What Drives Elon Musk to Work 120-Hour Weeks is the Same Trait That Inspired Steve Jobs

What Drives Elon Musk to Work 120-Hour Weeks is the Same Trait That Inspired Steve Jobs

Last week, Tesla CEO Elon Musk, explained why he works 120-hour weeks in an interview with tech journalist Kara Swisher. Swisher asked, “Why do you push yourself that hard?” Musk responded: “Well, the other option would have been, Tesla dies.” Tesla cannot die, Musk said, because it’s important for the future of sustainable energy. “The fundamental […]

Laurene Powell Jobs is pushing back against a new book by her stepdaughter that makes Steve Jobs look awful

Laurene Powell Jobs is pushing back against a new book by her stepdaughter that makes Steve Jobs look awful

Laurene Powell Jobs speaks onstage during The New York Times 2017 DealBook Conference at Jazz at Lincoln Center on November 9, 2017 in New York City. Michael Cohen/Getty Images for The New York Times Laurene Powell Jobs is pushing back against a memoir published by Lisa Brennan-Jobs, Steve Jobs’ daughter, which talks about the legendary […]

What to Read While You Wait for That Memoir of Steve Jobs to Hit Stores

What to Read While You Wait for That Memoir of Steve Jobs to Hit Stores

Lisa Brennan-Jobs’s “Small Fry” comes out Sept. 4. In the meantime, here are other memoirs about complicated family dynamics that you might want to pick up. Image CreditFrances F. Denny for The New York Times In her profile of Lisa Brennan-Jobs, Times reporter Nellie Bowles offers this insightful comment about Steve Jobs’s oldest daughter whose […]

Papa John’s founder says he has ‘no confidence’ in current management team, including CEO Steve Ritchie

Papa John’s founder says he has ‘no confidence’ in current management team, including CEO Steve Ritchie

Papa John’s founder John Schnatter said he has “no confidence” in the current management team at the pizza chain, including the CEO he handpicked as his replacement, after executives forced his ouster last month over some off color remarks he made on a conference call. In an interview with CNBC, Schnatter said he doesn’t believe […]