Redefining the CEO

As we have often written, soft skills have become as important as technical skills. This has become especially true in the C-suite. CEOs are no longer able to operate as the smartest or most powerful person in the room. The idea of, “I’m the boss, do as I say,” is outdated. Today’s CEOs are operating … Continued

8 Books Every CEO Should Read

Whether you’re an avid reader or you always find yourself trying to carve out time to read, finding a good book can be a challenge. With a busy schedule and more and more business books being published every year, we’re making it easy for you. Here are eight books every CEO should read. The Hard … Continued

Digital Mastery in the C-Suite

Digital is not a new buzzword in the C-suite, yet it is one of the hardest terms to quantify from a capabilities standpoint. Whether your company is just getting started with digital adoption, or you’re a leader in your industry, you’d like to be able to say that you’ve achieved digital mastery in the C-suite. … Continued

Top 8 Ted Talks for CEOs

The best way to turn newly learned skills and practices into habits is repetition. However, day to day demands can quickly erode our best intentions. Key items on our to-do list get put on the back burner and eventually forgotten. To help keep best practices top of mind, we looked at fifty of the most … Continued

8 Podcasts for CEOs

Podcasts have become mainstream, with more than half of the US population listening, and one third, or 90 million listening in the last month. With the number of podcasts available, nearly two thirds of people say they don’t know where to start. With that in mind, we found eight podcasts that executives should add to … Continued

Authentic Leadership

There is no single path or set of directions on how to become a leader. Our leadership style is as unique as our fingerprints. We each have our own personality, experiences, and skills that result in different forms of decision making, team management, collaboration, conflict resolution, and communication among many other traits. So what is … Continued

Top 9 Blogs Every CEO Should Read

One of the easiest ways to stay up to date on what’s happening in the world of business is to select a few blogs to follow. Fortunately, or perhaps unfortunately, there are hundreds of blogs out there to choose from. We looked at more than a hundred of the top leadership blogs and narrowed it … Continued

CEOs are Taking Charge of Digital Transformation

By the year 2020, executives anticipate that half of their revenues are expected to come from digital channels. So it’s no surprise that CEOs are taking charge of digital transformation. Looking even further out, the World Economic Forum predicts that digital transformation will create more than $100 trillion in economic value by the year 2025. … Continued

Finding the Right CEO

CEO transitions are becoming more common. Per a recent study, the median tenure of large cap company CEOs is down to just five years. Replacing a CEO requires time and planning from the board and executive team. And finding the right CEO can mean the difference between sustained growth and stagnation. Harvard Business Review (HBR) … Continued