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CNBC: Theranos founder didn't do her homework

Bill George, Harvard Business School, shares his view on Theranos Inc. founder Elizabeth Holmes and the blood-testing business.

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CNBC: Bill George's tax code solutions

Discussing the problems with corporate tax inversions, with Bill George, former Medtronic CEO, and Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities.

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CNBC: Theranos Under Fire

After the WSJ reported regulators are considering banning Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes from owning or running any labs for at least two years, Jeffrey Sonnenfeld, Yale School Management; Bill George, Harvard Business School; and Les Funtleyder, ESquared portfolio manager, discuss Theranos.


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CNBC: The War On Business

Discussing making America more competitive, as well as the presidential candidates, with Former Medtronic CEO Bill George and Wilbur Ross, WL Ross & Co. Chairman and CEO.

 


This article was originally posted on CNBC.com on 4/7/2015.

CNBC: Bill George on Iger succession: I'm perplexed

Bill George, CNBC Contributor, Senior Fellow at Harvard Business School and former Medtronic Chairman, discusses Disney's succession plan shakeup.

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Minnesota Public Radio: Kerri Miller Friday Roundtable

MPR News host Kerri Miller talks with Bill George, Senior Fellow at the Harvard Business School, and Washington University law professor Adam Rosenzweig about corporate tax inversions and why the issue seems to have taken a timid foothold in this year's presidential election. With both Democrats and Republicans taking aim at companies who employ tax inversion, Kerri delves into the reasons why, what the concerns are with this sort of corporate maneuvering and what might be done to get at the root causes behind U.S. companies taking their operations overseas. 

http://www.mprnews.org/listen?name=/minnesota/podcasts/kerri-miller/2016/03/31tax_inversions_20160331_64.mp3


This post was originally published on Minnesota Public Radio on 3/31/16. 

CNBC: Alphabet's CEO problem

CNBC Contributors Jeffrey Sonnenfeld of the Yale School of Management, and Bill George, former Medtronic chairman & CEO, talk about the leadership challenges facing Alphabet with the various companies in the corporate structure.

 


This article was originally posted to CNBC.com on 3/29/16.

CNBC: Squawk Alley Grading Yahoo's Board

Bill George of Harvard Business School, and Jeffrey Sonnenfeld of Yale School of Management, discuss the proxy fight launched at Yahoo by Starboard Value and how the current and proposed boards could do.

 

This article was originally posted to CNBC.com on 3/24/16.

CNBC: European Unity More Important Than Ever

Discussing the Brussels attacks and the importance of security in the European Union with Bill George, Harvard Business School professor, former Medtronic Chairman & CEO and CNBC Contributor. 

CNBC: Valeant needs a dramatic change

Bill George, Harvard Business School professor, former Medtronic CEO and CNBC Contributor, weighs in on the Valeant Pharmaceuticals leadership change and gives his pick for who should replace Michael Pearson as CEO.