Business Strategy


  • MCD's total 'brand confusion': Jeff Sonnenfeld  Thursday, 29 Jan 2015 | 7:18 AM ET

    Jeffrey Sonnenfeld, Yale School of Management, weighs in on what's next for the fast food giant as they strive to bring back customers and put a new leadership team in place.

  • Up in the cloud with Tradeshift  Thursday, 29 Jan 2015 | 4:55 AM ET

    CNBC's Deirdre Bosa talks to Christian Lanng, CEO of Tradeshift, about his expansion plans for cloud computing.

  • Mayer's BABA move work in progress: Pro  Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 | 7:04 AM ET

    Greg Maffei, Liberty Media, provides his thoughts on Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer's leadership decisions and the likely direction of the company.

  • Why Hollywood needs to start leaning to the right Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 2:56 PM ET
    Bradley Cooper in "American Sniper"

    Here's the message 'American Sniper' is sending to Hollywood, says Carol Roth.

  • Starbucks: Our food is better & people know it  Friday, 23 Jan 2015 | 10:06 AM ET

    Howard Schultz, Starbucks president and CEO, discusses how food, beer and wine will impact Starbucks over the next two years.

  • CNBC's Jim Cramer and Howard Schultz, Starbucks president and CEO, discusses the future of Starbucks' Reserve Roastery.

  • Starbucks CEO: Set up for excellent year  Friday, 23 Jan 2015 | 10:05 AM ET

    Howard Schultz, Starbucks president and CEO, discusses Starbucks' record quarter and how the company is distinguishing itself from competition in China.

  • Is your hedge fund a ticking time bomb? Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 3:58 PM ET

    Owen Li, who blew up his own hedge fund and lost millions isn't an anomaly, warns ex-hedge-fund trader Turney Duff.

  • Google's bold wireless swing  Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 11:07 AM ET

    Henry Blodget, Business Insider editor-in-chief & CEO, and CNBC's Jon Fortt, discusses the ambitious plan by Google to sell wireless service.

  • PCs... back from the dead?  Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 6:31 AM ET

    Gerry Smith, Lenovo Americas president, talks about the reasons personal computers continue to "power on." Tablet sales are slowing down, say Smith.

  • Here's a crazy idea: Let's NOT focus on profits Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 4:24 PM ET

    Can your business be successful without a focus on profits? This CEO thinks so.

  • IHS 'skeptical' about China's economy  Tuesday, 20 Jan 2015 | 11:40 AM ET

    With China's economic growth at a 24-year low, Nariman Behravesh, chief economist at IHS, says Chinese policymakers are caught "in a balancing act" between low growth and reform.

  • Crises are the 'new normal'  Monday, 19 Jan 2015 | 5:40 AM ET

    We cannot predict the next crisis or how it will impact businesses, Judith Rodin, president at Rockefeller Foundation, tells CNBC, adding that firms should think about diversifying and building resilience.

  • Don't expect a lot of positive earnings surprises Friday, 16 Jan 2015 | 12:01 PM ET

    This just may be the earnings season that we see the impact of the global slowdown, says Michael Yoshikami.

  • Greek banks: A 'psychological' affair  Friday, 16 Jan 2015 | 11:25 AM ET

    With Greek lenders asking for emergency cash, Kian Abouhossein, banking analyst at JPMorgan says that the outflows are "significantly lower" than during the Greek Crisis.

  • *IEA: price floor "anybody's guess," recovery may not be imminent. LONDON, Jan 16- Brent crude oil rose more than $2 to almost $50 a barrel on Friday after the West's energy watchdog forecast the market downtrend would end, although analysts said a strong rebound soon was unlikely as global output continued to outweigh demand. The International Energy Agency said oil...

  • The only way for BlackBerry to survive  Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 11:05 AM ET

    Henry Blodget, Business Insider editor-in-chief & CEO, weighs in on Samsung-BlackBerry acquisition rumors and explains the only way for the Canadian smartphone maker to survive.

  • Pitney's global strategy  Wednesday, 14 Jan 2015 | 1:48 PM ET

    Marc Lautenbach, Pitney Bowes CEO, discusses the company's diverse growth platforms and global business strategy.

  • Rules for entertaining on Wall Street Wednesday, 14 Jan 2015 | 11:53 AM ET
    Turney Duff’s master class in Wall Street business dinners

    Wall Street business dinners are tricky: Where do you go? When do you talk business? Sit in on Turney Duff's master class in the art of entertaining clients.

  • 2015 outlook: The executive view  Wednesday, 14 Jan 2015 | 11:50 AM ET

    Sentiment amongst top business executives is improving, with 51 percent forecasting business conditions will be better this coming year, according to a report by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU). Simon Baptiste, regional director at the EIU, discusses further.