Leadership/Management

Why Elon Musk Isn’t Going Anywhere—At Least Not Right Away

With Elon Musk's recent unpredictable behavior, Tesla's board has only one choice—get the chief executive under control. Regardless, Musk isn’t going anywhere, or at least not right away.

David Novak: How Top CEOs Identify Future Leaders

David Novak, founder and CEO oGoLead, founder, retired Chairman and former CEO of Yum! Brands, talked with some of the brightest and most successful CEOs he knows during his podcast to help identify the traits you need to look for in a future leader. Novak was named Chief Executive CEO of the Year in 2012.

If You Were Elon Musk, You’d Drink Whiskey And Smoke Pot Too

Let’s be honest. Can you think of who could use a little time to kick back with a double and smoke a blunt these days more than Elon Musk?

Sisters Are Leading W.S. Badger Co. As Co-CEOs

Rebecca Hamilton and Emily Schwerin-Whyte are sisters, but their relationship extends beyond siblinghood— the two have recently taken over as co-CEOs of their family business.

To Make Your Corporate Values More Than Lip Service, Start from Within

CEOs must become more comfortable communicating their own ethics and values and those of their companies in an authentic way.

Jeff Bezos On Innovation: Five Big Takeaways

A recent interview shares insights into how Jeff Bezos thinks about strategy and innovation, and structures his personal activities and those of the company to get done what he wants to get done. Here are five useful takeaways.

Former Cintas President & COO Shares Insights On Supplier Diversity & Leadership

J. Phillip Holloman retired as president and chief operating officer at Cintas at the end of last month, and he is experienced when it comes to the subject of diversity in business.

Alignment Is The Cornerstone Of Great Leadership Teams

Learn why an aligned leadership team has confidence in its ability to get back in sync after inevitable periods of dysfunction.
human's have an advantage in the age of AI

The Human Edge In The Age Of AI

Communication is no longer a ‘soft skill.’ It is the fundamental skill CEOs need their employees to have if they want to gain a competitive edge in the age of AI.
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Seven Ways Your Company Can Partner With A Research University

School is back in session, not just for students—but for CEOs too. Here are seven ways you can improve innovation at your company by partnering with a research university.
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CEO1000

CEO1000 Tracker

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 Confidence Ticks Up In August

Trump trade tactics play well with manufacturing CEOs
Strength in the overall economy, consumer confidence and the Trump administration’s pro-business agenda buoyed CEO confidence in August, even as worry persists about rising economic headwinds in the near future.
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BEST & WORST STATES FOR BUSINESS

Best and Worst States For Business

Are you looking to relocate or expand? Evaluate each state's strengths with Chief Executive's 2018 Best & Worst States for Business.

CEO OF THE YEAR

CEO of the Year

Once a year, we celebrate the achievements of a CEO, honored for his or her success in and dedication to business, shareholders and customers.

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