After a rough eight-year tenure leading Coca-Cola, Muhtar Kent will resign in May as CEO of the beverage giant. Kent will be succeeded by his top deputy, James Quincey. WSJ’s Lee Hawkins explains. Wall Street Journal video
Oct.17 — “The David Rubenstein Show: Peer-to-Peer Conversations” explores successful leadership through the personal and professional choices of the most influential people in business. Renowned financier and philanthropist David Rubenstein travels the country talking to leaders to uncover their stories and their path to success. The first episode features Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates. Bloomberg video
Holiday shoppers may not be cashing in on lucrative perks if they’re using the wrong credit cards. MarketWatch personal finance reporter Catey Hill and Lunch Break’s Tanya Rivero discuss credit cards with the most generous perks, including one that could earn consumers up to $2,500. Wall Street Journal video
Apple This Week is a LIVE webcast featuring Bloomberg Technology reporters Mark Gurman and Alex Webb in San Francisco discussing the latest Apple news and taking questions from the audience. The show can be seen every Wednesday on Bloomberg.com, Facebook or YouTube. Bloomberg video
PepsiCo Chief Executive Officer Indra Nooyi discusses her management style and how she keeps connected with her employees. Nooyi speaks with David Rubenstein in the sixth episode of “The David Rubenstein Show: Peer-to-Peer Conversations.” Bloomberg video
CBS New York video….. There’s an ‘exotic’ Christmas tree selling for $1,000 in the Village … Sixteen-year tree saleswoman Heather Neville, who runs a stand at Seventh Avenue and 11th Street, is charging $77 per foot for a 13-foot tree, which equals $750. Add to that a $200 stand, $25 delivery and setup fee, and $20 for the three men doing the job, and you’ve got yourself a four-figure Christmas tree.
Apple This Week is a LIVE webcast featuring Bloomberg Technology reporters Mark Gurman and Alex Webb in San Francisco discussing the latest Apple news and taking questions from the audience. The show can be seen every Wednesday on Bloomberg.com, Facebook or YouTube.. Bloomberg video