Technology

The 30 Elements that can Help CEOs Attain Product Nirvana

"The story of the human race is the story of men and women selling themselves short." So goes the quote from Abraham Maslow, the late, great American psychologist credited with creating "Maslow's hierarchy of needs".

Beware the “Spillover” Effect: Your Online Ads Could be Helping Competitors

Establishing a strong online advertising presence would seem like a no-brainer to most CEOs these days, whether they're running companies that are large or small, customer-facing or business-to-business.

Retail CEOs Beware: the Older Online Shopper is Here

It appears that older folk are finally warming to online shopping, at least for luxury goods, providing further evidence that CEOs who aren't investing in their digital strategies risk losing touch with their entire client base.

How Mid-Market Companies Can Create a Digital Strategy

As competition heats up in the mid-market, companies in all sectors are looking toward digital strategies as a means to drive growth.

4 Common Misconceptions Mid-Market Firms Have about Cyber Risk

Many mid-market firms underestimate their exposure to hacking, security breaches and cyber attacks. As the costs and frequency of these attacks continue to rise, companies need to increase awareness and overcome the misconceptions that they're too small or too niche to be targeted.

Tech-Averse Construction CEOs at Risk of Getting Stuck in the Cement

Much is said about the promise technology such as robotics and data analytics can bring to companies across various sectors. But very little is ever said about the cost of this new equipment—and it happens to be very expensive.

U.S. Companies are Wasting Billions on Unused Software

CEOs must embrace technology to thrive in the digital age. But a new private-sector study is reminding them not to get too carried away.

CEO Lessons Learned from a Severe Cyber Attack

Last year, Dido Harding found herself having to deal with one of Britain's worst ever cyber attacks. And, to make matters worse, the CEO of TalkTalk, one of the country's biggest telecom companies, was completely in the dark.

3 Tips for Ensuring You Have the Right Data Specialist on Your Team

As a CEO, you understand the importance of anticipating customer needs, and the corresponding need for gleaning insight from a torrent of data. As a result, like other business leaders, you likely value analytics more than ever today.

5 Steps to Turn a B2B Legacy Company Into a Revenue-Driving Digital Star

If you’re like most B2B companies, you’re trying to play catchup in the digital channel.
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THOUGHT LEADERS

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.

MICHAEL ARENA: How the Org Chart has Given Way to the Network and Why...

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

MARK VERGNANO: How He 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

March 2017: CEO Confidence in Future Business Conditions Soars 6%

After taking a slight step backward in February, CEO confidence ratings surged in March, to 7.41, up 6.0% from 6.99 in February, and up 4.8% from 7.07 in January.

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