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Digital What!? Practical Advice From The Front Lines

Many articles and books have been written about digital transformation, yet few include practical information on what CEOs can and should do.

Should We Regulate Facebook And Google?

Arguments that regulating high-tech will crater the companies aren’t as compelling as the tech titans will have us believe.

Jeff Bezos On Innovation: Five Big Takeaways

A recent interview shares insights into how Jeff Bezos thinks about strategy and innovation, and structures his personal activities and those of the company to get done what he wants to get done. Here are five useful takeaways.
Dan Schawbel

Dan Schawbel: Technology Is Isolating Your Employees

Is one face-to-face conversation better than 34 emails? Dan Schawbel, workplace guru and bestselling author, seems to think so. He says CEOs need to make sure their employees feel connected.
Forget about speed, the business jet performance metrics that matter most to executives are often the bandwidth, speed and coverage area of onboard connectivity equipment

Onboard Connectivity Takes Flight On Business Jets

Forget about speed, the business jet performance metrics that matter most to executives are often the bandwidth, speed and coverage area of onboard connectivity equipment

Rapidly Digitizing, Old-Line Companies Are Putting New Pressures On Internet Startups

One of the most significant trends shaping global business now is that virtually every industry has become digital in a huge way and at  pace that is only accelerating.

Beware the “Spillover” Effect: Your Online Ads Could be Helping Competitors

Establishing a strong online advertising presence would seem like a no-brainer to most CEOs these days, whether they're running companies that are large or small, customer-facing or business-to-business.

Retail CEOs Beware: the Older Online Shopper is Here

It appears that older folk are finally warming to online shopping, at least for luxury goods, providing further evidence that CEOs who aren't investing in their digital strategies risk losing touch with their entire client base.

Looking for a New Location With a Fiber Hub? Try Florida’s Lake Nona

CEOs who need big, fast digital pipes—and, increasingly these days, that could be just about anyone—are looking closely at metro areas that can hook them up with 1-gigabit broadband networks ranging from Chattanooga, Tenn., to Dublin, Ohio, to Detroit. But near the Orlando airport, the 11-square-mile Lake Nona development represents one of the single most concentrated areas of 1-gigabit bandwidth in America, and the rapid development of this sunny economic enclave is ratifying investors’ decisions to “build it and they will come.”

Chattanooga and Other Fast-Fiber Cities Are Grabbing Companies, and Jobs

More CEOs and company founders are being lured to “smart” cities that have built fast fiber-optic networks, highly digitally connected municipal-government infrastructures, expectations that they will stay at the forefront in business-supporting technologies—or some combination thereof.
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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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