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Uber President Quits in Response to Controversies
Uber

Uber President Quits in Response to Controversies

This wasn't the company he thought he joined.
Don't Be Like the Rest. Set Your Business Apart Like These 3 Companies.
Marketing

Don't Be Like the Rest. Set Your Business Apart Like These 3 Companies.

Here are simple techniques brands can employ to essentially hack their way to distinction.
Andrew Medal
Waymo Asks Court to Halt Uber's Self-Driving Cars
Uber

Waymo Asks Court to Halt Uber's Self-Driving Cars

Uber allegedly stole technology from Google's self-driving car project, now called Waymo.
The Solution to Uber's Culture Crisis Could be Hiring Veterans
Inspiring Your Team

The Solution to Uber's Culture Crisis Could be Hiring Veterans

Military service imbues values that every employer hopes new hires have.
Andrew D. Wittman
Uber Says It Will No Longer Use Tech to Target Law Enforcement
Uber

Uber Says It Will No Longer Use Tech to Target Law Enforcement

It had a 'playbook' to thwart sting operations, according to The New York Times.
Nina Zipkin
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
In About-Face, Uber Will Apply for California Self-Driving Car Permit
Uber

In About-Face, Uber Will Apply for California Self-Driving Car Permit

The ride-hailing app previously argued that it didn't need the $150 permit since humans were present in its autonomous Volvo XC90 SUVs at all times.
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
At Least Uber Gives Drivers the Chance to Be Entrepreneurs
Uber

At Least Uber Gives Drivers the Chance to Be Entrepreneurs

Beleaguered Uber was considered the apotheosis of the sharing economy until recently.
Kimanzi Constable