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Here's Why Wall Street Loves The Return Of P&G's Old CEO

P&G shares rose 4% today on the news.<p>Though the company's CFO said the decision was just about Robert McDonald deciding to retire (at 59) and that there won't be any dramatic strategic shifts, there's a reason activist investor Bill Ackman pushed for a change.<p>Lafley, an in-house legend who …

Wall Street

The Heart of Leadership

Like many people, I was deeply moved by the brave individuals who ignored their own safety to help victims just seconds after the recent Boston …

The Path from CIO to CEO: The Beyond CIO Series

Bruce Parker has had a remarkable career for someone so humble and unassuming. I have not met many CIOs or CEOs (and he has been both) who are so comfortable in their skin and who have understood their strengths and exploited them while also analyzing gaps in their personal toolkits and filled …

Servant leadership: A path to high performance

I’ve spent years researching the DNA of high-performing companies, and much to my surprise the leaders at most of those companies did not fit commonly espoused theories of leadership.<p>Many people believe great leaders are charismatic, have a commanding presence, are visionary and educated at elite …

The Costs Of Ignoring Employee Engagement

To some in management, the fact that their workers get a paycheck from the company is the beginning and the end of any consideration they deserve. That attitude will cost you.<p>Recently, in the season finale of the Showtime series, <i>Shameless</i>, the character of Fiona, a 20-something head of household …

Employee Engagement

A Global Leader's Perspective On CEO Leadership: Part One

Too often, we read or hear leadership commentary from consultants, researchers, and academics, and less from global leaders. Based on an ongoing series of interviews, we will periodically offer global leaders’ inside vantage point in this column. We begin with Dr. Daniel Vasella, the 17-year …

Leadership In The Three-Speed Economy

Is the economy in a recovery? The question today is almost meaningless. That’s because “the economy” is an aggregate of three very different economies, each going at its own speed, each with its own dynamic and each with its own very different trajectory.<p>Each of the three economies faces a …