Do We Expect the CEO to Resign During Crisis

You will hear it again soon: CEO resigns after something critical surfaces. It happens all the time. Volkswagen chief executive Martin Winterkorn resigned less than a week after the 2015 diesel emissions scandal. Gregg Steinhafel resigned as CEO of Target in 2014, following a highly publicized data breach. Chicago police superintendent Garry McCarthy was asked … Continue reading Do We Expect the CEO to Resign During Crisis

Cure Violence

If you’re new to the “intersection of ideas,” Cure Violence is an excellent demonstration of intersection in action. Dr. Gary Slutkin was an expert in infectious disease… who was asked to help address gang violence in Chicago. How could he help? He had no background in criminal justice, but he saw a familiar pattern in the … Continue reading Cure Violence