How Ready Are We for Gay CEOs?

How Ready Are We by luftholen

We’ve now gotten comfortable throwing homophobes out of the corner office, but are we ready to accept openly gay corporate chieftains?

Dear Firehouse Subs CEO, Don Fox. Please Stop Using Offensive Native Mascotry

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Ethan Keller writes a letter on behalf of the grassroots organization Eradicating Offensive Native Mascotry (EONM).

The Only March Madness Should’ve Been Relentless Protesting

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Give college athletes, those whose backs March Madness are built on for example, their 40 acres and a mule.

A Very Good Year for Good Men

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Ken Goldstein has watched The Good Men Project grow. And oh man, how it has grown.

We Got Our Jobs Done. Even As The Business Was Crumbling Around Us.

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Merv Kaufman realized that in business, adversity is what you work through, not quit on.

The 4 Features of a Powerful Apology

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Why is it so terrifying to apologize?

What Does ‘Mitt’ Mean?


Would you vote for a ‘Willard’ over a ‘Barry’?

Small Businesses Devastated by Sandy

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What do you do when the business you’ve put blood, sweat and tears into is destroyed by a storm? GMP’s Jackie Summers and others in Red Hook are asking themselves that question right now.

Is the Mitt Romney ‘Big Bird Outrage’ Justified?

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Liam Day adds some much-needed logical thinking to the debate about whether Mitt Romney wants to kill off Big Bird.

The Feeling of Speed

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When Tom Matlack invested in a tech company other VC’s had left for dead, he had no idea how much it would bring him back to life.

Is The Mitt Romney ‘Big Bird Outrage’ Justified?

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Liam Day adds some much-needed logical thinking to the debate about whether Mitt Romney wants to kill off Big Bird.

Understanding the Chicago Teacher Strike – A Quick Guide

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Teacher Tom Walsh offers a compelling and well-researched explanation of the key points in the Chicago Teacher’s Union strike.

Don’t Fear the Fad


Just because something is a fad does not necessarily make it a bad investment.

The Joy in Tracheotomy: Lisa Hickey’s Absence


Lisa Hickey, CEO of the Good Men Project, talks about her recent adventures with Lyme Disease and what a forced leave of absence has taught her.

Marissa Mayer Surprises Tech World Again as Yahoo’s New CEO

Marissa Mayer

Marissa Mayer takes the top job at Yahoo. If only there was a word to express how exciting this news is.

The Blackberry Problem: What Would You do if You Were the CEO of RIM?

RIM CEO Thorsten Heins

RIM may or may not be in a “death spiral.” CEO Thorsten Heins certainly doesn’t think so. If you were in Thorsten’s shoes, what would you do?