Other Interviews

Software and the next normal: A talk with Workday’s cofounder and co-CEO

November 4, 2020

Here is an excerpt from an interviedw of Aneel Bhusri for the McKinsey Quarterly, published by McKinsey & Company. He discusses the limitations of remote work, data’s importance for employee diversity, and why companies need to have souls. To read…

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She Helped Put ‘Black Lives Matter’ on N.B.A. Courts

October 29, 2020

Here is another superb article from David Gelles for The New York Times in which he shares his conversation with Michele Roberts. To read the complete article, check out others, and obtain information about deep-discount subscriptions, please click here. Credit:…

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Just Like You, Claire Messud Never Read ‘A Brief History of Time’

October 22, 2020

Here is a brief excerpt from an interview of Claire Massoud for the “By the Book” column in the Sunday Book Review in The New York Times. To check out the complete interview, please click here. Illustration Credit: Jillian Tamaki…

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The committed innovator: An interview with Salesforce’s Simon Mulcahy

October 16, 2020

Here is an excerpt from an interview of Salesforce’s Simon Mulcahy by Erik Roth for the McKinsey Quarterly, published by McKinsey & Company. The cloud software provider’s executive vice president and chief innovation officer discusses how its innovation process creates…

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Whole Foods Founder: “The Whole World Is Getting Fat”

October 2, 2020

Here is another superb article from David Gelles for The New York Times in which he shares his conversation with John Mackey. To read the complete article, check out others, and obtain information about deep-discount subscriptions, please click here. Credit:…

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“Don’t be the villain”: Niall Ferguson looks forward and back at capitalism in crisis

September 21, 2020

McK           Here is an excerpt from an article written by Niall Ferguson for the McKinsey Quarterly, published by McKinsey & Company. To read the complete article, check out others, learn more about the firm, and…

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John Cleese Intends to Have His Unread Books Buried with Him

September 8, 2020

Here is a brief except from another  “In the Book” interview, this time of John Cleese for The New York Times. To read the complete interview, check out other material, and learn about deep-discount subscription options, please click here. *…

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Austan Goolsbee on the economics of COVID-19

August 9, 2020

Here is an excerpt from an interview of Austan Goolsbee by Adi Kumar for the McKinsey Quarterly, published by McKinsey & Company. To read the complete article, check out others, learn more about the firm, and sign up for email…

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“America, What a Country.” Michael Dell on His Life and Business

August 7, 2020

Here is another superb article from David Gelles for The New York Times in which he shares his conversation with Donald Dell. To read the complete article, check out others, and obtain information about deep-discount subscriptions, please click here. *…

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Psychological safety, emotional intelligence, and leadership in a time of flux

July 10, 2020

Here is an excerpt from a conversation led by Aaron De Smet, and including Amy Edmondson, Richard Boyatzis, and Bill Schaninger for the McKinsey Quarterly, published by McKinsey & Company. To read the complete article, check out others, learn more…

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