Strategy

GE Whiz: If Only Flannery’s Ouster Was Unique

It's rare for one Jeff to disagree with another, but Sonnenfeld says that Cunningham is wrong: GE’s recent action in firing John Flannery was not a unique, one time succession phenomena. He offers a rebuttal to the notion that these board insurrections are unique.

AccessOne CEO On Bringing A Doctor’s Mentality To Business

AccessOne CEO Mark Spinner spoke to Chief Executive about the shift in healthcare to consumer-facing costs and the challenges this kind environment brings.

Nokia Chairman On The Power Of Alternative Thinking

When your team considers only a single plan with no alternatives, alarm bells should ring. Not preparing for alternative scenarios is a guarantee of being blindsided.

CVS-Aetna Merger Approved By DOJ: What CEOs Should Know

The Justice Department approved the $69 billion CVS-Aetna merger. What will be the larger impact of vertical integration in healthcare?

Staying Out Of The Overthinking Trap

To meet potential and avoid the traps of inertia caused by overthinking and myopia, pragmatic leaders must support robust discovery and focused delivery.
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Theranos, Elizabeth Holmes And Cult Of Personality CEOs

John Carreyrou was one of the few people that saw through Elizabeth Holmes and Theranos when the world was fawning over the Silicon Valley-based health tech company and its enigmatic CEO. The bestselling author of the Theranos expose talks with us about a wide range of topics.
Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff

Salesforce Splits CEO Role: Pros And Cons

In a move that has many in the business world raising their eyebrows, Salesforce recently embraced a co-CEO model. Here are the pros and cons of going that route.

What Corporate Innovators Can Learn From Entrepreneurs

Corporate innovators who adopt entrepreneurial behaviors can move confidently and quickly to create future-focused growth engines.

A Roadmap To Innovation: Dodging Obstacles On Your Journey

Learn the the most pressing challenges that you will encounter when putting an innovation program into action – from budgeting issues to incentivizing employees to participate.

CEOs Should Always Be Evaluating Competitive Advantage

Learn winning strategies that can CEOs glean from successful companies to bolster their own competitive advantage.
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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 Stable in September

Strong customer demand, lending rates, lower taxes and high employment are some of the variables CEOs say keep their confidence high. Still, tariffs and trade uncertainties remain a concern.
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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.

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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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