006: Jeff Clarke: CEO of Kodak

Synopsis:

How does Jeff Clarke, the new CEO of Kodak Film, propose to take a company that the digital age has rendered bankrupt back into prominence? He has a few tricks up his sleeve. If you ask him, analogue film, much like vinyl records in the music industry, is an art form that is bound to make a comeback. Furthermore, film has spurred many cutting edge technologies with exciting possibilities for everything from health care to smell free clothing. Clarke tells us why he welcomes the challenge.

Lessons:

  1. Spartan values and philosophies are valuable in work and life.
  2. Maintaining a healthy diet and an active lifestyle helps the mind process clearly at work.
  3. As a leader it is important to take time to mentor employees and monitor their wellness by supporting the importance of living a balanced life.

Panel Notes:

Searchable Terms: Kodak film, CEOs, Microfluids, Cameras,New Technologies, Digital Cameras, Analogue Film, Patents, nanoparticles

Resources/Mentions: Your Grateful Nation http://yourgratefulnation.org

Kodak http://www.kodak.com/