In a recent piece in Bloomberg Technology, LJ Rittenhouse discusses the words executives use to describe their businesses. As technology companies race to invent the future, they're turning to a metaphor borrowed from Medieval times to explain their businesses.
Laura Rittenhouse, an expert on candor in corporate communications and inventor of the Rittenhouse Rankings, gets candid on what she learned from the Oracle of Omaha.
In a recent Washington Post piece, Jena McGregor reports on Tesla's CEO Elon Musk's unusual and often candid style in communicating. In it, she quotes LJ Rittenhouse who notes "it’s a smart CEO who realizes that if the stock gets overheated and people are disappointed, there’s a whole set of other problems to deal with."
Kim Scott, the author of Radical Candor, knows it can be painful to be a boss, especially when you have to fire someone. Getting fired is painful and can cause financial hardship and damage self-confidence. Scott knows the power of asking the right questions when making a tough decision like this.
In honor of International Women's Day, Laura (LJ) Rittenhouse was named one of the top 50 Smart Women in Finance Around the World in report by portfolio manager, researcher and author Barbara Stewart.
LJ Rittenhouse has been selected as an Advisor to the TNP Academy, an educational arm of the Nantucket Project’s Scholars Program.
The 2015 Rittenhouse Rankings CEO Candor Analytics™ Survey Report has been published.
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LJ Rittenhouse sat with Stephen Woessner of Onward Nation to discuss the power of candor to help business leaders unleash employee creativity, and develop a corporate culture based on a "words matter mindset”.
John Livesay, strategic advisor and host of The Successful Pitch podcast interviews LJ Rittenhouse on the power of candor and how to build a "candor enterprise".
An understanding of candor, a combination of honesty and forthrightness, is a valuable means of assessing corporate performance. In this CFA Institute video exclusive, L.J.