What CEOs Want

Share this article: I have researched, advised, and interviewed CEOs for over 30 years. I can summarize what the CEO wants from you and offer suggestions about what to do with this insight. CEOs want their accountant to speak their language. Therefore, ask yourself:...

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...