A shakeup at Citigroup leaves two women with bigger jobs -- and one prominent departure.
FORTUNE -- In what has long been a minefield for senior women -- the big banks -- three female executives burnished their power this week.
In a senior management shuffle at Citigroup (C), CEO Mike Corbat told employees yesterday that Jane Fraser is the new CEO of U.S. Consumer & Commercial Banking. This is a huge job MOREPatricia Sellers - Mar 7, 2014 2:15 PM ET
Started by a rising-star businesswoman as she vied to conquer her cancer, Cycle for Survival has grown to be her winning legacy, with support from celebrities like Seth Meyers and big sponsors such as Coca-Cola.
FORTUNE -- Jennifer Goodman Linn lived the kind of life that a lot young people aspire to. She grew up in a good family in New Jersey, went to Duke University, graduated Harvard Business School ('99), MOREPatricia Sellers - Mar 4, 2014 8:45 AM ET
FORTUNE -- Karen Peetz occupies a unique perch to learn lessons from crises. She is president of Bank of New York Mellon (BK), a Fortune 500 company that weathered the financial crisis well but had its reputation tarred along with the rest of the industry. Peetz is also on the board of trustees at Penn State University, where, in the wake of the Jerry Sandusky scandal, she raised her hand MOREPatricia Sellers - Feb 26, 2014 10:18 AM ET
The man who gave Hollywood producer Brian Grazer his daily dose of cultural knowledge now helps companies understand trends. Here's a peek at Brad Grossman's 2014 Zeitguide.
FORTUNE -- I met Brad Grossman about a decade ago when I went to interview Brian Grazer, who is Ron Howard's producing partner and the force behind movies from Apollo 13 to A Beautiful Mind to last year's Rush. Grazer is a fascinating MOREPatricia Sellers - Feb 10, 2014 8:44 AM ET
GM CEO Mary Barra and Google exec Susan Wojcicki, newly in charge of YouTube, show that you can reach the top by staying in one place.
FORTUNE -- Job-hopping can be a path to promotions and big pay for many executives, but the global edition of the Fortune Most Powerful Women list, released today, suggests that there is still value in corporate loyalty. Ten of the 50 executives on the list MOREPatricia Sellers - Feb 6, 2014 11:46 AM ET
A new venture by two prominent startup investors says much about where Silicon Valley money is heading—and much about the void they leave in their wake.
FORTUNE -- Silicon Valley venture capitalists Jennifer Fonstad and Theresia Gouw are leaving their firms and going into business together.
Aspect Ventures is the name. And the most interesting aspect of this startup—besides the cofounders' focus on mobile, which says a lot about where Silicon Valley MOREPatricia Sellers - Feb 5, 2014 9:00 AM ET
This adventurer's weakness could have led to disaster for her and her daredevil team. An extraordinary tale of survival and success.
FORTUNE -- Alison Levine grew up like the a lot of us, did well in school, got an MBA at Duke, worked for Goldman Sachs (GS), tried politics (as deputy finance director in Arnold Schwarzenegger's California gubernatorial campaign) and never felt satisfied. So she started climbing mountains, with inordinate determination. MOREPatricia Sellers - Jan 31, 2014 5:26 AM ET
Weathering storms may make you a better boss. One company's silver linings playbook.
FORTUNE -- Neither wind nor rain nor Arctic blast, now socking the eastern U.S. for the second time this winter, keeps good companies down. If a company is great at its core, it actually strengthens when tested by Mother Nature. One example is Guardian Life Insurance Company, which overhauled its workplace culture thanks to lessons learned in the MOREPatricia Sellers - Jan 22, 2014 8:23 AM ET
From Jacqueline Bisset to Bono to Jennifer Lawrence, the Golden Globe winners delivered flubs, flaws and performances that business executives can learn from.
Guest Post by Mary Civiello
FORTUNE -- The Golden Globe Awards showed us that co-hosts Tina Fey and Amy Poehler are not just one-hit wonders, that 12 Years a Slave and American Hustle are best bets for Oscars, and that too many star performers cannot, for the life of MOREPatricia Sellers - Jan 13, 2014 3:48 PM ET
Facebook exec David Fischer and his dad, Fed choice Stanley Fischer, are both well-suited to work for powerful women bosses.
FORTUNE -- Sheryl Sandberg must be the most politically connected executive in Silicon Valley.
There she was in Washington, D.C., last month when President Obama hosted a powwow with tech honchos at the White House.
Fifteen years earlier, the Facebook (FB) COO served as chief of staff to Larry Summers when he was MOREPatricia Sellers - Jan 13, 2014 11:38 AM ET
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