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Perhaps it’s Time to Call a School Teacher: Dimon Tells CEOs

The head of JPMorgan has provided some practical advise to business leaders who share his determination to tackle America's skill shortage.

Food-Fighting CEO Raises Specter of Past Failures

Chipotle and Panera's leaders made counterclaims about the quality of their products, raising the question of whether it's a good idea to pan a competitor.

Investment Professionals More Confident on Economy than CEOs

Almost half of the world's investment professionals are upbeat, a new survey shows, striking a contrast to the more modest levels of optimism expressed by CEOs.

You’re Both Hired! Job-Sharing on the Rise for Senior Positions

Job-sharing for senior roles is happening more frequently than ever, indicating to CEOs and their organizations that a desire for more flexible working arrangements isn't just the domain of millennials.

Union Membership Hits All-Time Low, Though State-Based Discrepancies Remain

America's union membership rates has halved over the past three decades to reach new lows, crunched by a decline in the manufacturing sector.

Oil CEOs Celebrate as Trump Approves Controversial Pipelines

When Donald Trump said he would use his first 100 days in office to boost the fossil fuel sector he certainty meant it.

Incident Management: What the Board Needs to Know  

Imagine an incident occurs at a competitor, resulting in an immediate decline in market cap and an increase in regulatory focus on your industry.

What CEOs Can Learn from Germany’s Hidden Champions

BMW, Siemens, Bayer. When you think German business, these names may spring to mind. But have you ever heard of Rimowa, Jungbunzlauer or Strama-MPS?

The Gender Ratio of Board Members Leans More Male Than Female

The top 10 Fortune 500 companies have significantly more male executives and board members than female, according to a study by eCard Shack.

If You Want to Hire Millennials, You Must Understand How They Want to Work...

Leaders are increasingly focusing on the millennial generation. Gallup, research-based, performance-management consultancy, recently completed a study of how this generation’s attitudes and preferences are...
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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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