Considering the volatile state of the oil and gas industry, news that Chevron CEO John Watson plans to step down wasn’t a shock to anyone paying attention.
Lego maintains that it still holds Padda in high esteem, and that the move is simply because the right person became available at an earlier time.
Saying “we’re economically mediocre, but thankfully not as mediocre as the rest of the world, simply doesn’t cut it as a game plan. We could be doing much better says author David Smick.
CEOs increasingly need to understand why technology is important, what it can do and to take steps to make sure they are factoring it into both their decisions and their company’s strategic direction.
Data shows a “premier” education does not necessarily make for a successful CEO
As the person who turned online shopping into a national pastime, the CEO of the ultimate digital experience has flipped the script and expanded into brick-and-mortar, technology and now even rocketry.
When a company is acquired by a larger organization and the founder-CEO stays on in some type of “earn out” or employment contract capacity, there are generally 5 emotional stages he or she goes through.
Northwestern Mutual CEO John Schlifske opened a 32-story, $450M high-rise in downtown Milwaukee. The tower is now the largest building in Wisconsin.
Steelcase CEO Jim Keane's office is a working prototype, sending a tangible signal that from the CEO on down, his company innovates by learning.
Instead of dictating change from the top, this company decided that the “engine” of transformation would be distributed to all levels of the organization.