Personal Effectiveness

Make This Your New Year’s Resolution: Continue to Evolve as a CEO

As the new year approaches, think about how you approach leadership and how you can continue to become an even greater leader and CEO.

How My Side Gig Led To A Change At My Company

If you can’t make people feel something than you will not be successful in building community, or fans or repeat customers. Emotion is important.

How To Lead: One Longtime CEO’s Letter To His Children

John T. Williams, CEO of Hagerstown, MD-based Jamison Door Company, decided to write down what he’d learned from his experiences to help his adult children make their way in business—and the world. He was kind enough to share the letter with us.

The Path To Better Business Presentations

Frustrated CEOs love setting page limits on presentations. The problem is that this won’t lead to improved presentations and better decisions.

Three Leadership Skills Our Elected Officials Should Master

Our elected officials have the power to make positive changes for our country if they are willing to work together. Mastering these three leadership skills will enable them to solve big problems and make our country better.  
four ways for CEOs to show empathy

Four Ways CEOs Can Lead With Empathy

How do we engender more empathy into our own leadership? Here are four ways to apply empathy—and produce a more energized, satisfied, and forward-thinking C-Suite.

Survival Tips For CEOs At A Family-Owned Business

You’re coming into a family-owned business that’s been led by relatives for generations. Here’s what you need to know.

Using Tech To Tackle The Opioid Epidemic, Healthcare Costs

Kevin MacDonald, CEO of Kit Check, saw an opportunity to make the healthcare system more efficient with technology—now he sees an opportunity help curb the opioid epidemic.

Choosing Between Change And Stability Is A Suckers Choice

You don't have choose between change and stability. In fact, change without stability will lead to erosion of traditional values and consistency.

Lessons From GE: When The Board Wants You Out

John Flannery’s sudden ouster at GE after a mere 13 months on the job by a newly constituted board startled many peer CEOs, as well as analysts, investors and employees. When your company hits a bump in the road, will your board have your back—or back you right out the door?
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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 Remains Solid In March, But Trails 2018 Levels

Chief Executive’s most recent reading of CEO confidence in current business conditions remains flat month-over-month, at 7.3 out of 10, while confidence in future conditions decreased slightly to 6.7/10, from 6.8 in February.
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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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