Neeleman talks about how Herb Kelleher of Southwest had a strange saying: "I don't care about my shareholders, I only worry about my employees." In 32 years, Southwest has never laid off an employee. Neither has JetBlue, which has only been around for several years, but has experienced September 11th and a war. We have learned that it is all about taking care of our people, he says.
One of the world's leading universities, Stanford was founded in 1885 in what is now Stanford, California. It is comprised of seven schools, four of which are devoted exclusively to graduate education. Stanford's most renowned programs include the Graduate School of Business, Law School, School of Engineering, and School of Medicine. Notable alumni include author John Steinbeck, Supreme Court Justice William Rehnquist, and Google founders Sergey Brin and Larry Page.