Dr. Thomas J. Saporito

Dr. Thomas J. Saporito
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Dr. Thomas J. Saporito (tsaporito@rhrinternational.com) is chairman and CEO of RHR International, a global firm committed to the development of top management leadership.

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Good-to-Great Boards and the Importance of Culture

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How Companies Can Get the Best Senior Hire

Suppose you are a CEO of a mid-sized manufacturing company and you’re looking for a new CFO. You would probably look for somebody with excellent financial skills and training—preferably in the same, or a similar, industry. But picking senior staff depends on more than vetting skills and track record.

Succeeding as an Interim CEO

How boards and temporary chiefs can work together.

Effective CEO-Board Partnerships

Successful CEO-board relationships demand trust, communication and alignment.

The Key to Transformational Change

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Fifty Shades of Gray: The Real World of the CEO

It would be nice for CEOs if decisions involved simply examining hard data and making the tough decisions. However, what constitutes the “right” decision is often unclear.

Breaking Up Is Hard to Do

Should your company split the roles of CEO and chairman?

The CEO and Power: Are the Two a Dynamic Duo or...

Power is a word that is often spoken synonymously with the office of CEO—for better or for worse. By dictionary definition, power is “the ability to act or produce an effect.” Simple enough. Yet, when it comes to how power plays out in leadership positions, understanding the dynamics can mean the difference between leading effectively and falling flat.

Pope Francis: A Transformational CEO

There's this complex, global "business," thousands of years old, that finds itself steeped in its own history, embroiled in controversy and struggling to reconnect with its base while remaining relevant in a quickly changing landscape. Sound familiar?
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Trump trade tactics play well with manufacturing CEOs
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