Leadership

Top Women in Retail 2018: Liza Landsman, President, Jet.com
January 23, 2018 at 1:13 pm

To see the full list of this year's Top Women in Retail honorees, click here. What do you enjoy most about working in the retail industry? It’s a very exciting time to be in retail. What I love most about it is the true blend of art and…

Leadership in the Age of AI: Adapting, Investing and Reskilling to Work Alongside AI
January 23, 2018 at 12:18 pm

This year, Infosys has released a new report based on a survey of IT decision makers and senior executives at enterprises in seven countries. The goal of this report is to shed light on the impact artificial intelligence (AI) is already having in businesses, examine what differentiates those achieving value vs. those that are not, and provide business and technology leaders with guidance to help them navigate the rapidly changing business climate as AI takes hold.

Top Women in Retail 2018: Jenny Ming, CEO, Charlotte Russe
January 23, 2018 at 12:18 pm

To see the full list of this year's Top Women in Retail honorees, click here. What do you enjoy most about working in the retail industry? I love retail because it's ever changing; it never stands still. Trends can come from so many different places. I love…

Top Women in Retail 2018: Tina Sharkey, CEO, Brandless
January 23, 2018 at 11:48 am

To see the full list of this year's Top Women in Retail honorees, click here. What do you enjoy most about working in the retail industry? One of the things I enjoy most is the personal connection and interaction you establish with people, even in…

Top Women in Retail 2018: Sarah LaFleur, CEO, MM.LaFleur
January 23, 2018 at 11:36 am

To see the full list of this year's Top Women in Retail honorees, click here. What do you enjoy most about working in the retail industry? Working with creative people. I had never worked in fashion before I started MM.LaFleur. My co-founder and creative…

Apple Announces Moves Partially Tied to New Tax Bill
January 19, 2018 at 11:16 am

Apple yesterday announced a sweeping set of moves partially tied to the recent tax bill, including paying $38 billion in taxes from profits made overseas as required by recent changes to the tax law.; creating more than 20,000 new jobs at existing Apple campuses and a new corporate campus it plans to build; and pledging…

Top Women in Retail 2018: Jocelyn Wong, Chief Marketing Officer, Lowe’s
January 19, 2018 at 11:04 am

To see the full list of this year's Top Women in Retail honorees, click here. What do you enjoy most about working in the retail industry? I love how exciting retail is right now. Technology is changing the expectations that customers have of retailers in ways no one could…

Top Women in Retail 2018: Cheryl Kaplan, President, M.Gemi
January 19, 2018 at 10:11 am

To see the full list of this year's Top Women in Retail honorees, click here. What do you enjoy most about working in the retail industry? It’s never boring. Since I began my career in retail it’s been ever-changing. To stay relevant, you must constantly innovate and improve the product and experience you’re offering so it…

Leadership and Corporate Responsibility Challenges in 2018
January 19, 2018 at 8:34 am

In our previous articles we explored the possibilities of and methods for co-existence of millennials and baby boomers, the value of an older workforce, the importance of corporate culture, and how the explosion of social media is affecting everything we do and everything we think. In 2018, the social media climate is showing no signs…