CEOs

Shareholders should now monitor board appointments, succession plan: Proxy cos

Written by Khushboo Narayan | Mumbai |<p>Sikka in his resignation letter said that his decision to leave stems from continuous “false, baseless, …

Governance

Leadership Transitions: What Sets Successful CEOs Apart?

Whether a person owns its own business or runs a large organization that is part of the Fortune 500, their achievements as a manager or CEO will depend entirely on their effective leadership skills. Without exception, a manager's leadership approach should impact his team's performance and results. …

Leadership

Diversity Initiatives Need to Start With the CEO

A study by McKinsey and Company has found companies that have a diverse workforce are “35 percent more likely to have financial returns above their …

Diversity

The 'business president' couldn't even keep CEOs on his side

The businessman president just lost his business leaders. It's a deep blow.<p>On Wednesday, so many executives were ready to quit President Donald Trump's two business panels - the Strategy and Policy Forum and the Manufacturing Council - that the president was forced to disband the groups. It was the …

Gary Cohn

The Information’s 411 — Tech CEOs Seeking Councils

Amir and Tom talk about why some tech CEOs were late to leave Trump's business councils. Also how Lyft has gained market share from Uber in some …

Business

India's Sensex Suffers First Drop in a Week as Infosys Plunges

Infosys Ltd. led a decline in India’s benchmark equity index after Vishal Sikka resigned as chief executive officer of Asia’s second-largest …

Business

Charlottesville violence: Social media sites Twitter, LinkedIn, Spotify ban white supremacists

Apple’s Tim Cook criticised US President Donald Trump for blaming both anti-racism activists and hate groups for the clashes in the Virginia …

Racism

Trump Abandons Council on Infrastructure

President Trump will not move forward with a planned Advisory Council on Infrastructure, Bloomberg reports.<p>“The council, which was still being …

Politics

The travel secrets of high-flying CEOs

Picture: ISTOCK<p>Chatting about restaurants, she says, is the best way to let these power brokers know she’s playing on their level<p>If you can be …

Travel

Trump May Face Staff Resignations After CEOs' Exit

The fallout from President Donald Trump's reaction to last weekend's violence in Virginia may extend to the resignation of White House staff members …

Business

Trump CEO Strategy Council Is Said to Be Disbanding After Exodus

President Donald Trump’s council of senior business leaders who advise on strategy and policy is said to be disbanding, according to a person …

Business

Inside the dramatic decision by corporate giants to rebuke Trump

After President Donald Trump spurred backlash incendiary comments last weekend about the violence in Charlottesville, the three female CEOs on …

Donald Trump

Trump disbands two White House business councils, amid criticism from CEOs for remarks on Charlottesville protest

NEW YORK (AP) — Trump disbands two White House business councils, amid criticism from CEOs for remarks on Charlottesville protest.

Business

Cabinet Members: Don’t Quit on Trump

Defend America from an indefensible leader.<p>The exodus of chief executive officers from two of President Donald Trump’s advisory councils led him to disband the panels Wednesday. That’s no great loss: The councils mostly served political rather than policy purposes. But for those who serve in the …

Donald Trump

Trump abruptly ends manufacturing council after CEOs disband strategy and policy forum

After an exodus of CEOs from the President's Manufacturing Council and business leaders' abrupt decision to dissolve the Strategic and Policy …

Donald Trump

Why CEOs Must Not Steer Clear of Social Media

Instead of steering clear, embrace social media. Here's why<p>This week, Wall Street Journal columnist Bruce Nolop published an article entitled Why CEOs Should Steer Clear of Social Media. In the article, Nolop argues that CEOs of companies large and small should avoid social media for 5 key …

Social Media Marketing

Trump disbands business councils after CEOs exit in protest | Reuters

This story has not been edited by Firstpost staff and is generated by auto-feed.<p>Published Date: Aug 16, 2017 11:47 pm | Updated Date: Aug 16, 2017 …

C-suite Leadership

Summers Hopes More CEOs Will Back Away From Trump

Former U.S. Treasury Secretary Lawrence Summers discusses his call for chief executive officers to resign from President Donald Trump's advisory …

Business

Trump's Council of CEOs Disbands Following Remarks

President Trump’s main council of top corporate leaders appeared on the verge of disbanding, “following controversial remarks from Mr. Trump on …

Politics

The president continues losing friends

By Elaine KamarckThe focus of last week’s news was how many Republican Senators seemed to be in open defiance of their president. This week’s story …

Kenneth Frazier

Trump-era shift: CEOs find a voice for moral outrage

Corporate America started the year ready to engage with a controversial but business-minded president. This week CEOs have risen in chorus to …

JP Morgan Chase

What CEOs Can Suffer

President Donald Trump waits with Secretary of Transportation Elaine Chao and CEOs during a meeting at the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on …

Donald Trump

American CEOs dump Trump after Charlottesville defense

Josh Hafner, USA TODAY<p>Apparently defending allies of white supremacists is bad for business?<p>After President Trump claimed that "very fine" people sided with neo-Nazis amid Charlottesville's deadly clash, the CEOs who once pledged to help continued jumping ship. Campbell Soup and 3M CEOs quit …

Kim Jong-un

Government Urges Closer Collaboration With Clergy

[New Times] The government has called for improved collaboration with religious leaders in bettering the lives of people.

Rwanda

Trump Cuts Advisory Panels as CEOs Quit

President Trump dissolved two of his business advisory councils. It came as more CEOs resigned after the president blamed both Neo-Nazis and counter …

Business

The Swift, Embarrassing Death of Trump's Business Councils

A president who billed himself as a champion of business finds himself with fewer and fewer top corporate allies.<p>Corporate CEOs have begun frantically distancing themselves from President Donald Trump in the wake of a second round of incendiary remarks in which he unequivocally defended neo-Nazi …

Donald Trump

7 Myths You Probably Believe About Your CEO

The top job might not be as great (or as horrible) as you think.<p>Arrogant, removed, pampered, and driven, we’ve all read the headlines about CEOs who behave badly. But are a few bad apples spoiling the reputation for the rest of the leaders? We talked to several CEOs who shared the biggest myths …

Leadership

Trump and the CEOs

An old line in politics is that the Fortune 500 never elected anyone, and that’s truer of Donald Trump than of any recent President. But this week’s CEO resignations from Mr. Trump’s manufacturing advisory council should still concern the President because they are a symbol of his eroding support …

Opinion

Get ready for more CEOs to break ties with Trump

In the wake of this weekend’s deadly, racially charged demonstrations in Virginia, more top business leaders have cut formal ties with President Trump. If you’re keeping track, executives from Merck, Under Armour, and Intel have all announced they would stop advising the president because of …

White Supremacists

After Charlottesville, Business Leaders Are Dumping the Trump Administration

Over the weekend, white supremacists gathered in Charlottesville for a rally that left one person dead and others severely injured. President Trump’s …

Johnson & Johnson