Strategy

CEOs in CPG Understand How Tough Small Acquisitions Can Be

Look no further than the bombshell earnings disappointment from Kraft Heinz for confirmation of how important it is for CEOs to get “big-to-small” strategies right.

How To Build An Active Partnership With Your Board

The CEO may have a more peaceful existence if they can disconnect themselves from the board, but will miss important opportunities, both offensive and defensive.  Why is it often difficult to work with a board and how can the difficulty be turned to advantage?

Building Company Value To Prepare It For Sale

Here's a look into a process for building value into companies and the role of a turnaround specialist in asset recovery and valuation preservation for troubled companies.
growth

Companies Often Grow Faster Than People

When enterprises accelerate, and they’ve been known to do so from time to time, good performers can be left behind!  Not everyone grows as fast as the enterprise does.
Rich Allison, Domino's CEO

CEO Ritch Allison Personally Pitches Domino’s From Pizza’s Pinnacle

CEO Ritch Allison is presiding over an extension of Domino’s dominance of the pizza industry after taking over the company last summer and is putting rivals even further behind the curve.
Mark Zuckerberg, CEO of Facebook

Facebook Is Exhibit A In The Case Against Dual-Class Shares

Facebook is proof that a CEO having imperial control over a public company is a terrible idea. Not just for investors, the board, employees or customers—but for the CEOs themselves.

Is All Growth “Good Growth”?

Industry leading revenue growth can be dazzling, but to shine in the eyes of investors, companies must deliver superior margin growth as well.

How Intuition And Decision Making Work Hand In Hand

When it comes to intuition and decision making, one approach isn’t any better than the other and this CEO's experience had led him to blend both.

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.

Three Ways To Break Up With Your Business Partner

Ending a business partnership doesn’t have to be messy. If both parties are communicating and the reason for the separation is clear, there’s no reason why you can’t continue to provide value to each other throughout the transition.
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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 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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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 2018 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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