Boards

For American CEOs Especially, the Path to the Corner Office is a Long One

Heads of large companies are most likely internal appointments who toiled for decades at the same employer to reach the top, survey finds.

CEO Cash Compensation: What’s Trending

When it comes to base salary, size matters. As company revenues and the number of employees increase, so does base salary.

“You Need to be Paranoid”: Boards Urged to Meet Weekly to Tackle Relentless Transformation...

Boston Consulting Group also recommends boards picks CEOs who can grow the top line, rather than just cut costs.

Why the Worst Times May be the Best Times for Succession

Executives hired during bust years stayed longer and performed better, according to a new assessment of the mining sector.

“White Men an Endangered Species”: British Chairman Clarifies Board Diversity Gaff

Tesco's John Allen issued a conciliatory statement following the comments, which come as fund managers and many CEOs place a greater emphasis on bridging the diversity gap.

5 Ways CEOs and Boards Can Work More Effectively Together

Leveraging the diverse experience of the board not only can guide implementation of your long-term growth strategies, but also can enhance yours and your team’s leadership skills.

American CEOs Appear to be Getting Older

For many successful managers, life doesn't start till 58.

CEO-Chairmen now in the Minority as Split Role Model Gains Ascendancy

Large companies that combine the CEO and chairman roles now count in the minority, marking a new milestone in American corporate governance history that's been more than a decade in the making.

Why the Next 5 Years will be the Most Challenging for Boards

Tomorrow’s boards of directors will face a host of new issues and challenges. How should today’s CEOs and boards plan appropriately for the future?

Red Tape and Share Buy-Backs in Carl Icahn’s Sights

If there's seemingly one thing that Carl Icahn can't stand it's a youthful government employee who knows little about industry telling the experts what to do.
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THOUGHT LEADERS

Stops and Starts Along the Road to Globalization

Globalization hasn't stopped, it's simply on pause. What we’re seeing is not a reversal but a correction—a necessary rebalancing and search for equilibrium.

MICHAEL ARENA: How the Org Chart has Given Way to the Network and Why...

As they try to keep up with disruptive forces, companies shift their focus from human capital to social capital.

MARK VERGNANO: How He Turned Around DuPont’s Failing Spin-Off

Stepping into a negative situation is never easy, but Mark Vergnano's step-by-step plan to turn around the company is proving successful.

CEO CONFIDENCE INDEX

March 2017: CEO Confidence in Future Business Conditions Soars 6%

After taking a slight step backward in February, CEO confidence ratings surged in March, to 7.41, up 6.0% from 6.99 in February, and up 4.8% from 7.07 in January.

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