Culture

Is this the end of Uber's bro culture? An investigation into Uber’s corporate culture, led by former U.S. attorney general Eric H. Holder Jr., has resulted in Uber's CEO Travis Kalanick first taking a leave of absence for an undisclosed amount of time - and now he's resigned.  Holder...

Speaker Paul Ryan’s healthcare bill crashed and burned last week. There is more to the story than the simple failure to pass a bill in the house - where the Republicans hold a majority 237 seats - yet needed only 217 votes to pass the...

It’s been a rough few months for Uber. After it surfaced that Uber CEO resulting in Kalanick apologizing for his behavior and saying he needs to grow up – the following happened: Susan J. Fowler - Engineer quit Uber after her claims of sexism and harassment were not taken...

Uber's CEO - Travis Kalanick - apologized via the company's blog for his conduct while arguing with an Uber driver last February. The encounter captured by dashcam shows the CEO in a heated debate with Uber driver Fawzi Kamel over the price of fares and how that is...

According to Gallup research - roughly 70% of employees are unhappy.  For those of you at home who are keeping track - that means only 3 out of every 10 employees are happy with their job. I'm no mathematician but those are not good odds. When your...

Another day, and yet another issue causing delays on WMATA's DC Metro system.  Between April 17th and April 24th - there were 120 alerts. This week - Metro held their first ever all managers meeting.  Let that sink in for a moment.  In the 40-year...

Days like this suck.  You spend more time in meetings talking about work - or playing on your mobile phone because you're bored to death and frustrated - rather than getting any actual work done.  Why don't leaders get death by meetings creates a productivity...

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