Jennifer Pellet

As editor-at-large at Chief Executive magazine, Jennifer Pellet writes feature stories and CEO roundtable coverage and also edits various sections of the publication.


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The Tenth Annual CEO Leadership Summit

No one is immune in a recession. With economies across the globe in a steepening slide and proposals for radical [...]

Jennifer Pellet Leadership & Strategy January 30 2009

The Truth Behind the Internet Gold Rush

AOL and Steve Case, Ebay and Margaret Whitman, Amazon.com and Jeffrey Bezos, Priceline.com and Richard Braddock-there seems to be a triumphant got-in-early-and-got-rich-quick tale behind virtually every high-profile Internet company. And lately,top-notch corporate talent-from MBAs to CEOs-across industries seem to be succumbing to the option-laden lure of Internet-related ventures. So how real is the gold at the end of the Internet rainbow? How do the stratospheric compensation packages of these Internet stars compare to those of the less heralded players? And, most importantly, just how long can these glory days last? A recent study of the compensation of 486 executives at 155 Internet companies suggests that inside the dot.com realm there are more bench players than megawinners.

Jennifer Pellet November 1 1999

Theragenics Corporation CEO Christine Jacobs: Riding High

Christine Jacobs seeks a new specialty for Theragenics

Jennifer Pellet CEO Interviews , Leadership & Strategy , Technology March 8 2010

This New Old House

  The Chateau Grand Luce There‚Äôs something undeniably alluring about the concept of stepping back through history. That universal appeal [...]

Jennifer Pellet CEO Life June 13 2012
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This New Old House: A Guide to Owning a Historic Home

These CEOs have decided to live in old and historically significant houses, and these CEOs have found that such home ownership comes with its own set of issues. Here are 7 things you need to know before investing in a historic property.

Jennifer Pellet CEO Life June 13 2012

Time to Pay the Piper

Lured by the prospect of Internet gold, your best and brightest are pouring out the door. But maybe there’s something you can do about it.

Jennifer Pellet January 1 2000
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Tom Harrison, Omnicom DAS CEO, On Entrepreneurs: Born Not Bred

CEO of Omnicom Group’s Diversified Agency Services (DAS), Tom Harrison believes that entrepreneurship is inherent — people are either born with the ability to innovate or they aren’t. Harrison maintains, however, that you can still be successful if you aren’t instinctively entrepreneurial, but you’ll have to compensate.

Jennifer Pellet CEO Interviews , Leadership & Strategy May 31 2011

Tom Ryder Gets Grilled

To say that Tom Ryder takes barbecue seriously is an understatement. Our first conversation on the topic began with him [...]

Jennifer Pellet CEO Life June 4 2007
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Top 10 Enterprise Risks

Managing business risk has always been a strategic imperative, but perhaps never more so than today. Explosive global expansion, ever-more-onerous [...]

Jennifer Pellet Events , ROUNDTABLES October 29 2007

Treasure Hunt

William G. Kelley has been boosting sales for the nation’s largest closeout retailer since the very first day he walked [...]

Jennifer Pellet November 1 1997

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