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Popeyes CEO Talks about How Being Sacked by KFC Made Her Wiser

A humble CEO describes the ugliest day in her career in the new book Earning It by Joann Lublin, management news editor for The Wall Street Journal. The CEO is Cheryl Bachelder of Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, the darling of Wall Street and renown to this journal for her focus on serving franchisees, which includes measuring and lifting a franchise's store profits.

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Popeyes Spins Chicken into Gold

CNBC's finance guru and co-founder of The Street Jim Cramer speaks with Popeyes CEO Cheryl Bachelder. Popeyes chief alchemist shows how the franchise system can spin chicken into pure gold with same store sales in the double digits!

Buffalo Wild Wings CEO Sally Smith on Competing Stakeholders

Sally J. Smith is president and CEO of Buffalo Wild Wings (Nasdaq: BWLD). She sat down with Dean Sri Zaheer of the University of Minnesota's Carlson School of Management for its 8th Annual Women's Leadership Conference in 2012.

GM's Mary Barra Says She's Always Been Evaluated on Results

Bloomberg's Adam Johnson reports on the the appointment of Mary Barra as GM CEO. (Source: Bloomberg)

Art Levitt Interviews Popeyes' Cheryl Bachelder

Cheryl BachelderArthur Levitt, former chairman of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and now senior advisor to private equity firm The Carlyle Group, interviews AFC Enterprises' chief executive officer Cheryl Bachelder to find out how she leads.

Inside Dunkin's C-Suite

From the Bloomberg video of looking at the C-Suite

Dunkin' CEO Nigel Travis. photo from Bloomberg's video

Bloomberg's Jeffrey Hayzlett visits the C-Suite at Dunkin' Brands Inc. to discover how the 63-year-old franchisor is reinventing itself and shaping its donut brand.

Being More Persuasive

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