Culture

Uber’s Founder/CEO Got Too Much Deference From the Board, Says Former A.G.

Former Attorney General Eric Holder was called in to investigate what went wrong at Uber. He recently shared his takeaways, including the power that founder/CEOs often receive from the board.

The Negative Impact Of An Unaccountable CEO 

The challenge of helping a CEO understand the importance of being accountable to his or her team is not easy an easy one to overcome.
results intelligence

Results Intelligence: What Separates Doers From Dreamers

People who understand results intelligence get remarkable things done, and often make it look easy. In reality, though, they’re framing and managing projects in specific ways.
Athenahealth CEO Jonathan Bush resigned

Athenahealth CEO Jonathan Bush Resigns: Avoiding a Similar Fate

Jonathan Bush was the founder and CEO of Athenahealth, a successful healthcare software company, until he was unceremoniously pushed out the door. How an activist group upended all that and what can CEOs learn from this saga.

PTPA CEO Sharon Vinderine On Managing Growth, Leveraging Tech

Sharon Vinderine is founder and CEO of Parent Tested Parent Approved (PTPA) — a seal of approval program where parents consult on the best products for kids and families—but starting the organization from the ground up was no easy task.

Critical Conversations With Your Board

How great joint venture CEOs prepare for, run, and follow-up on ‘big’ conversations with their owners and boards to drive change

Is Your Growing Company Headed Toward One of These Pitfalls?

CEOs can’t get caught up in the exhilaration of growth of their company; avoid these common pitfalls and ensure you stay on the right track.

Where Talent Wants To Live

Every CEO knows that if you want to find America’s best and brightest, you’ve got to move to a big coastal city, right? Wrong. Two of the nation’s top demographers arrive at a very different conclusion.

SunTrust CEO Spreads Gospel Of Financial Literacy – Inside And Out

SunTrust, an Atlanta-based financial-services giant, launched an internal platform for improving financial literacy a few years ago after Rogers learned that even bank employees experience huge stress and uncertainty about their own economic futures.

It’s Time To Take Culture Seriously

If you’re a leader in an organization, culture is not just part of your job. It’s your most important job.
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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 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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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 2019 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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