How many CEOs are first-time CEOs? I think it’s the majority (we found as high as 73%), and that’s a real problem.
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“Learning is not compulsory but neither is survival.” W. Edwards Deming
Whether the result of ignorance, hubris or both, it is easy as a CEO to get trapped into thinking that you should have all the answers.
The subject of my latest article for Forbes.com is what CEOs should study outside of traditional business education that will help them succeed on the job.
CEOs these days are given one term in office. If they’re very successful, they might get four more years.
Meg Whitman Has A Few Questions For You
Hewlett-Packard’s chief executive officer, Meg Whitman, seldom tells people what to do. She just keeps quizzing them until the path ahead is obvious.
I just published the second article for this series in my Forbes column: The Resource Allocation Dilemma Faced By CEOs Every Single Day.
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I just published a new Forbes column about “How To Make Company Employees Think Like Their CEO.
The American CEO
I have just become a Forbes contributor and my site is aptly named The American CEO, where I give “practical advice for current and aspiring CEOs” much like I do in this blog.