The sources of corporate failure are often prosaic and avoidable. Nokia's experience is a case in point.May 8, 2013 12:18 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
His work concerns matters of life and death. Besides driving crime rates down, he has to battle terrorists. As New York City's police commissioner he has succeeded well enough that some powerful people are urging him to run for mayor.
By David Whitford, editor-at-large
FORTUNE -- "I'm a rookie," Ray Kelly begins.
New York City's top cop is sitting in a back room at the Highliner on 10th Avenue and 22nd Street, MOREOct 12, 2012 5:00 AM ET
CEOs aren't the only ones announcing their views on same-sex marriage. Some Fortune 500 companies are getting involved as well. By Ben SchenkelAug 8, 2012 10:41 AM ET
To attract the kind of people they need, large organizations like Microsoft and KPMG are flipping the idea of mentoring on its head.
By Ethan Rouen
FORTUNE -- Hiring may be easier when unemployment rates hover near double digits, but super talented candidates with years of experience will hardly ever hurt for a job.
When Microsoft (MSFT) recently was looking to snag 300 senior managers from the competition, the company tried a different MOREApr 19, 2012 9:30 AM ET
The tech giant was a no-name startup when it launched its MSDOS operating system in the 1980s. But the open environment it created with developers fueled its explosive growth. By John Hagel and John Seely Brown,Apr 13, 2012 12:04 PM ET
Maybe. But despite a plethora of government-funded training programs and lots of job openings in IT, getting hired isn't easy.
By Anne Fisher, contributor
FORTUNE -- Dear Annie: Since being pink-slipped from my job as a construction manager almost three years ago, I've been making ends meet with a string of low-skilled jobs that don't really use my abilities and aren't leading anywhere. I keep hearing that there are a lot of MOREJan 26, 2012 10:02 AM ET
No one's calling it a boom, but big business is back to mining for talent among recent graduates. By Josh DawseyJul 5, 2011 5:00 AM ET
If you haven't already had an important meeting, like a job interview, on Skype, chances are that you will. Get ready for your close-up. By Anne FisherMay 12, 2011 11:54 AM ET
Fair's fair. I teased the Viziers of Vista (MSFT) yesterday when they requisitioned some dough from those whose severance they overpaid. Yesterday the Company took a deep breath, bethought itself, and reversed its policy. In fact, CNET reports that that head of Human Resources herself made the calls to the 25 folks involved.
Later in the afternoon, Microsoft issued the following statement:
Last week, 25 former Microsoft employees were informed that they were MOREBing - Feb 24, 2009 10:52 AM ET
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