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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This New Old House

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

Jennifer Pellet CEO Life June 13 2012

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

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

Trial by Fire

Who better to clean up an accounting mess than a new CEO with a background in finance? That must have [...]

Jennifer Pellet March 5 2008

Trust in an Age of Doubt

Not since Watergate have cynics feasted so heartily at a bonfire of the vanities. Confidence can be restored, if values are instilled.

Jennifer Pellet July 1 2002
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Underwriters Laboratories CEO Keith Williams: Leading a Cultural Revolution

When Keith Williams took the helm of Northbrook, Illinois-based Underwriters Laboratories in 2005 the 118-year-old company was floundering. Here’s how the CEO turned things around.

Jennifer Pellet CEO Interviews May 28 2012

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