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

CIO Outlook

Chief Information Officers (CIO’s) are facing growing digital proliferation. As cloud applications are becoming the new standard operating procedure, it’s time to rethink the IT function. The CIO outlook on digital oversight is key to maintaining security and streamlining business operational efficiencies. Gone are the days when IT teams had full control over the software … Continued

CEO Expectations

Baby boomer CEOs are retiring and their replacements are facing new challenges that require a different set of skills and competencies than their predecessors had to deal with during their tenure. Technology advancements and a new generation of employees are redefining CEO expectations. Digital advancements are on everyone’s radar, but that doesn’t mean they have … Continued

Executive Leadership Styles

Successful executives are able to tap into a variety of approaches. Depending on the situation they are dealing with, they know what will motivate the team. The key is knowing how and when to use a specific approach. Executive leadership styles were the topic of a recent article in Inc. titled, These 7 Leadership Styles … Continued

2018 IBM C-Suite Study

Surveying more than 12,000 C-suite people globally, the 19th edition of the IBM Global C-suite Study provides surprising insights into how they view the foreseeable future of their businesses. Of note, for the first time in five years, technological factors was not the number one external force. Market forces claimed that spot which includes competition … Continued