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Schultz: We have to make a difference

On March I was in Seattle to cover the 2014 Sheraton General Manager Global Brand Summit. An assignment from AmericaEconomia I gladly welcomed. I learned there that Sheraton holds alliances with Starbucks among other companies. 1,562 more words

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Always be ready!

Monday’s seem to be the day that most of us least look forward to. The weekend is over, and it is back to work. When we hold that attitude, what possibilities might we be closing ourselves  out of? 656 more words

vunerability

Vunerability is transparency. I think the currency of leadership is transparency, and you have got to be truthful. I don’t think you should be vunerable every day, but there are moments when you have got to share your soul and your conscience with people, show them who you are, and not be afraid of it.

Starbucks CEO, Howard Schultz

Ethics

Truth In Trials

In the excellent business book, Onward: How Starbucks Fought for Its Life Without Losing Its Soul we get the story of how Howard Schultz, the founder of Starbucks, returned to the everyday CEO duties in 2008 and lead the turnaround of the company. 366 more words

Leadership

Spike In Milk Costs Has Consumers, Companies Paying Near-Record Prices

By Tim Jimenez

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Recently, Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz spoke about the coffee giant having to spend more on milk. A market analyst says the rise of dairy prices affects companies and consumers. 155 more words

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#MentorMonday

I consider myself fortunate to have grown up with both of my parents, at home, present, and determined to make sure I had a better life. 339 more words

Starbucks is now eager to add booze to its menu

NEW YORK — Starbucks plans to turn more of its cafes into a destination for beer and wine in the evenings.

The coffee company says it is looking to expand alcohol sales to “thousands of select stores” over the next several years, although it didn’t provide details on an exact timeline. 212 more words

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