Corner Office - Most Recent


TIAA-CREF CEO on retirement in times of uncertainty

Oct 1, 2010
Marketplace host Kai Ryssdal and Marketplace Money's Tess Vigeland talk to Roger Ferguson, CEO of TIAA-CREF, about retirement after the Great Recession.

Zappos CEO on corporate culture and 'Happiness'

Aug 19, 2010
Tony Hsieh, CEO of mega online shoe retailer, talks with Kai Ryssdal about happiness, corporate culture and his new book on these subjects: "Delivering Happiness."

Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh: full interview transcript

Aug 19, 2010
Tony Hsieh, CEO of mega online shoe retailer, talks about happiness, corporate culture and his new book on these subjects called "Delivering Happiness." Read and listen to the extended interview.

Biz Stone and Evan Williams: Full interview transcript

Jul 8, 2010
CONVERSATIONS FROM THE CORNER OFFICE: Twitter founders Biz Stone and Evan Williams
Posted In: Twitter

Twitter founders: Grow biz, 'Be helpful'

Jul 8, 2010
From the Aspen Ideas Festival, Twitter co-founders Biz Stone and Evan Williams talk about the origins of the social networking service, the value of trivial tweets, and the monetization platform they are launching that involves promoted tweets and trends.
Posted In: Twitter, evan williams, biz stone

Dialing in on how to turn around Sprint

Jul 1, 2010
A few years ago, Dan Hesse was hired to turn things around at Sprint, which lost millions of customers and billions of dollars after network problems and customer service complaints following a merger with Nextel. Hesse talks about how he plans to get all those customers back.

Nuclear-powered fan of 'cap and trade'

Nov 10, 2009
John Rowe, CEO of Exelon, the nation's biggest generator of nuclear power, talks about why he favors part of the Senate's energy bill, and where his industry fits in an era of climate change.

ESPN's leap into the major leagues

Sep 4, 2009
ESPN President George Bodenheimer got his start in the mailroom 29 years ago, back when a 24-hour sports network was considered a crazy idea. He talks about what ESPN means for sports today.

On the web, content is king

Aug 13, 2009
Michael Eisner, CEO of The Tornante Company, talks about the importance of content on the Internet.

Does Google always do good?

Jul 7, 2009
Google is famously known for its motto, "Don't be evil." In an interview with Kai Ryssdal at the Aspen Ideas Festival, CEO Eric Schmidt talks about whether the company's presence in so many people's lives is always a good thing.



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