Ex-Wall Street analyst and CEO: How to have an insanely productive meeting
Tech & Innovation

Ex-Wall Street analyst and CEO: How to have an insanely productive meeting

Fifteen years on Wall Street and multiple years as a tech executive have taught Christa Quarles a key skill — how to get things done efficiently. Quarles is the CEO of OpenTable, an online restaurant reservation company that seats more than 20 million diners each month. The company, owned by the Priceline Group, has generated … Continue reading

Former Google career coach: Forget finding your passion—do this instead
Culture

Former Google career coach: Forget finding your passion—do this instead

The ubiquitous advice to “follow your passion” is well-intentioned but not very helpful, said Jenny Blake, the co-creator of Google‘s career development mentorship program, in a recent CNBC article. If you’re frustrated and not sure what you should be doing with your life, she says you may be thinking about work all wrong. “For some, the … Continue reading