Meet the Author: Alan Murray

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Alan Murray is Deputy Managing Editor of The Wall Street Journal and Executive Editor of WSJ.com. He is the author of Revolt in the Boardroom.

Books by Alan Murray

The Wall Street Journal Essential Guide to Management

Lasting Lessons from the Best Leadership Minds of Our Time

Book cover image: The Wall Street Journal Essential Guide to Management: Lasting Lessons from the Best Leadership Minds of Our Time

The Wall Street Journal Essential Guide to Management offers “Lasting Lessons from the Best Leadership Minds of Our Time.” Compiled by Alan Murray, Deputy Managing Editor of the Wall Street Journal, this is the definitive guide to how to be a successful manager from the world’s most respected business publication—an indispensible handbook for new managers and veterans alike, providing solid business strategies to help them put…  More »

Revolt in the Boardroom

The New Rules of Power in Corporate America

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Throughout the 20th century, American corporations were governed by autocratic, almost unaccountable chief executives. Their word was law, and the only check on their power was a board of directors composed of their friends and allies. Then, in a stunning reversal, a momentous series of firings deposed the heads of some of the world's best-known companies.In Revolt in the Boardroom, Alan Murray examines the new world of corporate power.…  More »