Category: Leadership/Management

A Thanksgiving Recipe For Innovation

The most innovative companies (and kitchens) know that successful experimentation can’t happen in a vacuum. Whether you’re working on your holiday meal or your intrapreneurial initiatives, try this five-step plan to help you get cooking.

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How To Set Your CIO Up For Real Success

The CIO of the future will possess a CEO’s strategic thinking, a CFO’s financial acumen, a CMO’s empathy for the customer experience and the CHRO’s understanding of culture. Tall order? Sure. But you can help get them there.

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Building The Leadership Skills That Build Trust

Even one C-suite misstep, scandal or gaffe can send trust in a company south—and with it, share price. Here are the four most commonly missed critical success factors that enable executives to protect their reputations, and the company’s along with them.

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Fred Hassan On Leading Through ‘Mind-Bending Torque Change’

Few people I know have more experience—and more varied experience—running companies than Fred Hassan, who has run three global pharmas, the last one being Schering Plough. He has also been Chairman of two additional global pharmas – Bausch & Lomb and Theramex. All were inherited as turnaround situations that turned out well. Here’s what he’s counseling CEOs about leading through 2023. ‘You must have a mindset of strategic flexibility.’

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