A baton was passed Tuesday evening as Leonard A. Lauder talked about lessons he learned in his storied career building the Estée Lauder Cos. Inc., while giving pointers to a roomful of new leaders about the need to read the future.
“You have to have a vision of where you want to be,” he said. “You can’t get anywhere by saying, ‘Oh I’ll see how it goes.’ You have to have a passion to do what you think is right. A business without a vision isn’t a business, it’s just a pastime.”
Steve Aoki held a presentation, a runway show and outdoor concert for his men's line Dim Mak. Here's a look from his spring 2018 collection, which was titled "Paradise Found." #wwdfashion #wwdmens (📷: George Chinsee)
"It's really hard sometimes. I think I have a reputation for being really tough and aggressive and pushy but I really am a very shy person who wants to be liked, and that's the conflict constantly. There's something that takes hold - I want people to like me, I don't want to be mean - but if I see something that just cries out to be answered, I go for it," says renowned NBC News correspondent Andrea Mitchell. (📷: @axeldupeux)