Politics/Policy

And then there were 16: Iger, Musk Quit Trump Advisory Council

So much for reaching out to the tech industry. Uber CEO Travis Kalanick and Tesla CEO Elon Musk were both late additions to Donald...

In 11th-Hour Plea, CEOs Urge Trump to Keep U.S. in Climate Deal

A rift between Washington and many corporate boardrooms on the issue of climate change has just widened dramatically, giving CEOs the best indication yet...

The Good and the Bad of the Supreme Court’s Landmark Patent Ruling

Executives at some of America's biggest tech companies and retailers are breathing a sigh of relief, while many in the pharmaceutical sector aren't happy. The...

Trump Budget Eliminates Funding for Manufacturing Extension Partnerships

President Trump's latest budget proposal would defund Manufacturing Extension Partnerships (MEPs).

Companies Unprepared for Looming Cyber Crime Rules Face Crippling Fines

Almost 60% of the companies questioned in a new British survey weren't even aware of coming rules that could see laggards fined more than $20 million. 

CEOs Accompany Globe-Trotting Trump to Forge Offshore Deals

The heads of Blackstone, Boeing, GE, JPMorgan and Lockheed Martin were among dozens of leaders to hail cross-border investments in Saudi Arabia.

CEOs Offer Trump NAFTA Wish List as Tense Negotiations Loom

Peer group Business Roundtable has called on the president to expand the free-trade agreement and preserve its trilateral structure.

CEOs Join Forces with Unions to Push for National Infrastructure Upgrades

American CEOs' key lobby group, Business Roundtable, has taken out a full-page ad in national newspapers calling on the Trump administration to follow through on its infrastructure spending plans.

Dimon Renews Call for Lighter Regulation but Change Looks More Distant

Constant drama in Washington is doing little to help the president achieve his plans to lighten tax and regulatory burdens on business.

Fearing Border Tax Plan is Alive and Well, Retail CEOs March on Washington

The heads of J.C. Penny, Autozone and Dollar General are among leaders who will meet with administration officials today, as lobbying efforts heat up over tax reform.
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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

July 2017: Are CEOs in a ‘Wait-and-See’ Holding Pattern?

Since March, when CEO confidence was at its highest in the last 12 months (7.41 on a...

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