Strategy

Three M&A Alternatives For Accelerating Your Digital Transformation

Need to speed up your firm’s technology metabolism? Scared of a pricey acquisition? Here are some alternatives.
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The Four Steps Of Strategic Persuasion

CEOs have the ability, however, to break through communication barriers and advance their goals through the use of strategic persuasion. They just have to use the 4 Cs.

How WeatherTech’s CEO Turned Super Bowl Ads Into Personal Platform

David MacNeil, the CEO of WeatherTech, has turned Super Bowl advertising into an unapologetic platform for what matters most to him as an entrepreneur and an individual.

Play Your Game, But Don’t Ignore Everyone Else Playing Theirs

Play your own game, understand the kind of people you need to make your game successful, and always have a healthy respect for the competition.

Success Is Not Immune From Stress

As CEOs, our responsibility, no matter how busy we are, is to guide those who are stressed into safer territory. We have to find out if they’re dealing with ‘what to do’ versus ‘when to do it.’

After Foxconn, Politicians May Beware Of CEOs Bearing Gifts

The latest economic-development news out of Wisconsin involving Foxconn adds to the idea that politicians may want to beware of CEOs making promises.
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Lastline CEO On Standing Out In A Crowded Cybersecurity Space

John DiLullo, CEO of Lastline, a cybersecurity company based in Redwood City, California, talked with us about how the company is trying to stand out in the crowded cybersecurity space, recruiting tech talent and more.

The Human Factor Will Separate You From The Pack

It’s been said that the primary responsibility of the CEO is to create a culture that allows the organization to achieve its objectives. But where does one turn when it comes to building a winning culture that delivers extraordinary results?

Scott O’Neil, CEO Of The 76ers And Devils, On Creating A 50-Win Culture

Scott O’Neill, CEO of Harris Blitzer Sports & Entertainment (HBSE), the parent company of the Sixers and the New Jersey Devils, talks with us about a winning culture, the emergence of sports gambling in the U.S. and much more.

Why Your Bold 2019 Strategy Is D.O.A. By February, And How To Fix It

If you are like most organizations (which most organizations are, by definition), you have a 1 in 10 chance of strategy execution. How do you beat the odds?
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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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