Posts tagged Michael Gibbs

CEO Pay-How Should it Be Attached to Performance?

Over the last several years, there has been a lot of consternation about CEO pay.  Recently, it’s been shown the CEO’s of the big banks received 7.7% pay increases.  A lot of folks hate the big banks, and so any …






Is An Acquisition a Failure?

This post is intriguing because a person that created a company considers the acquisition of his company a failure.   Their company was unique, because they didn’t have any investors.   Investors would consider what they did a success-and I …






Is Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer Against Women’s Rights?

Yahoo ($YHOO) CEO Marissa Mayer just told all her employees that they couldn’t work from home anymore.  Some employees were incensed.  A few critics said she was defrocking women and taking away their livelihood.  CEO Mayer was making it tough …






Who Controls Your Reputation?

When I was taking classes at the University of Chicago for my MBA there were a lot of interesting classes. Of course, the regimental numbers classes.  Every MBA goes through the core.  Economics, Accounting, Finance, Strategy, Statistics and Operations.  But, …