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Blythe Masters Steps Down as CEO of Digital Asset

“Per the announcement, Masters has requested to leave for personal reasons after three years of serving at the company” writes Ana Alexandre for cointelegraph.com. Blythe Masters, the CEO of Digital Asset, a tech company that builds products on distributed ledger technology (DLT), has stepped down, according to an announcement published Dec. 18. Source: cointelegraph.com Share This:

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GoPro CEO Nick Woodman on how the company is coming back into focus

“That focus helped the company turn out the Hero 7 Black in September of this year, which quickly became the fastest-selling GoPro camera ever” writes Dec Est for theverge.com. But the new camera hasn’t gotten off to a hot start just because of the changes the company made in the background.The company that defined the action camera industry skyrocketed shortly after it went public in 2014, buoyed by the immediate success of the Hero 4 lineup. Source: theverge.com Share This:

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Top CEOs worry a recession could strike within the next 14 days

“It found that almost half of the respondents thought the US could face an economic recession by the end of 2018” writes Joe Ciolli for businessinsider.com. As the economic cycle pushes further into its late stages, chatter about the next recession is growing louder.And if the results of a recent New York Times survey are any indication, fear around the next economic meltdown is close to hitting a fever pitch. Source: businessinsider.com Share This:

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‘We hope the board will listen to our explanation’: Nissan’s CEO calls on Renault to heed the allegations against Carlos Ghosn

“Saikawa said he expected the governance committee would “take a scalpel” to Nissan’s governance team, and that he did not have a deadline for naming a successor to Ghosn” writes Naomi Tajitsu for businessinsider.com. Nissan said it was establishing a special committee for improving governance, as well as an advisory committee to propose a chairman. Source: businessinsider.com Share This:

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U.S. banks quietly pull back from riskiest loans amid recession fears

“We have been more cautious in the extension of credit, initial credit lines, the broad-based credit line increase programs,” he said” writes Midwest Communications Inc for 95kqds.com. (Reuters) – As U.S. bank stocks tanked this month over fears of an impending recession, industry executives downplayed concerns to colleagues, analysts and journalists, arguing that the economy is in great shape.Even so, bankers and analysts say the next recession will look much more like the 2001 tech bubble bursting than the 2007-09 global financial crisis.”We are in somewhat of a goldilocks period…

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A CEO who was rejected hundreds of times before making it big shares the strategy she used to secure her dream partnership after 7 years of trying

“Since founding the skincare company Rodial in 1999, Hatzistefanis has heard “no” from countless stores that didn’t want to sell her products” writes Mark Abadi for businessinsider.com. Hatzistefanis has parlayed her success into a book deal and a podcast, and even scored her company a coveted partnership with Kylie Jenner. Source: businessinsider.com Share This:

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Australia bank NAB’s CEO to take long holiday around inquiry report release

“Analysts expect the report will recommend substantial structural and regulatory changes in the banking, financial advice and fund management sectors” writes Midwest Communications Inc for 95kqds.com. SYDNEY (Reuters) – National Australia Bank Ltd said on Monday its CEO will take about two months leave around the scheduled release of a major report into the country’s finance sector, prompting a rebuke from a shareholder group. Source: 95kqds.com Share This:

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SnapLogic’s CEO told us why he’s delaying his long-awaited IPO

“Twitter struggled for years to not look like a public stock basket case” writes Jim Edwards for businessinsider.com. The trend means that some “new” investments in tech companies aren’t actually adding new money to companies’ coffers.Mobile ad company Millennial Media was worth nearly $2 billion when it went public, and its stock to rose to $25.But three sources told Business Insider recently that the volume of stock traded privately is increasing all the time. Source: businessinsider.com Share This:

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Report: CEO of Largest Romanian Crypto Exchange Arrested on US Warrant

“The CEO of Romania’s largest crypto exchange Coinflux was reportedly arrested on a warrant from the United States for fraud, organized crime, and money laundering, local news outlet Mediafax reported Dec. 13” writes Ana Alexandre for cointelegraph.com. Coinflux has subsequently stopped all digital currency exchanges.Following the purported arrest, Coinflux published an announcement saying that the exchange has temporarily suspended all digital currency exchanges, while the company’s bank accounts have been frozen. Source: cointelegraph.com Share This:

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The CEO whose stock exchange is taking on Nasdaq and NYSE says people don’t realize how different entrepreneurship is from corporate life

“Joining a big company gives employees room to learn and grow, but there is little time to learn things while running your own company, Katsuyama said” writes Myelle Lansat for businessinsider.com. “I think I fretted more about the risk other people were taking than my own risk,” he said.With every life cycle a startup goes through, Katsuyama said, it tests your strength and will to see a business through.”People’s families rely on us to make good decisions and to build a good business so that’s a level of stress that…

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