CEO Succession

What is Wrong With CEO Succession?

Dropping for decades, the typical tenure of a CEO is now between four and five years. In fact, business leaders in some industries only...

IHS CEO Jerre Stead: The Reluctant CEO

When Jerre Stead agreed to step in and aid an ailing IHS back in 2000, it was on one condition: “I said, I’ll be...

Do You Have an Exit Plan?

  As a CEO, and most likely owner or part-owner of your enterprise, you are responsible for grasping the big picture of how the company...

Getting Your Bench Right


Succession planning tends to focus on the CEO, but getting the right C-suite rotation can be just as important.

Help Wanted: Superhero

Most companies drop the baton when it comes to CEO succession. Here's what a few do right.

The Real Cost of Firing a CEO

Showing top execs the door can be an expensive proposition-and not just because of hefty severance packages.
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CEO CONFIDENCE INDEX

CEO Optimism Falls To 12-Month Low In October

Chief Executive’s latest reading of CEO sentiment shows growing number of CEOs disillusioned with short-term economic recovery, as list of issues disrupting business continues to grow.