Leadership/Management

Amalgamated Life’s Paul Mallen On Making The Leap From CFO to CEO

When Paul Mallen stepped into the CEO role at The Amalgamated Family of Companies in February 2018, he felt well prepared for the top...

Will A New CEO Sink Or Swim? Cultural Fit Makes The Difference

According to a recent survey, 58% of private equity CEOs are replaced within two years of an investment. What gives? Why is it so hard to find the right CEO?

Working On The Company Vs. Working In The Company

There are several things that leaders should keep top of mind in order to get in the trenches with their staff while keeping a finger on the pulse of the company overall.

P&G CEO Taylor Embraces Sustainability Thinking in C-Suite and Beyond

Procter & Gamble CEO David Taylor has become a leader among CPG chiefs in embracing the concept of corporate “sustainability” over the last few years.
ceo succession

Succession Planning: An Insider’s Perspective

A CEO talks about his recent experience in handing off the reins of his company to his successor and what others can learn from him.

Second-Act Career Options Abound For Senior Executives

It is widely known that 10,000 Baby Boomers retire every day, but “retirement” is a relative term. Many companies are seeking ways to keep senior executives in part-time or semi-retired roles.

Bernie Marcus’ Model: Community Progress Without Progressive Fingerpointing

Former Home Depot CEO Bernie Marcus is proof that doing good is not antithetical to doing well, just as free enterprise is not antithetical to community progress.

Why Punishing Mistakes Only Serves To Sabotage Your Company

Your team needs the confidence to be bold and fearless because that’s precisely where value is created. To celebrate your employees' mistakes and help them be daring enough to fail, use these three strategies:

How One CEO Speaking Out On Abortion Weighed the Risks

ChowNow’s Christopher Webb joined 180+ other CEOs in proclaiming his support for the pro-choice movement in a public letter. He talked with Chief Executive about the decision.

When CEOs Carry Too Much Of The Burden Themselves

What most people don’t realize about CEOs, is that they feel the weight of the world and believe that everything that happens at their company relies entirely on their actions.
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CEO CONFIDENCE INDEX

CEO Confidence Plunges On Tariff Fears In June

Amid announcements of new tariffs on China and, at the time of polling, Mexico, CEOs’ outlook for future business conditions plunged 6 percent from May to June, according to Chief Executive’s most recent reading of CEO confidence.
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