Articles by Jim Motavalli
If 2009 was a year of business disaster, 2011 offered opportunity for recovery. Here's how GM, Starbucks and Whole Foods have engineered turnarounds-- along with some of the lessons they learned.
March 13, 2012
General Motors, Starbucks and Whole Foods Market recently conquered their financial crises. Learn how they battled back by expanding their markets, promoting their products, improving leadership and cutting costs.
Jetson-like modifications for your car
February 20, 2012
Check out these Jetson-like innovations!
Barry Diller brought us the ABC Movie of the Week, was at the helm at Paramount during the Raiders of the Lost Ark years, and helped shape The Simpsons while at Fox. But the media mogul is not looking back.
December 5, 2011
Media mogul Barry Diller’s résumé is studded with iconic TV shows and movies. So, since he jumped to the Internet, lots of people are taking notice.Read More
While other automakers were taking taxpayer bailouts, Alan Mulally was giving Ford a new start.
August 8, 2011
How Alan Mulally led Ford to avoid bankruptcy and return to profitability has much to do with who he is, and is not.Read More
To Make Socks in Vermont, You Have to Be Darn Tough
July 18, 2011
Overseas competition robbed Ric Cabot of longtime customers, leaving the three-generation hosiery mill near bankruptcy.Read More