Last night, I had dinner with Professor Jeffrey Sachs, who has taken a leadership role in the Sustainable Development Solutions Network. Sachs is seeking a step-reduction in CO2 emissions.
I was impressed by one man’s journey, from the impressionist school as a young man, to founder of Suprematism, to an enthusiastic supporter of the Revolution, to a deeply depressed and shocked witness to the horrors of Stalinism.
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I was the honoree for the Children’s Aid Society’s (CAS) Annual Benefit this year. It was a first for me, a recognition of my board service but more specifically my deep interest in helping kids in poverty in New York City.
Today marks Universal Children’s Day, the perfect moment to launch Project Sunlight for our client, Unilever.
I went to Ypres on Sunday. This was a cockpit for the armies of France, Germany and the UK, with four separate large engagements in the period 1914-18.
As Terry McGraw moves into the chairman position at McGraw-Hill, it is the right moment to recognize those traits that set him apart from other CEO's.
During the past 14 months, I have watched both of my parents fall ill, then pass away. I have a few observations on this difficult period that may prove useful to all of you as you face your parents’ ultimate mortality.
I will remember Ruth every day in the perfect execution of the selfless life, devotion to her husband, her children, her home, her business and the world around her.
My mother Ruth Edelman died peacefully today at 4 A.M. She had battled acute myloid leukemia for the past eight months.
I want strong-minded leaders who think deeply about the future of our firm. One of our core values is to foster an entrepreneurial spirit and this manifests itself with individuals having a keen sense of ownership of our strategy.
I attended the launch event last week for the Pew Research Center’s study of American Jews. Naturally I spoke with my rabbi about the study. We discussed the marketing challenge of Judaism.
Edelman has just published a companion piece to our long-established Trust Barometer. It is called brandshare. Its central thesis is that brands need to migrate from a linear, controlled model to an inclusive sharing model.