Bank regulators live in obscurity, diligently keeping the wheels of finance spinning. Then a crisis arrives, and they are thrust into view. No one embodied that more than William McDonough, former head of the NY Federal Reserve Bank, who died last week. He is perhaps best known for quelling the market panic when a big […]

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Uber isn’t having a leadership crisis. It’s having a shareholder revolt. It has been clear for some time that imposing new procedures aimed at changing the company’s culture would require Mr. Kalanick to give up the reins as CEO. In normal circumstances, the board would decide on a course of action, take a vote and […]

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  Tucked away deep inside today’s newspaper was a small report that Argentina may be on the verge of ending its long fight with a group of hedge funds and rejoining the international brotherhood of debtor nations. It’s much bigger news than the coverage suggests. Chalk it up to Argentina’s new leadership – and its new communication strategy.

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It’s been a busy week for Elizabeth Holmes, the wunderkind CEO of Theranos, a blood-testing company under fire after a news article questioned the effectiveness of its products. She’s done an admirable job of defending the company since, but that task would have been easier if she’d avoided four risk communication mistakes.

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