Ask About Marketing, But Should
Marketing

5 Things CEOs Don't Ask About Marketing, But Should

A solid partnership between management and the department can lead to better results and increased profits.
Renee Yeager
8 Ways Rookie CEOs Can Succeed Faster
Leadership Qualities

8 Ways Rookie CEOs Can Succeed Faster

With little time to prove themselves, new leaders can take some quick actions and apply some foresight to gain a head start
Joel Trammell
Sprint Shelves Bid for T-Mobile, Calls in New CEO
Mergers and Acquisitions

Sprint Shelves Bid for T-Mobile, Calls in New CEO

After months of languishing in regulatory limbo, a proposed merger between Sprint and T-Mobile is now off.
Geoff Weiss