Google Executive Chairman and ex-CEO Eric Schmidt and former SVP of Products Jonathan Rosenberg came to Google over a decade ago as proven technology executives. At the time, the company was already well-known for doing things differently, reflecting the visionary - and frequently contrarian - principles of founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin. If Eric and Jonathan were going to succeed, they realized they would have to relearn everything they thought they knew about management and business.
"Non-traditional corporate culture that works"
In an unparalleled collaboration, two leading global thinkers in technology and foreign affairs give us their widely anticipated, transformational vision of the future: a world where everyone is connected - a world full of challenges and benefits that are ours to meet and to harness. Eric Schmidt is one of Silicon Valley’s great leaders, having taken Google from a small startup to one of the world’s most influential companies. Jared Cohen is the director of Google Ideas and a former adviser to secretaries of state Condoleezza Rice and Hillary Clinton.
"Digital Anarchy, A Manifesto"
Both Eric Schmidt and Jonathan Rosenberg came to Google as seasoned Silicon Valley business executives, but over the course of a decade they came to see the wisdom in Coach John Wooden's observation that 'it's what you learn after you know it all that counts'. As they helped grow Google from a young start-up to a global icon, they relearned everything they knew about management.
"Beautiful paradigm to share"
Wie wird aus einem Garagen-Start-up ein weltbekanntes Imperium? Das Geheimnis um Google, eine der wertvollsten Marken der Welt, ist gelüftet. Von niemand Geringerem als Google-CEO Eric Schmidt, Gründer Larry Page und Senior Vice President Jonathan Rosenberg. Und so wie Google längst mehr als eine Suchmaschine ist, ist "Wie Google tickt" weit mehr als eine Unternehmensgeschichte. Es ist spannende Inspirationsquelle und kluger Wegweiser.
The 19th-century eccentric Ida C. Craddock was by turns a secular freethinker, a religious visionary, a civil-liberties advocate, and a resolute defender of belly-dancing. Arrested and tried repeatedly on obscenity charges, she was deemed a danger to public morality for her candor about sexuality. By the end of her life Craddock, the nemesis of the notorious vice crusader Anthony Comstock, had become a favorite of free-speech defenders and womens rights activists.
"Really Awful Narration"
How can women become more powerful leaders? Facebook COO and "Lean In" author Sheryl Sandberg says that we need to address two major issues: stereotype threat, and impostor syndrome. She breaks these theories down in conversation with former Google CEO Eric Schmidt. Revolutionary Insights is curated from the Computer History Museum's Revolutionaries interview series and is brought to you by Audible. This talk was originally recorded on May 8, 2013.
The New Digital Age is the product of an unparalleled collaboration: full of the brilliant insights of one of Silicon Valley's great innovators - what Bill Gates was to Microsoft and Steve Jobs was to Apple, Schmidt (along with Larry Page and Sergey Brin) was to Google - and the Director of Google Ideas, Jared Cohen, formerly an advisor to both Secretaries of State Condoleezza Rice and Hillary Clinton. Never before has the future been so vividly and transparently imagined. From
"got much more than I bargained for"
What does it mean to be overworked in a good way? Veteran Google executive Eric Schmidt explains. Revolutionary Insights is curated from the Computer History Museum's Revolutionaries interview series and is brought to you by Audible. This talk was originally recorded on October 8, 2014.
Would "Drill, Baby, Drill" be part of Google's vision for green energy? Yes, but not drilling for oil. CEO Schmidt says punching down into the Earth to capture natural and clean geothermal energy could help move the United States away from its dependence on petroleum. Google's new energy plan also calls for a bold move into solar and wind power.
How do you build an elite team? Veteran Google executives Eric Schmidt and Jonathan Rosenberg explain that it all has to do with "divas" and "knaves." Revolutionary Insights is curated from the Computer History Museum's Revolutionaries interview series and is brought to you by Audible. This talk was originally recorded on October 8, 2014.
Tonight on the program, Eric Schmidt, executive chairman of Alphabet.
We conclude with Larry Kellerman and Peter Corsell, founders and managing partners of Twenty First Century Utilities.
The Justice Department said Saturday that President Donald Trump’s appointment of his son-in-law, Jared Kushner, as a senior White House adviser did not violate federal anti-nepotism laws.In a 14-page opinion issued by the department’s Office of Legal Counsel, government lawyers said that the president’s special hiring authority exempted White House positions from federal laws barring the president from appointing relatives to lead a federal agency. The White House, the department said, is not technically an “executive agency.”
"Jared Kushner, Trump's Son-In-Law, Is Cleared to Serve as Adviser" is from the January 21, 2017 U.S. section of The New York Times. It was written by Michael S. Schmidt and Eric Lipton and narrated by Barbara Benjamin-Creel.
"Pentagon Confronts a New Threat from ISIS: Exploding Drones" is from the October 11, 2016 World section of The New York Times. It was written by Michael S. Schmidt and Eric Schmitt and narrated by Kristi Burns.
"As ISIS' Grip Loosens, U.S. And Iraq Prepare for Grinding Insurgency" is from the July 25, 2016 World section of The New York Times. It was written by Michael Schmidt and Eric Schmitt and narrated by Kristi Burns.
"Planned Attack to Retake Mosul Faces Delay" is from the June 04, 2016 World section of The New York Times. It was written by Michael S. Schmidt and Eric Schmitt and narrated by Barbara Benjamin-Creel.
"Lack of Plan for ISIS Detainees Raises Human Rights Concerns" is from the May 11, 2016 World section of The New York Times. It was written by Charlie Savage, Michael S. Schmidt and Eric Schmitt and narrated by Kristi Burns.
"ISIS Official, Wounded by U.S. Raid, Has Died" is from the March 15, 2016 World section of The New York Times. It was written by Eric Schmitt and Michael S. Schmidt and narrated by Caroline Miller.