Personal Effectiveness

Leadership Behaviors That Are Damaging Companies

When leaders do not practice what they preach, they destroy the morale, loyalty, and engagement throughout the organization. There are various behaviors that can lead to destruction within your company.

Reading People’s Body Language Can Enhance Leadership

Some things you just don’t learn from books. For this CEO, recognizing and understanding unique or unusual behavioral patterns is one of them. It’s an acquired skill which in his view, when respected, can enhance leadership.

Great Leadership Teams Move Beyond Assumptions

Here are three actions that leadership teams and team members can take to strengthen the team’s ability to engage in productive dialogue and move its most important issues forward.

Lencioni: Meetings Are A Chief Executive’s Stage

There is only one place you can effectively evaluate a CEO, says Patrick Lencioni: In a conference room having a meeting with his or her executive team.

Why Emotionally Intelligent Organizations Should Start With The CEO

An emotionally intelligent CEO fosters the development of key team players, listens more than he speaks, makes space for strategic thinking and visioning, and responds to stresses that arise from a place of centered-ness.

Too Hot, Too Cold: The Right Energy Is Needed For Leadership

Having a discernible energy or presence won’t help anyone make better decisions; it can however significantly contribute to the investment their team makes in them as a leader. 

Hospital for Special Surgery CEO Louis Shapiro On Making Healthcare More Accessible

Chief Executive caught up with Lou Shapiro, CEO of the Hospital for Special Surgery, to talk about the organization’s employee engagement initiative, on making healthcare more accessible and more.

CEOs: Beware Of “The Wisdom Of Crowds”

Virtually every CEO must now be ready to correct misconceptions that, once aired, take on lives of their own, thanks to the presumed “wisdom of crowds." Here's what you must do to conquer specious conventional wisdom.
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How To Succeed As A Successor CEO

While leadership transitions are a natural step for many organizations, the shift from founder to CEO is unique. To ensure a seamless shift in leadership, here are four best practices that can be implemented.

The Higher Purpose Of Being A CEO

CEOs of the Business Roundtable are understanding what many leaders in the mid-market learned long ago—the true perks of being a CEO go well beyond increasing profits.
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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

CEOs Find Renewed Optimism Amid Disruption in Washington

CEO confidence in business conditions over the coming year has rebounded to January levels, although some note anxiety over the pending election.
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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 2019 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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