Innovation

Jeff Bezos, Entrepreneur Extraordinaire: Is Nothing Out of His Reach?

As the person who turned online shopping into a national pastime, the CEO of the ultimate digital experience has flipped the script and expanded into brick-and-mortar, technology and now even rocketry.

How a CEO’s Office can Help Foster Innovation

Steelcase CEO Jim Keane's office is a working prototype, sending a tangible signal that from the CEO on down, his company innovates by learning.

Improve your Performance with this Distributed, Companywide Transformation Model

Instead of dictating change from the top, this company decided that the “engine” of transformation would be distributed to all levels of the organization.

P&G: Recapturing an Innovation Edge

When Procter & Gamble CEO David Taylor makes his annual visit this fall to one of the company’s product-supply technology centers, he’ll ask the assembled executives what innovations will help reach the company’s goal of cutting supply chain costs by $1 billion a year.

What CEOs Need to Understand about Innovation

The experience of two different CEOs running two very different kinds of companies suggest how leaders can create a road map to innovate.

Advancements in Power Storage Technologies Could Benefit Manufacturers

New advances in battery technology could benefit manufacturers in both how they use it in their products and how they manage their own utilities.

How to Innovate in Mature Markets

There always has been important innovation activity in nearly all mature B2B industries, but the ‘return on innovation’ is expected to further increase over the next several years.

How Waste Could Offer Opportunities in American Manufacturing

Leftovers and waste from the paper and pulp industry could benefit American manufacturers by offering access to lower cost carbon fiber.

Apple Gets White House Nod with $1B Backyard Investment

Like other CEOs before him, however, Tim Cook didn't make it clear how much of the spending was already planned and whether it had anything to do with Donald Trump's election.

A Powerful New Way of Thinking to Lead the Charge for Disruption

Disrupting your company, or your industry, as Uber has done, requires a completely differently way of thinking: not inside the box, not outside the box, but literally with no box at all.
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From the schools they went to to the types of companies they run, CEO1000 is tracking the trends among the CEOs of the 1,000 largest U.S. companies.

CEO CONFIDENCE INDEX

CEO Outlook Dips Further Amid Midterm Elections

Chief Executive’s most recent reading of CEO confidence in future business conditions slipped from 7 out of 10 in October to 6.9 in November. It was a new low for 2018 as business leaders begin to prepare for a possible downturn ahead.
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Best and Worst States For Business

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