Travis Kalanick

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In Defense of Uber, Amazon and Meritocracy
Uber

In Defense of Uber, Amazon and Meritocracy

Uber's highly competitive culture has come under fire, just as Amazon's did two years ago. Their critics have it wrong.
Steve Tobak
CEO Travis Kalanick Is Officially Looking for Someone to Help Him Run Uber
Travis Kalanick

CEO Travis Kalanick Is Officially Looking for Someone to Help Him Run Uber

He's looking to hire a COO to be a peer and partner in Uber's future.
Biz Carson
Travis Kalanick's 'Profound Apology' Is a Cautionary Lesson for Young Founders
Emotional Intelligence

Travis Kalanick's 'Profound Apology' Is a Cautionary Lesson for Young Founders

The Uber CEO's public angst about berating a driver and confronting sexual harassment allegations reveals the need to grow in personal skills as well as business skills.
David Schonthal and Brooke Vuckovic
3 Lessons Every CEO Can Learn From Travis Kalanick's Emotional Meeting With Uber's Female Engineers
Inspiring Your Team

3 Lessons Every CEO Can Learn From Travis Kalanick's Emotional Meeting With Uber's Female Engineers

One of the engineers took the CEO to task about the harmful culture of Uber and its peers.
Nina Zipkin
Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Launches Investigation Into Sexual Harassment Claims
Uber

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Launches Investigation Into Sexual Harassment Claims

Former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder will lead an independent investigation into claims made by former employee Susan Fowler.
Nina Zipkin
Uber Founder Resigns From Trump Council. Read His Full Text Explanation.
Trump & Business

Uber Founder Resigns From Trump Council. Read His Full Text Explanation.

Travis Kalanick said he needed to realign himself with an Uber company value: 'Be Yourself.'
Entrepreneur Staff
For His 40th Birthday, 12 Inspirational Quotes From Uber CEO Travis Kalanick to Push You to Be a Better Entrepreneur
Travis Kalanick

For His 40th Birthday, 12 Inspirational Quotes From Uber CEO Travis Kalanick to Push You to Be a Better Entrepreneur

Say happy birthday to one of the guys who changed the transportation industry forever.
Rose Leadem
Uber Can Be Added to Lawsuit Against CEO, Which Could Prompt Arbitration
Uber

Uber Can Be Added to Lawsuit Against CEO, Which Could Prompt Arbitration

'While plaintiff now pretends that he 'seeks no relief whatsoever against Uber,' such an assertion is at odds with any fair reading of plaintiff's claim,' judge writes.
Uber CEO Responded to Apple's $1B Investment in Chinese Rival in a Joking Tweet
Travis Kalanick

Uber CEO Responded to Apple's $1B Investment in Chinese Rival in a Joking Tweet

Travis Kalanick explained that his girlfriend owns Apple shares which makes her an investor in Didi Chuxing, Uber's rival in China.
Arjun Kharpal
Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Responds to Critics Who Want IPO
Uber

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Responds to Critics Who Want IPO

Kalanick also announced Arianna Huffington, founder and editor-in-chief of The Huffington Post, is joining Uber's board of directors.
Matthew J. Belvedere
10 Awesome People, Plus the Foo Fighters, Set to Appear at Salesforce's Upcoming Conference
Success Stories

10 Awesome People, Plus the Foo Fighters, Set to Appear at Salesforce's Upcoming Conference

Salesforce has created a place where all the great minds of technology across multiple industries can come together for four days to share ideas, exchange information, learn a lot of great stuff, network and have some fun.
Murray Newlands