• GM has no projects underway with Lyft, CEO Barra says

    4 monthes ago - By Reuters

    DETROIT - General Motors Co Chief Executive Officer Mary Barra said on Tuesday the No. 1 U.S. automaker currently has no projects underway with ride-sharing company Lyft, in which it has a 9 percent stake.
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  • Starting a company won't make you a good CEO, says the serial entrepreneur cofounder of OKCupid

    Starting a company won't make you a good CEO, says the serial entrepreneur cofounder of OKCupid

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Sam Yagan started his first company, SparkNotes, his senior year at Harvard University without money or a foundation to build professional success.
    Yagan went on to be the CEO of Match.com after co-founding OKCupid and is now the CEO of ShopRunner.
    He credits his success to being present, surrounding himself with people smarter than he is, and being willing to fail.
    It didn't take Sam Yagan long to start his first company - he didn't even have a college degree yet. But creating a company successfully takes more than a good idea, it takes leadership and the ability to accept failure.
    In his...
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