Tag: strategy

Nokia Chairman On The Power Of Alternative Thinking

When your team considers only a single plan with no alternatives, alarm bells should ring. Not preparing for alternative scenarios is a guarantee of being blindsided.

Staying Out Of The Overthinking Trap

To meet potential and avoid the traps of inertia caused by overthinking and myopia, pragmatic leaders must support robust discovery and focused delivery.

CEOs Should Always Be Evaluating Competitive Advantage

Learn winning strategies that can CEOs glean from successful companies to bolster their own competitive advantage.

Three Ways Snap Inc. Can Weather Its Internal Storm

Snap, parent company of social media platform Snapchat, is having well-publicized issues, with executive departures and a deteriorating morale. Here are three strategies the company can take to get back on track.

Strategic Differentiation: Making Trade-Offs That Create Customer Value

While it’s easy to blame business failings on external factors like the economy, the truth is that more than 80% of business failures can be traced to a single cause – bad strategy.

A CEO Thriving In Healthcare’s Data Driven World

Inovalon CEO Keith Dunleavy talks with us about the ever- increasing demand for data in healthcare and the challenges he faces in a complex industry.

The Questions Every Growth-Seeking CEO Needs To Answer

In a world of accelerating change, companies need chief executives focused on growth who do more than manage. They need executives to create the future, boldly.

Revisiting B2B Strategy: Engaging With Your Customer’s Customer

In healthcare, commercial real estate, and professional sports, B2B organizations are evaluating how to respond to a combination of changing consumer behavior, technology-driven innovation and new forms of competition.

Pursuing Underserved Markets As A Path To Differentiation And Disruption

Instead of going for an obvious underserved niche market, some businesses are willing to take a chance and pick a less obvious niche.

Five Fortune 500 CEOs on Strategy During Uncertain Times

VUCA is the name of the game for many corporate leaders. Five of them share their strategy for leading in an uncertain and volatile environment.
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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 Outlook Dips Further Amid Midterm Elections

Chief Executive’s most recent reading of CEO confidence in future business conditions slipped from 7 out of 10 in October to 6.9 in November. It was a new low for 2018 as business leaders begin to prepare for a possible downturn ahead.
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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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