Reporter at Quartz, covering management and business education. Fan of @Yankees and @CPFC. Lots of thoughts about lots of subjects. Story ideas? oliver@qz.comReporter at Quartz, covering management and business education. Fan of @Yankees and @CPFC. Lots o

Sheldon Adelson wants to lure the Raiders to move to his Las Vegas dome. What could go wrong?

qz.com — The Oakland Raiders, one of the most litigious franchises in pro sports, is in serious discussions to move to Las Vegas and play in a new dome financed by Las Vegas Sands, the casino company run by Sheldon Adelson, one of the most litigious executives in the business world.

Mattel finally rolled out a line of super hero toys for girls and the early results are in

qz.com — It turns out that if you make action figures for girls, they'll buy them. DC Super Hero Girls, a new line of toys from Mattel featuring DC Comics' female super heroes recast as high school students, had a strong debut, the company reported on its quarterly earnings call April 20.

When to Switch Jobs to Get the Biggest Salary Increase

govexec.com — For job hoppers, knowing when to move on is a fraught question. Leaving too soon may appear flighty; staying too long can lead to calcification. ADP, the payroll processing company, analyzed salary information for 24 million private-sector workers, including those who switched employers, in the first quarter of 2016.

When to switch jobs to get the biggest salary increase

qz.com — For job hoppers, knowing when to move on is a fraught question. Leaving too soon may appear flighty; staying too long can lead to calcification. ADP, the payroll processing company, analyzed salary information for 24 million private-sector workers who switched employers in the first quarter of 2016.

Great MBAs are cheap in Europe right now

finance.yahoo.com — If you're applying for an MBA, you probably know a little math, you may understand the concept of Return on Investment, and you might even pay attention to currency fluctuations. So you're probably thinking about business school in Europe. European business schools like HEC in Paris or IE Business School in Madrid have traditionally been...

Great MBAs are cheap in Europe right now

qz.com — If you're applying for an MBA, you probably know a little math, you may understand the concept of Return on Investment, and you might even pay attention to currency fluctuations. So you're probably thinking about business school in Europe. European business schools like HEC in Paris or IE Business School in Madrid have traditionally been destinations...

Silicon Valley’s guru was everything Silicon Valley isn’t

qz.com — Bill Campbell, the legendary coach to some of Silicon Valley's most famous CEOs, had little in common with the leaders he mentored. That may be why he was able to earn their trust. Campbell, who was 75 when he died of cancer on April 18, counseled Eric Schmidt at Google, Steve Jobs at Apple, and Jeff...

Is $19.6 million too outrageous a pay package for the CEO of BP? Shareholders say yes

qz.com — Shareholders of BP, the British oil and gas giant, sent a clear message to the company's board today by voting down recommended 2015 pay for executives that included a 13.8 million pound ($19.6 million) package for CEO Bob Dudley. While the vote left no room for ambiguity, with almost 60% voting against the package, it is...

The best US cities for women

qz.com — Gender inequality at work and society has a huge impact on the US economy, according to the a new report from McKinsey, and addressing the imbalances in female participation in the workforce and types of work held by men and women could add as much as $4.3 trillion to the national output by 2025.

Jeff Bezos wants to know if anyone can run Amazon, besides Jeff Bezos

qz.com — Amazon has promoted two executives and given them the rank of CEO of their respective divisions, a move that has all the signs of a contest to determine who succeeds company founder Jeff Bezos as the company's capo di tutti capi. On April 7, Jeff Wilke was named CEO of Amazon's worldwide consumer businesses, and Andy Jassy the...
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