Culture

Prioritize Your Culture Always—Not Just When It’s Easy

No one is immune to hard times, but your values cannot take a backseat when business gets tough. Here are four steps to keep culture in the forefront when the waters get choppy.

Have Faith: When You Bring Religious Values To Work

The idea of CEOs publicly discussing or displaying their faith may seem anachronistic at best. At worst, it can lead to high-profile PR misfires.

How You Can Dismiss An Employee With Dignity

When letting someone go you should immediately state the outcome, not to lead up to it, and then to take all the time necessary to explain the reasoning behind it as well as the details of support that will follow.         

Step Out From Behind the Screen: Five Mindful Leadership Practices

The screen is our interactive window for productivity. However, at what point does time in front of the screen actually jeopardize individual and team productivity, health, culture, and success?

How To Resolve Company Fiefdoms

If Amazon’s runaway success demonstrates nothing else, it is that a company learn to successfully self-organize. Accepting a company’s de-evolution into the toxic trap of fiefdoms is basically an act of sabotage.So why do so many companies succumb to fiefdom culture in the first place?
Brandon Steiner, CEO of Steiner Sports

Steiner Sports CEO On Healthy Living And Having Purpose

CEOs don’t pay enough attention their health and overall wellbeing, says Steiner Sports CEO Brandon Steiner. He spoke with Chief Executive about why a CEO’s body is a business.

Great Leadership Teams Are Fundamentally Sound

Much like a basketball team, symphony orchestra and Army Ranger unit, it is not too difficult to spot when leadership teams don’t pay sufficient attention to the fundamentals. Here are a few indicators.

The Importance Of Making Values-Based Decisions

As you are faced with decisions, use your values to help you determine what to do. Making values-based decisions sends a strong message to your team about the character of your leadership.

PPA Group CEO On The Power Of Perseverance

Right as his real investment company was heating up, Monte Lee-Wen, founder and CEO of the PPA Group, got kicked in the face—literally and metaphorically. He shares his story with us.

Auth0 CEO On Maintaining Culture In Hyper Growth Mode

Eugenio Pace, CEO of identity management technology company Auth0, on how the company has been able to enjoy significant growth and maintain its culture at the same time.
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CEO CONFIDENCE INDEX

CEO Confidence Plunges On Tariff Fears In June

Amid announcements of new tariffs on China and, at the time of polling, Mexico, CEOs’ outlook for future business conditions plunged 6 percent from May to June, according to Chief Executive’s most recent reading of CEO confidence.
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