Politics/Policy

Citizen Trump And The Boulevard Of Bedlam

President Trump's two favorite movies both provide a cautionary tale of megalomaniacs who become embittered, delusional, and alone when their hubris alienates friends and enemies alike. Sound familiar?

Trump, Bezos, Musk And The Biggest Business Stories Of 2018

Chief Executive Magazine looks back over a tumultuous and disruptive year for business. The list of things that mattered the most starts with Trump, Bezos, and Musk, not surprisingly.
President Trump's trade policies are dividing CEOs.

Sonnenfeld: Trump, Tech and 2018’s Standout CEOs

The story of how CEOs view President Trump took a sharp turn in 2018, as the good feelings from last year’s tax reform faded away and his contentious style of politics became a greater source of anxiety.

CEO Confidence Drops To Lowest Level Since 2016 Presidential Election

Our monthly reading of CEO confidence in business conditions fell sharply in December as the nation’s business leaders increasingly perceived that gathering economic and political headwinds. The CEO Confidence Index is at its lowest levels in two years.

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.  

Google’s CEO Makes Friends On Capitol Hill, Enemies At Headquarters

Google's CEO spoke to a somewhat dour but relaxed group of Congressmen on a variety of subjects pertaining to the tech giant. But the real story may be what the hearing failed to address.

Auto Chiefs Back In Washington As Impending Difficulties Loom Large

After enjoying a decade of record sales and overall prosperity, important car CEOs are in the thick of economic action again these days—and none of it is good. These CEOs may have a long ramp of difficulties ahead going into 2019.

The National Association of Manufacturers Is Taking On Proxy Advisory Firms

The National Association of Manufacturers is going after proxy advisory firms and activist shareholders that organization members believe have compiled too much power to affect the fortunes of manufacturing companies .

Helping High-Risk Patients Navigate The Healthcare System

Collective Medical CEO Chris Klomp was destined for a career in healthcare—but it didn’t happen the way he initially he imagined. Today, he’s answering his calling and growing a business at the same time.

Executives Must Play A Role In Solving America’s Problems

The C-suites of America are filled with far too much brainpower to sit on the sidelines while our country works through complex problems in the coming years.
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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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