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How Black Lives Matter In Corporations—This Time Can Be Different

CEOs must first get past the naiveté of believing that systemic racism and injustice does not exist in their companies. Then they must act to change the narrative.

In The Age Of Transparency, Command-And-Control Leadership Loses Its Iron Grip

CrossFit CEO Greg Glassman learned the hard way that leaders live in a fishbowl, and credibility can be destroyed in matter of days. Three simple ways to strengthen yours.

Practical Tips: How CEOs And Directors Can Lead On Racial Injustice

CEOs and directors are uniquely positioned to set the tone of how their companies deal with racial inequities inside their companies, and by extension, in America at large. Some pragmatic tips.

Three Ways To Emerge From The Pandemic Stronger Than Before

By seizing opportunities for empathy, simplification and innovation, we strengthen our organizations, our teams and ourselves.

Less Than 1 Percent Of Fortune 500 CEOs Are Black

The protests around the country address an issue larger than police brutality and, if there is to be any long-term sustainable change, it's an issue that must be addressed by corporate America.

Know When To Step Aside

Particularly in times of uncertainty, great leadership means making space for talent, opportunity and creativity to flourish.

The Value Of The Letter “C” In Organizational Leadership

Timely communication, artfully and empathetically delivered, is what separates the good leaders from the truly transcendent ones.

How To Fix “Busted” Incentive Plans

How can CEOs navigate the tricky waters of incentivizing and retaining senior leadership when incentive goals are no longer achievable?

Toward A New And Better Normal

The pandemic has been painful, but the resulting change is not all bad. Here's a shortlist of less-than-useful corporate habits much better left in the past.

Measuring The Real Employee Experience In A Time Of Crisis

At a time when furloughs, salary cuts and layoffs are a growing reality, it is crucial for companies to measure employee engagement in new ways to boost performance and increase trust.
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CEO Optimism Ticks Up In August, As More Businesses Predict A 2021 Recovery

A survey of nearly 500 U.S. CEOs shows an increasing number of companies planning for renewed growth in the months ahead—if the nation comes together to overcome the challenges of Covid.