Russ Banham

Russ Banham (russ@russbanham.com) is a contributing writer to Chief Executive


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Mergers and Acquisitions: A Deal Gone Wrong

For our November/December 2011 issue, former CEO and chairman of Procter & Gamble A.G. Lafley tells Chief Executive about an acquisition gone wrong.

Russ Banham Corporate Finance , Mergers & Acquisitions November 28 2011

Off-Roading Your Way to Financing

Crowdfunding and other alternative paths to capital are drawing in the crowds.

Russ Banham Financing/Investing/Startups May 9 2014

Pay Crackdown

At leading companies, compensation committees make changes to heed criticism of egregious pay. Washington likely will spur others.

Russ Banham September 1 2002

Pay in the Balance

Some severance packages are so rich it’s a wonder CEOs still work. Here’s how to avoid shareholder ire in compensation.

Russ Banham August 1 2001
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Paying the Piper

The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, signed by President Obama on February 17, 2009 mandates strict new rules on executive compensation for recipients of the federal Troubled Asset Relief Program.

Russ Banham CEO Compensation June 21 2009

Preparing Your Company for Sale

Key Takeaways To garner an optimum price for the sale of a company: Conduct due diligence as a buyer would. [...]

Russ Banham Corporate Finance April 16 2012

Seeing the Big Picture

New data tools are enabling CEOs to get a better handle on performance across their organizations.

Russ Banham November 1 2003
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Six Avoidable M&A Mistakes

What not to do to make the most of your acquisition opportunities.

Russ Banham Corporate Finance , Corporate Finance , Mergers & Acquisitions , Small Business , Small Business September 2 2010
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Six DEADLY M&A Sins

Companies get hitched for smart reasons—except when they don’t

Russ Banham October 14 2009

Smart Manufacturing in the Mid-Size Company

How big do you need to be to make intelligent machinery and processes work for your company?

Russ Banham Manufacturing July 14 2014

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