October 25, 2007
News & Opinion: links for 2007-10-25
Yum Brands Inc. chairman and chief executive David Novak isn't your typical corporate chieftain. Any doubts about that should have vanished when, in celebrating the company's initial public offering 10 years ago this month, he wore a yellow foam cheese he
The book's first half is a memoir; the rest is essays on the main economic issues confronting governments over the next few decades [ link].
But niches do not need to imply narrow-mindedness. On the contrary, as Mr Sunstein accepts, the internet holds far more promise than risk. Mr Penn, for his part, remains an optimist [link].
When [Feeney] became a philanthropist, his gifts came on condition that his name never appeared on any press release or plaque [link].
About Dylan Schleicher
Dylan Schleicher has been a part of the 800-CEO-READ claque since 2003. Even though he's stayed on at the company, he has not stayed put. After beginning in shipping & receiving, he joined customer service and accounting before moving into his current, highly elliptical orbit of duties overseeing the ChangeThis and In the Books websites, the company's annual review of books and in-house design. He lives with his wife and two children in the Washington Heights neighborhood on Milwaukee's West Side.