Crisis Management

Creating A Learning Organization

Here, CEOs describe their business environment and discuss how they are leading their companies to thrive in the face of massive disruptions.

Taking Charge: The Role Of A CEO In Crisis Management

Personal investment in crisis management by the CEO sends a strong signal to employees, customers, and shareholders.

P&G CEO David Taylor Tries To Stem Tide Pods Abuse

Procter & Gamble CEO David Taylor has been fighting back gamely against a nightmarish scenario for any corporate chief.

CEOs Should Focus On Their People In Face Of Stock Plunge

There are two worrisome aspects of the recent stock market plunge for chief executives.

The CEO’s Role In Shaping An Organization’s Culture

Here, we turn to the CEO’s role in creating and sustaining an organizational culture that leads to adaptation and responsiveness.

What The VUCA Environment Means To A CEO

This article illustrates what VUCA looks like from the CEO’s perspective, highlighting specific disruptors—technology, competitors and market forces—that are impacting companies.

Can You Do VUCA? 5 Key Strategies for Success

The U.S. Army coined the acronym VUCA (Volatile, Uncertain, Complex and Ambiguous), in the 1990s to describe the post-Cold War operational environment. It applies to businesses today in many ways.

Weathering Crises in a Young Company

If you’re the chief executive of a young company, you will at some point almost certainly face an existential crisis that threatens to take your business under. Here are some useful lessons.

Steve Ritchie Takes Papa John’s Helm, As Founder Schnatter Gives Way To Difficulties

When he becomes CEO of Papa John’s Pizza on January 1, Steve Ritchie will have a lot more on his plate than just delicious, steaming pies.

Unable To Recapture Early MoJo, Steve Ells Will Step Down As Chipotle CEO

A successor who’s got the turnaround expertise the company is seeking will find a stiff challenge in executing an about-face for a brand that has experienced a spectacular fall over the last few years.
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CEO CONFIDENCE INDEX

CEO Confidence Continues To Erode In April

Amid a backdrop of market volatility and shifting takes from the Trump Administration on trade, U.S. CEOs’ outlook for business conditions 12 months from now continued to fall in April, the third straight month of decline.
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CEO OF THE YEAR

CEO of the Year

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EDITOR'S PICKS

How A Former Accenture CEO Turned A Failing Leadership Into Growth

This former CEO's first year was a disaster until he shifted everyone's focus to create a customer-centric organization. What happened after that went directly to the bottom line.

What P&G Learned About Marketing From Elon Musk

While Tesla was moving ahead of the competition without spending a dime, P&G's marketing machine was watching closely.

How to Follow a Great Leader: Honeywell’s Darius Adamczyk Moves Forward

Darius Adamczyk, Honeywell International’s CEO since April, has a tough act to follow, but his priorities are optimistic and leave him lots of room for stamping his own legacy.

Meet the ‘New-Collar’ Workers in Manufacturing

Modern manufacturing no longer thinks in terms of white or blue collar—the workers it needs now are “new-collar”.