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Author Archives: 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.

Can Healthcare Be Fixed?

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Healthcare reform is a hot topic among politicians and business owners and as CEO of Premier, an alliance of more than 2400 hospitals and 70,000 non-acute healthcare sits, Susan DeVore says that healthcare reform will happen one way or another. Here's what DeVore sees as the future of healthcare.

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Polycom CEO Andrew Miller: Can You See Me Now?

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When Polycom brought in Andrew Miller in May of 2010, he wasted no time in starting to reorganize things. In order to stay up to speed in the quickly-changing video and video conference field, Miller knew that a slow transition wasn't going to cut it. He changed almost half of the company's employees and united two of the company's divisions. As a result, revenue grew by 26 percent in 2010 alone and the company's stock has doubled over the last year.

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IBM’s Saul Berman: Where’s the Value?

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Working for IBM's Global Business Services, Saul Berman counsels companies on strategic issues. He has also recently authored the book, "Not For Free: Revenue Strategies for a New World." How does Berman suggest CEOs safeguard their businesses against disruption? Here's an answer you might not expect: watch your kids.

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Republic Air Takes Wing

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Republic Airways CEO Brian Bedford doesn't just sit in his corner office, he takes to the planes. By working undercover (doing everything from customer service calls to cleaning) this chief executive took his company to new heights.

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