leadership

Don’t trust investors asking how you’ll exit to Apple, says Apple CEO

If you're a budding entrepreneur and the VC you're pitching switches gears and asks you about your exit strategy that's your cue to get up and leave, says Apple CEO Tim Cook.

Uber promotes 7 people to the VP level

It’s promotion season at Uber, as detailed in my post about Uber’s new approach to performance reviews. As part of this round of reviews, several people have received promotions to vice pr

Shake Shack’s CEO is joining Square’s board of directors

Square just announced that Randy Garutti, the CEO of Shake Shack, is joining the payment company’s board of directors. Garutti has been with Shack Shack since before they opened their first location

Uber hires Harvard Business School professor Frances Frei to solve its leadership problems

In a bid to heal its fractured company culture, Uber has hired Harvard Business School professor Frances Frei as its new SVP of leadership and strategy. According to the company’s announcement, Frei

Crunch Report | Mark Zuckerberg’s Harvard Commencement Speech

Mark Zuckerberg gives this year's Harvard commencement speech, Uber and Lyft are returning to Austin, Ford has some leadership shake-ups and TC Battlefield company Beam (acquired by Microsoft) is now

How to pull workers back from the brink of burnout

Work/life balance in startup culture is total BS. And you are probably part of the problem. Until you say “enough” -- and fight back, stand up and resist -- you’re perpetuating a culture of burn

The Entire SV Angel Partnership To Speak At Disrupt NY

TechCrunch is excited to announce today that the entire SV Angel partnership is headed to Disrupt NY 2015. That means Ron Conway, David Lee, Brian Pokorny, Topher Conway, Robert Pollak and Kevin Carte

A Guide To Co-Leadership: Why It’s Hard, Why It’s Good, And How To Make It Work

In September Larry Ellison stepped down from the helm at Oracle and appointed a co-CEO pair as his successors. Articles about the announcement spoke of such dual arrangements in discouraging and doubt

Reports Claim Forstall And Browett Were Asked To Leave Apple Following Crucial Missteps

The Wall Street Journal has released a report with updated information about why Apple decided to part ways with two senior executives, including former iOS SVP Scott Forstall and former SVP of Retail