Leadership/Management

From CMO To CEO: Lola.com’s Mike Volpe

For Lola.com CEO Mike Volpe, his time as chief marketing officer for marketing technology giant Hubspot left him with an abundance of valuable experience.

uStudio CEO Jen Grogono On Solving Complex Problems

uStudio is aiming to help companies transform enterprise communication from a traditional print-based environment to digital media. A complex problem, sure. But that’s just how CEO Jen Grogono likes it.

Trust Is What Fuels Great Leadership Teams

Great leadership teams are critical to an organization’s success and trust is the fuel that helps to make leadership teams thrive. Learn how trust on leadership teams can diminish and what steps CEOs can take to repair trust.

Elon Musk Must Learn To Accept Best Practices From Outsiders

A recent article shed light on Elon Musk’s stubbornness and unwillingness to adopt other companies’ successful car production methods, much to the detriment of Tesla.
Sears

How Eddie Lampert Could Have Saved Sears And Learning From His Failure

Eddie Lampert understood the need to transform Sears into an e-commerce powerhouse—and that was a key investment thesis of his. Yet somehow it just didn’t materialize. In business, you don't get partial credit for a good idea poorly implemented.

CEO Pulse: Is Personal Tech Helping Or Hurting Your Company?

According to 57.5% of CEOs, personal tech is helping the quality of interpersonal relationships and culture at their company—42.5% say it’s an impediment.

100 Women CEOs Of Fortune 500 Companies By 2025: How It Can Happen

Jennifer Scanlon, president and CEO of USG Corp. shares her thoughts on PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi stepping down, and why it's important for women to fill top leadership roles at large corporations.
peer network

10 Benefits To Joining A CEO Peer Network

A peer network can help CEOs deal with their loneliness problem. Moreover, with the right people, addressing the right questions, peer networks can provide many of the benefits common to any strong community: information, cooperation, support, guidance, insight.

Former Calvin Klein CEO Tom Murry: Business Lessons Learned On An Oil Rig

Since stepping down as CEO of Calvin Klein in 2014, Tom Murry has focused on teaching up-and-coming managers and leaders the secrets of his success.

Sorry, Bernie: New Study Shows Inconvenient Truth About CEO Pay

Our annual study of CEO pay finds—once again—that CEOs get paid a lot less than people think. The median private company CEO total compensation package for 2017? $350,622. That’s just 6.7 times the median income for all U.S. workers, not 275 times. Sorry Bernie.
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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 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 & 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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