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Andrew Lack: "It's a great challenge, but I'm up for the fight and optimistic about where it's going." 

Date: 16/06/2017 Author(s): IESE Insight Interviewee(s): Lack, Andrew; Interviewer(s): Baker, Bill Document type: Interview While older viewers are still tuning in to terrestrial and cable broadcasts on a TV set, millennials are more likely to be keeping up to date with current events via their smartphones. NBC Chairman Andrew Lack came to IESE's New York Center to discuss this and other media industry challenges with Bill Baker, another veteran journalist and the Distinguished ... More information  

Andrew Lack: Team-building, Coaching & Communicating 

Date: 14/06/2017 Author(s): Interviewee(s): Lack, Andrew; Interviewer(s): Baker, Bill; Sponsor(s): IESE Insight Document type: Interview (Video) "I love walking the halls and wandering the corridors," says Andrew Lack of his typical day as Chairman of NBC News and MSNBC. He is team-building, coaching and communicating every day, constantly on the hunt for the best and brightest people. "That work with colleagues is critical to the lifeblood of the organization." More information  

Andrew Lack: Skills That Never Go Out of Style 

Date: 14/06/2017 Author(s): Interviewee(s): Lack, Andrew; Interviewer(s): Baker, Bill; Sponsor(s): IESE Insight Document type: Interview (Video) The skills required to run a serious news business today may be different from when Andrew Lack started out, but some things never change. Even in a digital world, technology is no substitute for great storytellers able to engage an audience. As the Chairman of NBC News and MSNBC tells IESE's Bill Baker, you don't get people looking at your product ... More information  

Andrew Lack: Searching for Truth in an Age of Fake News 

Date: 14/06/2017 Author(s): Interviewee(s): Lack, Andrew; Interviewer(s): Baker, Bill; Sponsor(s): IESE Insight Document type: Interview (Video) Fake news is a serious issue, says Andrew Lack, Chairman of NBC News and MSNBC. In this post-truth world, Lack suggests how audiences can find their way through the thicket of what they are reading -- because, as the saying goes, "Everyone is entitled to his own opinion, but not to his own facts." More information  

Andrew Lack: Tuned In to Credibility 

Date: 14/06/2017 Author(s): Interviewee(s): Lack, Andrew; Interviewer(s): Baker, Bill; Sponsor(s): IESE Insight Document type: Interview (Video) Over the course of his career, Andrew Lack has gone from the TV screen to the portable screens of iPads and smartphones. "We've got our work cut out for us to figure out how to make our content relevant on those kinds of platforms," the Chairman of NBC News and MSNBC tells IESE's Bill Baker in this interview. "It's a great challenge, but I'm up for ... More information  

Paul Fribourg: "Risk is a good thing, provided you can ride the cycles out." 

Date: 20/03/2015 Author(s): IESE Insight Interviewee(s): Fribourg, Paul; Interviewer(s): Baker, Bill Document type: Interview Continental Grain Company is famous for its groundbreaking ventures into the Soviet Union, China and other emerging markets long before it was fashionable to do so. As Chairman and CEO Paul Fribourg explained to Bill Baker at IESE's New York Center, long-lasting relationships with business partners around the globe remain at the heart of this family-owned ... More information  

Paul Fribourg: Career Opportunities Better Than Bonuses 

Date: 09/03/2015 Author(s): Interviewee(s): Fribourg, Paul; Interviewer(s): Baker, Bill Document type: Interview (Video) "The best thing you can do for anyone in your company is offer them education, training and a chance to develop their careers," says Continental Grain Company Chairman and CEO Paul Fribourg. "That's more valuable than the salary or the annual bonus. That's how you build a great company." More information  

Paul Fribourg: Strategic Planning in Volatile Markets 

Date: 09/03/2015 Author(s): Interviewee(s): Fribourg, Paul; Interviewer(s): Baker, Bill Document type: Interview (Video) How do you plan your investments and capital spending when commodity prices vary so much? Volatility is not necessarily a bad thing, says Continental Grain Company Chairman and CEO Paul Fribourg. "We like a lot of highs and lows -- you've just got to make sure you're properly financed and positioned to survive during the lows." More information  

Paul Fribourg: Fostering Relations Between Countries 

Date: 09/03/2015 Author(s): Interviewee(s): Fribourg, Paul; Interviewer(s): Baker, Bill Document type: Interview (Video) Thanks to business partnerships cultivated over decades, Continental Grain Company has enjoyed more success than a public company subject to short-term, quarterly pressures. Chairman and CEO Paul Fribourg believes closer ties with business communities in China and Russia can be effective diplomacy. More information  

Paul Fribourg: Doing Business Is All About Relationships 

Date: 09/03/2015 Author(s): Interviewee(s): Fribourg, Paul; Interviewer(s): Baker, Bill Document type: Interview (Video) Continental Grain Company is famous for its groundbreaking ventures into the Soviet Union, China and other emerging markets long before it was fashionable to do so. As Chairman and CEO Paul Fribourg explains, long-lasting relationships with business partners around the globe remain at the heart of this family-owned agribusiness and investment firm. More information  
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