GE’s New CEO Is Committed to Furthering Immelt’s Digital Transformation Plan

Filling Jeff Immelt's shoes is no easier than when Immelt had to fill Jack Welch's. But John Flannery is already making his own mark in GE history. And right now he is making his mark in digital. 

40 of the Top 1,000 CEOs Have Stepped Down This Year

Which positions have prepared more executives for the corner office? Which schools provide the best education for a future CEO? The data in our CEO1000 Tracker uncovers key trends.

How One Company Positioned Itself for the Ultimate Exit Strategy

Successfully positioning a small company for buyout takes more than simply pioneering an idea or product in the right niche and performing well enough in the marketplace for a big corporation to recognize its value.

Understanding the Impact of Autonomous Vehicles

The advent of autonomous vehicles and driverless cars should give chief executives a rich set of opportunities to think about, but there will be many questions and no easy answers.

CEO INSIGHTS

Meet the ‘New-Collar’ Workers in Manufacturing

Modern manufacturing no longer thinks in terms of white or blue collar—the workers it needs now are “new-collar”.

Unforgiven: The Failed Apology of Equifax CEO Richard Smith

Since Richard Smith's apology, Equifax stock has plummeted 30%, two executives have been forced out, and Congress, regulators and lawyers are swarming.

Why CEOs Shouldn’t Ignore Autonomous Vehicles

CEOs who haven’t thought about the reality of driverless cars because they aren’t widely deployed are making a mistake.

How Financial Literacy Classes are Giving Gas South a Competitive Edge

When employees are concerned about their personal problems, they're not as productive. Gas South CEO Kevin Greiner is using financial literacy classes to help eliminate the disruption.

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CEO INSIGHTS

Speeding Change by Slowing Down

Why the fastest path to the future can often be found by looking backward, not forward.

Trust is the New Bottom Line Metric, Report Says

New survey findings show that trust and sustainability are becoming critical to the success of a business strategy, as digital has made it so that businesses are measured by more than just their numbers.

At Anheuser-Busch, Talent is a C-Level Responsibility

Once the domain of the “personnel” department, talent—the company’s foundation—is now clearly a C-level responsibility.

Frenemy in Your Boardroom: Having an Activist Investor on Your Team

With more and more activists sitting on boards today, it’s critical to develop strategies for dealing with their director. Here are 8 ways to make the activist marriage work.

How Irma Is Hitting Florida’s Tight Labor Market

Chief Executive editor-in-chief Dan Bigman talked with Michelle Dennard, President & CEO of CareerSource Florida, about Florida labor post-Irma and what her organization is doing to help business rebound.

Let’s Get Creative: Your Business Survival Requires It

Companies must be agile, creative and super-responsive to survive. However, simply spouting the directive doesn’t work.
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EDITOR'S PICKS

CEOs Rank 2017 Best & Worst States for Business

While there is a level of constancy when it comes to the very best and very worst states for business, there is plenty of jockeying for position within the ranks, and even some leaping and plummeting.

Chief Executive’s 2017 CEO of the Year: Henry Schein’s Stanley Bergman

Peer CEOs Vote in Chief Executive Magazine’s 32nd Annual Award

Lessons From a CEO Who Built an Office Tower

Northwestern Mutual CEO John Schlifske opened a 32-story, $450M high-rise in downtown Milwaukee. The tower is now the largest building in Wisconsin.

My First Job: Belfor’s Yellen Learned Billion-Dollar Lessons as 11-Year-Old Dishwasher

Today Yellen has no regrets about being a child laborer, not only because he helped his family survive financially but also because he learned lessons that have proven invaluable.

CEO CONFIDENCE INDEX

CEOs Anticipate Improved Business Conditions By Next Year

Despite CEOs’ confidence ratings in future business conditions being flat since April, we believe their confidence may be about to break out of its holding pattern.

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