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“Theater, Intrigue, Romance”: Starbucks CEO Shares His Disruption Battle Plan

Starbucks CEO Kevin Johnson is harnessing his tech-industry experience to woo customers with a digital charm offensive.

Why Middle-Market Firms are so Confident about Growth this Year

CEOs who head up middle-market firms and have few or no concerns about the state of the global and U.S. economy are not alone. At least, that’s what the statistics say.

Judgment Day Looms for Wells Fargo Board as Bogus Accounts Headaches Linger

Up to a dozen directors face losing their board seats next week as investors and proxy advisers question their oversight.

These are the Top 10 Worst Foreign Countries in which to Suffer a Data...

South Korea has the toughest regime, though you could face six months in prison in Japan or a $11.6 million fine in Germany.

Theranos CEO Holmes Presses on as Costs Mount

Recent court settlements have given Holmes more room to focus on product development, though hurdles remain.

CEOs on Notice as Trump Heralds Skilled Migration Crackdown

Though details are yet to emerge, the technology industry is particularly concerned about some ideas expressed by White House officials.

Identifying the CEO Genome: Study Reveals what Makes Leaders Tick

The deep research backs previous work suggesting introverted leaders perform better, while providing several other surprising insights.

In an Age of Fake News, CEOs Take Matters into their Own Hands

Steve Ballmer's new website could be a useful resource for business leaders curious about how the government spends taxpayer dollars.

Got what it Takes to be a SpinCo CEO?

Executives put in charge of spun-off companies should be prepared for some nasty surprises, and have a good CIO at hand.

American Companies in China Face Worsened Conditions, Report Says

CEOs have rarely had a tougher time navigating the world's second-biggest economy.
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THOUGHT LEADERS

How to Respond When Bosses Misbehave

With all the bad CEO behavior out there lately, is it time to press reset?

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.

How the Org Chart has Given Way to the Network and Why it Matters

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

How Mark Vergnano 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

Last 12 Months: CEO Confidence is on a Steady Uptick

Although it has dipped slightly in the last two months, CEO confidence made significant strides in the...

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