Saving Uber: Exec spills on what it’ll take to turn things around

In some ways, Uber exec Frances Frei is like the emergency responder who runs toward the flames, while everyone else is running away. Frei joined Uber in June, at a time when other employees were heading for the door, and the ride-hailing company was struggling under the weight of scandal after scandal. Now it’s Frei’s job to help change a company culture that has been called “toxic,” and blamed for fostering sexual harassment and sexism. It’s the kind of thing that’s right up her alley — Frei, a nearly 20-year veteran of Harvard Business School, is an expert in transforming organizations, fixing culture problems and closing achievement gaps. Frei says… Read More

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Saving Uber: Exec spills on what it’ll take to turn things around

In some ways, Uber exec Frances Frei is like the emergency responder who runs toward the flames, while everyone else is running away. Frei joined Uber in June, at a time when other employees were heading for the door, and the ride-hailing company was struggling under the weight of scandal after scandal. Now it’s Frei’s job to help change a company culture that has been called “toxic,” and blamed for fostering sexual harassment and sexism. It’s the kind of thing that’s right up her alley — Frei, a nearly 20-year veteran of Harvard Business School, is an expert in transforming organizations, fixing culture problems and closing achievement gaps. Frei says… Read More

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‘Game of Thrones’: Just to be clear, here’s how Jon Snow and Daenerys are related

(Spoilers ahead for, well, all of the “Game of Thrones”) The other members of the family who had survived were Viserys and Daenerys, offspring of the Mad King and siblings to Rhaegar — Viserys was killed way back in season 1, and we all know who Dany is. Jon, then, is Daenerys’ brother’s son, making her his aunt, and Jon her nephew. They’re about the same age, though, yes — Dany was born on Dragonstone near the end of Robert’s Rebellion, with Jon born shortly after. Also Read:… …read more Source:: AOL.com

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