• The CEO of Nasdaq says there's a marked difference between being a C-suite exec and a CEO

    16 days ago - By Business Insider

    Adena Friedman was named CEO of Nasdaq in 2017 after a long career as a C-suite executive.
    Friedman said she had a good transition phase when she took over as CEO after Bob Greifeld , and already had a team in place when she stepped into the role.
    Friedman said with additional responsibilities as CEO, her focus is on time management.
    When Adena Friedman was named CEO of Nasdaq in 2017, she became the first female leader of a global stock exchange - but Friedman was a consistent c-suite executive for Nasdaq prior to becoming CEO.
    Friedman worked her way to the top of Nasdaq after being the...
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  • Actress Elizabeth Banks spoke to a Dunkin' Donuts exec about why the company is changing its name, and took away a career lesson anyone can use

    Actress Elizabeth Banks spoke to a Dunkin' Donuts exec about why the company is changing its name, and took away a career lesson anyone can use

    16 days ago - By Business Insider

    Actress, director, and producer Elizabeth Banks recently hosted a series of podcasts and films featuring mid-cap companies that are re-inventing themselves in the face of business challenges.
    These spots were part of the series CrazyEnough2Work, created by State Street Global Advisors.
    The most valuable lesson she learned over the course of these interviews came from Dunkin' Donuts, which is getting back to its core business - coffee - and dropping the "Donuts" in its name.
    Banks said she learned the importance of figuring out your fundamental career goals and values. For her, that's...
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