MOST RECENT EPISODE: BONUS
Gibson, Megan. “Top 10 Worst Bosses.” Time, Time Inc., 18 Oct. 2010, content.time.com/time/specials/packages/article/0,28804,2025898_2025900_2025903,00.html.
McNamara, Robert. "The Pullman Strike of 1894." ThoughtCo, Jun. 14, 2018, thoughtco.com/the-pullman-strike-of-1894-1773900.
Millhiser, Ian. “The True Story Of How One Man Shut Down American Commerce To Avoid Paying His Workers A Fair Wage.” ThinkProgress, ThinkProgress, 1 Sept. 2014, thinkprogress.org/the-true-story-of-how-one-man-shut-down-american-commerce-to-avoid-paying-his-workers-a-fair-wage-fe8ff26e236b/.
Urofsky, Melvin I. “George M. Pullman.” Encyclopædia Britannica, Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc., 24 Feb. 2018, www.britannica.com/biography/George-M-Pullman.
The Antithesis of Yemisi Yoosuf: Ken Lewis
In this episode of Check Your References, resident librarian Mary McGregor finds the literal anthesis of Yemisi Yoosuf: a boss so oblivious and insensitive that he ended up making what many consider the worst deal in the history of American finance.
Fitzpatrick, Dan. "BofA's Blunder: $40 Billion-Plus." Wall Street Journal, Jun 30, 2012. ProQuest, https://search.proquest.com/docview/1022672533?accountid=36166.
Greenberg, Herb. “Worst CEO Award Goes to Sears' Lampert.” MarketWatch, MarketWatch, 6 Dec. 2007, www.marketwatch.com/story/worst-ceo-of-the-year.
Maxfield, John. “How Much Did the Financial Crisis Cost Bank of America?” The Motley Fool, The Motley Fool, 12 Dec. 2016, www.fool.com/investing/2016/12/12/how-much-did-the-financial-crisis-cost-bank-of-ame.aspx.
Rothacker, Rick. “The Deal That Cost Bank of America $50 Billion – and Counting.”Charlotteobserver, Charlotte Observer, 17 Aug. 2014, www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/banking/article9151889.html.
Suddath, Randy James and Claire. “Outgoing Bank of America Boss Kenneth Lewis.” Time, Time Inc., 1 Oct. 2009, content.time.com/time/politics/article/0,8599,1927464,00.html.
Book recommendation and sources
Bershidsky, Leonid, and Bloomberg Opinion. “Open-Plan Offices Are Making Us Less Social.” Virginian-Pilot, Pilot Media, 20 July 2018, pilotonline.com/life/article_ac787513-5987-5e80-bdc2-8a210fec46bb.html.
Goel, Vindu. “Yahoo's Brain Drain Shows a Loss of Faith Inside the Company.” The New York Times, The New York Times, 19 Jan. 2018, www.nytimes.com/2016/01/11/technology/yahoos-brain-drain-shows-a-loss-of-faith-inside-the-company.html?ref=technology.
Lucas, Suzanne. “Yahoo's CEO Marissa Mayer Determined to Destroy Employee Morale.” Inc.com, Mansueto Ventures, 25 Feb. 2013, www.inc.com/suzanne-lucas/yahoo-ceo-marissa-mayer-determined-to-destroy-employee-morale.html.
“Telecommuting: Marissa Mayer Was Right. And Wrong. | Money.” Money, Time, Inc., 5 June 2014, time.com/money/2791618/telecommuting-what-marissa-mayer-got-right-and-wrong/.
Peck, Emily. “Proof That Working From Home Is Here To Stay: Even Yahoo Still Does It.” The Huffington Post, TheHuffingtonPost.com, 7 Dec. 2017, www.huffingtonpost.com/2015/03/18/the-future-is-happening-now-ok_n_6887998.html.
Spangler, Todd. “Yahoo's False Prophet: How Marissa Mayer Failed to Turn the Company Around.” Variety, Variety, 25 May 2016, variety.com/2016/digital/features/marissa-mayer-yahoo-ceo-1201781310/.
Weinberger, Matt. “The Rise and Fall of Marissa Mayer, from the Once-Beloved CEO of Yahoo to a $4.48 Billion Sale to Verizon.” Business Insider, Business Insider, 13 June 2017, www.businessinsider.com/yahoo-marissa-mayer-rise-and-fall-2017-6.
“Global Health.” Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 28 Nov. 2017, www.cdc.gov/polio/us/.
Jacobs, Charlotte D. “GREAT LIVES: Jonas Salk Was Ostracized by His Peers for Creating Polio Vaccine.” Fredericksburg.com, 14 Jan. 2018, www.fredericksburg.com/opinion/columns/great-lives-jonas-salk-was-ostracized-by-his-peers-for/article_fa32f045-7fd4-5a1d-8bd7-c1b23e11c5bd.html. https://www.salon.com/2015/06/14/i_wish_this_had_never_happened_to_me_jonas_salk_cured_polio_only_to_be_shunned_by_science/
Zamula, E. (1991, 06). A new challenge for former polio patients. FDA Consumer, 25, 21. Retrieved from https://search.proquest.com/docview/227023166?accountid=36166
Book Recommendation: “Quirky: The Remarkable Story of the Traits, Foibles, and Genius of Breakthrough Innovators Who Changed the World” by Melissa A. Schilling https://www.melissaaschilling.com/