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6 Steps to Develop a Strategic CFO

Just as a ship captain needs a co-captain to help keep the ship on a steady path, the CEO also needs a co-captain to help navigate the murky waters of business and spot the opportunities and risks ahead. Often, the CEO relies on the CFO to be his or her right hand, but many CEOs feel their CFOs are not ...

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CEOs Reveal Their 2017 Sustainability Priorities

Some companies would like nothing better than to have the federal environmental restrictions that are cutting into their bottom line loosened. Yet customers and employees want companies to be more sustainable or they will go elsewhere. So whom does a CEO listen to?

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How Do Stakeholders Make Investment Decisions? The IR Website’s Critical Role


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How Do Stakeholders Make Investment Decisions? The IR Website’s Critical Role

With 75% of institutional investors and analysts using corporate websites on a weekly basis, it’s critical your company’s IR website engages stakeholders and effectively communicates your company’s roadmap for generating both profit and sustained growth.

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In Complex Sectors, Rely on Three Secrets to M&A Success

Following a competitive bidding war earlier this year, Alaska-Virgin America secured its spot alongside Delta, United and American Airlines within the pantheon of the top-five largest U.S. carriers. Pair this with a trio of healthcare deals worth a combined $45 billion—involving big names like Abbott Laboratories, AbbVie and Sanofi—and Microsoft’s recent acquisition of LinkedIn for $26.6 billion, it’s clear that the M&A boom has been reignited.

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Prepare Your Company for the Coming Era of Slower Growth

In the 1990s and the first decade of the 21st century (2000 to 2010), the U.S. economy experienced Gross Domestic Product growth in excess of 3%. That rising tide of productivity bolstered many companies as customers, commercial buyers and household shoppers alike spent aggressively on products and services.

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5 Ways to Build a CEO Legacy in a Slow-Growth Economy

CEOs aspire to leave their company in a far better place than how they found it. Of course, today’s slow growth economy makes it challenging for CEOs to lift their company to new heights in the time they have to work with.

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Absent an “Edge,” the Best M&A Strategy May Be Abstinence

Imagine the president of your largest business unit slips into your office at the end of the day. As you know, margins are down and she’s sweating blood for every iota of market share. Now she has a proposal for a bold move that could take the company to the next level.

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