The American CEO

The American CEO walks a tightrope daily…many times blindfolded and without a net. The job of balancing the often competing interests of a company’s constituents is so challenging that the lifespan of a newly minted CEO averages around five years.

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Book Review: Why The CEO Whom You Work For Earns Much More Than You Do

NetQoS survived 2001-2002, and ultimately Trammell built it so successfully that it was sold to CA Technologies in 2009 for over $200 million. The story looms large because it reveals in living color why CEOs earn the big money.

September 4, 2014| by: Forbes
7 CEOs Reveal Lessons Learned as a Chief Executive

Their advice ranges from being nimble and adaptive to cultivating teamwork to never stop fundraising, among many others.

September 3, 2014| by: Forbes
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    Joel Trammell

    Joel Trammell is a serial entrepreneur who is CEO of Khorus, a business management system for CEOs, Chair Emeritus of the Austin Technology Council, and co-founder and managing partner of private equity firm Lone Rock Technology Group. His leadership as a CEO has resulted in successful nine-figure acquisitions by two Fortune 500 companies. In November 2012, NetApp acquired Austin-based Cache IQ, a storage software company he co-founded in 2010.Read More

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    Khorus

    Khorus is the only solution that gives CEOs and leaders a hierarchical view of the entire organization to ensure employees are aligned, engaged, and working in harmony to achieve corporate goals.Read More

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