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Facebook’s Billionaires Club: Meet the Richest

Facebook’s Billionaires Club: Meet the Richest

 

Feb. 4, 2014 (Bloomberg) — A decade of Facebook: What started in a Harvard dorm room has now made Mark Zuckerberg the twenty-second richest person in the world. He’s not the only one. Bloomberg’s “Ranx” looks at five Facebook billionaires. (Source: Bloomberg) 

 

The Milky Way Brain: Betsy Burroughs

The Milky Way Brain: Betsy Burroughs

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Betsy Burroughs shares one of her approaches for helping people create more insights in their lives and work. According the Betsy, “an insight is an idea with action embedded in it.” In this exercise we shift into a mode of thinking that quiets the background noise, allowing new connections to be made and new insights gained.

Betsy Burroughs is president of FocusCatalyst and a member of the World Future Society. She is author of Focus, the Catalyst for Innovation: Guided Brainstorming for Innovators. Leveraging the latest neuroscience research on the brain’s ability to create ‘ah-ha!’ moments, Betsy helps innovators uncover new insights and solutions. She has worked with multiple international firms, including Sun-Maid Raisins, Google and The Discovery Channel

Dare to Be a Beginner: Cris Valerio

Dare to Be a Beginner: Cris Valerio

Cris Valerio is an Innovator in Residence with IDEO.org. Cris’s work focuses on using human centered design to deliver innovative solutions related to water and sanitation, healthcare, education and financial services to low income communities around the world.

Prior to that she was a financial news reporter for Bloomberg Television for 7 years. During her time there she reported from the floor of the NYSE during the financial crisis, traveled throughout Latin America and Europe as a commodities reporter and hosted Bloomberg TV’s small business and entrepreneurship show “Venture,” where she interviewed founders of Zynga, Patagonia, Pandora, Groupon and other leading-edge enterprises. Other memorable interviews include Henry Kissinger, Bolivian President Evo Morales and Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg.

Cris is as enthusiastic about rock climbing and backpacking as she is about storytelling and innovation.

 

The 10 Most Powerful Women In The World 2013

The 10 Most Powerful Women In The World 2013

What do Melinda Gates, Hillary Clinton, Sheryl Sandberg and Beyonce all have in common? They’re featured on Forbes’ 2013 ranking of the World’s 100 Most Powerful Women –our 10th annual look at the heads of state, CEOs, entrepreneurs, philanthropists, celebrities and billionaires who truly matter most.

 

Vintage Social Networking

Vintage Social Networking

Vintage Social Networking

Creative leadership and employee well-being: Farida Rasulzada

Creative leadership and employee well-being: Farida Rasulzada

Her current research revolves around the promotion of creativity leadership, how to generate creative / innovative organizations and what management and organization achieves when staff are given space to be creative both in the private and public sectors.

 

People are not lazy, they just have impotent goals – Tony Robbins

People are not lazy, they just have impotent goals – Tony Robbins

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GAIM 2013: Cairn’s Jackson sees big gains in European credit

GAIM 2013: Cairn’s Jackson sees big gains in European credit

Jan 22, 2013 – Despite low volatility, Cairn Capital’s Andrew Jackson says there are opportunities to make “very real returns” from credit markets in Europe. He also sees no bond bubble in the United States.

 

Guy Kawasaki CEO of Alltop, author of APE | NMX Keynote 2013

Guy Kawasaki CEO of Alltop, author of APE | NMX Keynote 2013

Going Bananas with Guy. This fireside chat with Guy Kawasaki and Mark Fidelman is guaranteed to educate, entertain, and enchant. We’ll be covering a wide range of topics from using social media to build a Guy-like platform, the mega battle between Facebook and Google+, Apple versus Android religious issues, and the dumbest things you can do with social media.