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Another One Bites the Dust…

On August 11, 2010 By Lauren Jacques

Mark Hurd, CEO of Hewlett Packard Company, has to his credit one of the most successful corporate turnarounds in business history. Or, should I say, Mr. Hurd had that accolade to his credit. Over the weekend, Hurd was forced to resign as CEO of the increasingly successful technology company after he was slapped with [...]

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“The point is, ladies and gentlemen, that greed, for lack of a better word, is good.” With this phrase — taken from a monologue rivaled only by Alec Baldwin in Glengarry Glen Ross — Michael Douglas immortalized his character from the 1987 film “Wall Street,” a soulless investment banker named Gordon Gekko. And, [...]

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