Melanie C. Nolen

Melanie C. Nolen
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Melanie is research editor for Corporate Board Member and Chief Executive. She has more than ten years of experience writing for the corporate and financial industry across Canada and the United States. She is based in Nashville, Tennessee.

CEO Confidence Continues To Erode In April

U.S. CEOs’ outlook for business conditions 12 months from now continued to fall in April, the third straight month of decline.

A Look Back At CEO Confidence Levels

CEO confidence surveys tell us growth is being fueled by the corporate tax cut, which is freeing up cash for investments that have been back-burnered for a decade.

CEO Confidence Falls In March Amid Deep Division Over Trump’s Tariff...

The results of our March poll of U.S. CEOs finds confidence in future business conditions beginning to show signs of fatigue.

CEO Confidence Remains High In February, Despite Market Volatility

CEO confidence in the country’s 2018 business outlook remains unshaken by the stock market turbulence of February, according to our monthly poll of U.S. chief executives.

Poll: CEOs Unfazed By Market Volatility

A poll of 162 U.S. CEOs showed that a majority believe a correction was not only overdue, but needed.

Waging War On The Gender Pay Gap: U.S. v. Iceland

U.S.-based CEOs feel that a law similar to Iceland's in the United States, to eradicate the gender wage gap, would be unrealistic at best, rating its likelihood of success 4.49 out of 10.

CEO Confidence Continues At A Record High In January

More than 250 CEOs of U.S. companies told Chief Executive last week that they expect overall business conditions 12 months from now to be “very good,” ranking them 7.62 out of 10.

CEO Confidence Soars In December, Nears Highest Levels Since 2004

Chief Executive’s monthly survey of CEO confidence finds the economic outlook of America’s corporate leaders nearing its most optimistic since 2003.

CEOs Plan For Increase In Capex As Talks Of Tax Cuts...

A new Chief Executive survey shows CEOs aren’t fully convinced the proposed GOP plan for repatriation of foreign profits will succeed in its goal to help stimulate the U.S. economy.

CEO Optimism Rebounds in November Amid Growing Hope For Tax Cuts

CEOs are reporting a renewed sense of confidence in where the business landscape will be a year from now, registering the highest level since April.
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