J.C. Penney and Strategy

Share this article: When I am preparing CFOs who want to move into the CEO position, one of the essential topics I educate them on is strategy – choosing the strategy, executing the strategy, and measuring the strategy. This recent NPR story about retailer J.C. Penney...

Lesson from M&Ms

Share this article: M&M candies are universally loved and enjoyed. Years ago, their catchphrase was “Melts in your mouth, not in your hands.” The protective shell insured that the inner chocolate would not soften in the warmth of your hands. Enterprise Risk...