Politics/Policy

CEOs in Holding Pattern as They Wait on the House Healthcare Bill

The House’s approval of President Trump’s American Health Care Act is obviously just the first stage of what promises to be a compelling, unpredictable and important drama over coming weeks and months.

CEOs Warn Delays on Tax Reform Could Disrupt their Hiring Plans

Peer group Business Roundtable found more than half its members will delay hiring and capital spending plans so long as tax reform remains in limbo.

Sufficiently Contrite United CEO Passes Test on Capitol Hill

Oscar Munoz improved markedly on some other recent CEO performances in front of lawmakers.

CEO Advocacy Help Keeps NAFTA Alive in Win for Trade

Donald Trump said he won't immediately pull out of the pact with Canada and Mexico, though re-negotiations could get rocky.

Business Backs Trump’s Tax “Principles”; calls for Policy Certainty

European and Asian stocks markets fell this morning as investors await more details of the president's tax plans, and how they will be funded.

Trump’s 15% Corporate Tax-Rate Plan Sets up Showdown in Congress

The president appears to have stuck to his hard bargaining approach despite his healthcare setbacks.

CEOs Applaud Trump’s Anti-Inversion Rule Crackdown

U.S. companies could start finding it easier to set up foreign subsidiaries again, though details of the president's broader tax plans remain elusive ahead of this week's update.

Policy U-Turns Suggest the President is Listening to CEOs

All of those meetings with business leaders appear to be rubbing off, perhaps moderating the administration's policy direction.

How Trump Could Cut Regulations for Manufacturers

While President Trump has highlighted his intentions to help boost American manufacturing by rolling back regulations by up to 75%, there have been few details on what regulations might be targeted.

Trump Turns to CEOs as Pro-Growth Agenda Seen Wavering

A string of business summits are providing the president with an opportunity to get back on message following a turbulent start to his administration.
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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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