U.S. Treasury Denies GM and Ally Execs Were Overpaid
In 2013, the Treasury Department loosened compensation limits for the top 25 executives at GM and Ally Financial. But did it loosen them too much?
“Hide No Harm” Bill Goes After Top Executives
Could new legislation help law enforcement successfully prosecute a company's highest executives for corporate misdeeds?
CFOs on the Move: Week Ending Jan. 17
General Motors, RadioShack, Amgen, Express Scripts, Town Sports International, JBT, Electronics for Imaging, Global Geophysical Services
General Motors Hoists Company Insider to CFO
Chuck Stevens had been finance chief of the General Motors North America unit.
CFOs on the Move: Week Ending Dec. 20
General Motors, Edwards Lifesciences, Puppet Labs, Seminole Energy, Allegheny Technologies, Johnny Rockets, DST Systems, Affinion, Hardinge, Nortec Systems
From Great Books to QuickBooks
CFOs must have accounting and finance training to succeed, but undergraduate degrees in the humanities and social sciences are what propelled these six executives to the top finance spot.
Liddell: No More CFO-ing for Me
The former finance chief of Microsoft and GM is looking for different experiences.
Too Much Cash?
Corporate balance sheets are swelling with cash, reaching $1.8 trillion at the end of 2012. Many accuse companies of hoarding, but there’s more to the story.
The Story Trumps the Data
Big data promises to revolutionize human-capital management, but it's the stories behind the data that will endure. We just have to find them.
Failure as a Teaching Aid
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