The chief executive role is a tough one to fill. From 2000 to 2013, about a quarter of the CEO departures in the Fortune 500 were involuntary, according to the Conference Board.
In the fall of 2014, the hedge fund activist and Allergan shareholder Bill Ackman became increasingly frustrated with Allergan’s board of directors.
Entrepreneurs have become the new heroes of the business world. In the same way that Robert McNamara and his fellow Ford Motor Company “Whiz Kids” elevated general managers to star status, figures like Mark Zuckerberg
All CEOs will inevitably leave office, yet research has long shown that most organizations are ill-prepared to replace them.
At a global financial services firm we worked with, a longtime customer accidentally submitted the same application file to two offices.
Continuiamo le interviste di B&P nel 2016 assieme al professor Franco Combi. Nato a Candia Lomellina nel 1950, laureato…
Assieme al dottor Alberto Nobis, Amministratore Delegato di DHL Express Italy, iniziamo l’iter di interviste del 2016.
Today’s teams are different from the teams of the past: They’re far more diverse, dispersed, digital, and dynamic (with frequent changes in membership). But while teams face new hurdles, their success still hinges on a core
Every manager makes tough calls—it comes with the job. And the toughest calls come in the gray areas—situations where you and your team have worked hard to gather the facts.
In September 2015 Volkswagen was found to have intentionally set controls on its diesel engines to misrepresent their emissions levels. Some 11 million cars worldwide had the “defeat” program installed.