Skills Development

When Your Leadership Team Is Running In Circles

But even seasoned CEOs with talented senior leadership teams get stuck from time to time, as the reliable ways of operating fail to deliver the returns they once did. How do you recognize that your senior leadership team (SLT) is running in circles and what can you do about it?

Judy Marks Leads Otis Elevator On A Tech-Fueled Quest For Growth

Otis Elevator’s products made the leap from human operators to automation decades ago, now it’s ready for its next lift: A.I. capabilities—and being spun out by United Technologies. Judy Marks shares her plan to lead the 166-year-old company into a technology-forged future.

Why Empathy Is The Most Effective Leadership Skill

Discussions around empathy in business may seem trendy, but that doesn’t mean that empathy isn’t important. In fact, empathy is the number one skill any effective leader needs in order to truly inspire the people who work with them.
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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.

What Anonymous Advice Would You Give To Your CEO?

What do those who work the closest with CEOs, those on their senior teams, really want their leader to change? Here's the consensus advice from 174 C-suite level executives from 40 different organizations.

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?
Hopdoddy Burger Bar CEO Jeff Chandler

Hopdoddy CEO On Building A Burger Business

Hopdoddy Burger Bar CEO Jeff Chandler spoke to us about not growing too fast, the importance of cultivating talent and leadership lessons from his D1 football coach.

OnlyBoth CEO Talks Going From Academia To Business

Raul Valdes-Perez, PhD, CEO of OnlyBoth, is running his second company based on a technology he developed at Carnegie Mellon. For him, it was a challenge going from academia to the business world.

Tata Consultancy Services’ Surya Kant On The Importance Of Re-skilling The Workforce

Surya Kant, Tata Consultancy Services president, North America, UK and Europe, is dedicated to supporting U.S. STEM education and career initiatives.

David Novak: How Top CEOs Identify Future Leaders

David Novak, founder and CEO oGoLead, founder, retired Chairman and former CEO of Yum! Brands, talked with some of the brightest and most successful CEOs he knows during his podcast to help identify the traits you need to look for in a future leader. Novak was named Chief Executive CEO of the Year in 2012.
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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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