How technology and shareholder activism are slamming the door shut on the era of the imperial CEO
At Exxon Mobil, it's referred to as the God Pod. On the 11th floor of Procter & Gamble's headquarters in Cincinnati, there was Mahogany Row. And while the official name of the executive wing at G.E.'s Fairfield headquarters was E3, inside the company it was known as Carpet Land. And no wonder. From the Persian rugs that lined the hallways to the plush...