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03/16/2006 12:00 PM WongTimothy Brown, CEO, IDEODescription: Not so long ago, Tim Brown recounts, designers belonged to a "priesthood." Given an assignment, a designer would disappear into a back room, "bring the result out under a bla...
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03/09/2006 12:00 PM WongMarilyn Carlson Nelson, Chairman and CEO, Carlson CompaniesDescription: In a motivational talk aimed at the next generation of business leaders, Marilyn Carlson Nelson utilizes her history with the sprawling, fami...
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11/03/2005 e51-345Michael Kaiser, SM '77, President, John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing ArtsDescription: Running a high-profile arts organization can be a punishing profession. When Michael Kaiser arrived in London to take over t...
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10/19/2005 12:00 PM E51-345Lawrence K. Fish, Former Chairman and CEO, Citizens Financial Group; Member, MIT Corporation; Description: The gods of commerce must have blessed Lawrence Fish, for not only has he transformed a small Rhode I...
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09/29/2005 10:30 AM KresgeBill Joy, Partner, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers; Former Chief Scientist, Sun MicrosystemsDescription: It's a good thing that a decade ago, some engineers at Sun Microsystems became dissatisfied with the lim...
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09/28/2005 9:30 AM KresgeJeff Hawkins, Chief Technical Officer, Palm Inc.; Co-founder, Numenta; Executive Director and Chairman, Redwood Center for Theoretical Neuroscience ; University of California, BerkeleyDescription: Talk about i...
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10/08/2005 1:30 PM KresgeMorris Chang, Chairman and CEO, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC)Description: When Morris Chang was launching his semiconductor company, he didn't rely on a business model -- because the concept h...
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10/07/2005 12:55 PM Carly Fiorina, SM '89, Former Chairman and CEOHewlett-Packard; Author, Tough ChoicesDescription: To hear her tell it, Carly Fiorina's year at the Sloan School proved pivotal to her education and career. She was "const...
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10/07/2005 7:45 AM KresgeJohn Thain, '77, Chairman and CEO, CITDescription: John Thain assumed the helm of the New York Stock Exchange following scandals that stunned both the public and the time-honored institution: massive swindles by...
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09/22/2005 4:00 PM Kirsch 123Steven E. Koonin, PhD '75, Undersecretary for Science, U.S. Department of EnergyDescription: Steve Koonin's news is decidedly mixed: "The headline is the world is not going to run out of energy any time soon,...
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09/08/2005 5:00 PM Kirsch StataJohn Chambers, Chairman and CEO, CiscoDescription: John Chambers provides rich evidence of the way Cisco Systems has leveraged its core philosophy into a durable high tech success story. Chambers' basics: ...
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04/12/2005 12:00 PM WongJack Welch, Founder Jack Welch Management Institute Description: When Jack Welch was a young manager, he blew the roof off one of General Electric's factories in a chemical accident. Summoned to a company VP, Wel...
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