Who is Angela Ahrendts, and what might the Burberry CEO do when she takes over Apple retail later this year? In my cover story from the February issue of Fast Company, I talk to everyone from Apple insiders to Ahrendts's high-school history teacher to get a better understanding of this leader, her heart for empathy, and the challenge ahead of her.
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Miami friends, it took long enough, but I finally have a "hometown" reading/signing of "Does Jesus Really Love Me?" scheduled. It'll be Sunday, November 24, 1pm, at Coral Gables Congregational Church. I hope to see you there!
My latest for Fast Company: As the world—including NYC, one year after Hurricane Sandy—looks to the Dutch for lessons about how to battle the sea, the Netherlands has adopted a new attitude: Water not as enemy but as frenemy.