Stomp's John Angeles talks about leading without speaking, playing through mistakes, and how to make music with trashcans.
FORTUNE -- Imagine managing a room full of people with completely different backgrounds. Now give them trashcan lids to bang while you try to communicate. Now, also, dance.
This is a simplified version of John Angeles' everyday challenge as part of the off-Broadway show Stomp. It is an extremely physical show -- performers maneuver MOREShelley DuBois, writer-reporter - Jan 25, 2013 12:28 PM ET
The Republican strategist spoke with Fortune about why leading a super PAC is easier than building a political campaign and how he can't do anything about being a myth.
FORTUNE -- To some, Karl Rove is the heart and soul of the GOP. He has a long history of counseling prominent Republicans. Most memorably, he designed George W. Bush's successful presidential campaigns in 2000 and 2004. Recently, he co-founded and helped MOREShelley DuBois, writer-reporter - Jan 4, 2013 10:15 AM ET
The Onion editor Will Tracy discusses the art of making jokes out of terrible things and why it's important to subvert real news outlets. Interview by Shelley DuBoisShelley DuBois, writer-reporter - Dec 12, 2012 12:06 PM ET
Robot Chicken's Seth Green and John Harvatine discuss the trials of pitching Robot Chicken to Harrison Ford and why the company has an RV for a conference room.
FORTUNE – The folks behind Cartoon Network's Robot Chicken care, deeply, about what happens to a Miley Cyrus doll. To make it onto the show, that doll must have started as a writer's brainchild, survived the pitch process, and undergone hours of arduous stop-motion MOREShelley DuBois, writer-reporter - Nov 26, 2012 11:42 AM ET
The Princeton professor and former State Department official discusses her take on leadership and work-life balance.
FORTUNE -- In what felt like a knockdown, drag out election season, we heard plenty about the problems in Washington and improving the lives of American women. As a foreign policy professor and a woman who has worked in Washington, Anne-Marie Slaughter knows these issues all too well.
Slaughter currently teaches at Princeton, but last year, MOREShelley DuBois, writer-reporter - Nov 7, 2012 12:35 PM ET
Director Stewart Hendler discusses the challenges and bright spots of bringing sci-fi production values to a web-sized screen.
FORTUNE – Many of us are watching more videos online these days, but how do you pack all the gore and sexy graphics of a sci-fi action film onto a web-sized screen?
That is director Stewart Hendler's charge. He started out behind the camera, shooting horror flicks -- he directed 2009 slasher "Sorority Row," MOREShelley DuBois, writer-reporter - Oct 12, 2012 1:50 PM ET
Caroline's founder Caroline Hirsch discusses how she built a classy joint in the gritty underbelly of the '80s New York comedy scene. Interview by Shelley DuBoisShelley DuBois, writer-reporter - Oct 2, 2012 10:22 AM ET
Commissioner Salvatore Cassano shares what he's learned while leading New York City's finest and how the department has responded and changed since the September 11 tragedy.
FORTUNE -- Eleven years ago today, Salvatore Cassano was working as the chief of operations for New York City's Fire Department. His leadership during one of the darkest days in the city's history ultimately earned him the position of its 32nd commissioner, a post he has MOREShelley DuBois, writer-reporter - Sep 11, 2012 12:05 PM ET
Roald Hoffmann talks to Fortune about the benefits of accepting complexity and how to make sure your team feels comfortable with offering seemingly batty ideas.
FORTUNE -- Nobel-prize winning chemist Roald Hoffmann has had anything but a simple path to success. He was born in Poland, and survived the Nazi labor camps. He came to America at the age of 12, attended the prestigious Stuyvesant High School in New York, then MOREShelley DuBois, writer-reporter - Aug 30, 2012 11:53 AM ET
The director discusses his most recent film and how it represents a creatively destructive phase in his impressive career. Interview by Shelley DuBoisShelley DuBois, writer-reporter - Aug 9, 2012 1:04 PM ET
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