CEO Salary Negotiation

(May 5, 2007) Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger criticize how companies determine CEO compensation, saying the process disproportionately benefits the CEOs.

Picking Corporate Board

(April 30, 2005) Pricewaterhouse and the Financial Times conducted a survey asking CEOs around the world who they would want on their boards. In the wake of asking Bill Gates to join his own board, Warren Buffett comments on the survey’s results.

On Performance Fee

(May 3, 2003) When Warren Buffett was running his investing partnerships, he got a performance fee, in the form of a big slice of the profits. He explains why he gave that up as head of Berkshire Hathaway.

Reading Annual Reports

(May 4, 1998) Warren Buffett values candor when reading annual reports, saying it turns him off when companies use “a standardized bunch of popular jargon.”

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