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How CEOs Can Scale a Company for Growth

How CEOs Can Scale a Company For Growth

Today we are going to talk about how to scale a company for growth. There are three main considerations for the CEO in thinking about how to scale a company. They are people, processes, and systems. I’ll tell you right off the bat that most CEOs I talk to don’t even like to talk about … Read more

6 Ways to Effectively Manage Your Team As the CEO

6 Ways to Effectively Manage Your Team as the CEO

Hire the Right People for Your Management Team and Develop Their Skill Sets How do you manage your team as the CEO of your company? First and foremost is talent acquisition. Secondly is talent development. What I mean by this is you want to hire people that you want to keep within the organization. And … Read more

AI Governance for Boards: Insights From the World Economic Forum

Article Originally Written for Directors&Boards  Agility and a Multistakeholder Approach are Essential for Success. Artificial intelligence (AI) is advancing faster than our ability to govern it. Because AI presents unique risks, “normal” governance no longer applies, and boards will need to incorporate a different governance framework for AI. Findings from the work of The Global … Read more

The 5 Most Effective Ways to Motivate Employees

5 Most Effective Ways to Motivate Employees

Motivation Through Compensation The first way to motivate employees is through compensation. Some would argue that compensation is not the most important element in motivating employees. And in rare exceptions, I agree.  Compensation is incredibly important in drawing employees in to join your company, but after they join, it becomes less important. However, let’s talk … Read more

How to Manage Your Board of Directors as the CEO of a Company

How to Manage a Board of Directors as the CEO

Dynamics Between a Board of Directors and a CEO Today, I’m going to talk about how to manage your board for CEOs. The dynamic between a CEO and the board is very interesting. Whether you’re in a private company or a public company, the CEO is beholden to the board. The board can hire and … Read more

AI Regulation is Coming to the EU. Here are Five Ways To Prepare

The European Union (EU) has established itself as the leader in regulating issues impacting EU companies and citizens. EU was the first to introduce the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) to address data privacy issues. It is now adopting a similar approach for AI regulation which will impact most, if not all businesses. Now the … Read more

The Top Five AI Trends in 2021: How to Prepare For AI Success

Top 5 AI Trends in 2021 - Artificial Intelligence Graphic

The strategic importance of AI is growing at an accelerating pace. Many companies are reaping the rewards of AI now and will increase their investments as a result. Every board member and every senior executive must understand the key trends in AI that will impact their businesses. Top 5 AI Trends 1. Increasing investments 2. Rapid response … Read more

Covid Has Changed How We Work. Are More Jobs at Risk from AI Implementation?

The Covid-19 pandemic has altered the traditional work models for both employers and employees resulting in a hybrid work environment. This has been achieved by more and better automation and AI-based initiatives. Employers have recognized the opportunity to automate many jobs to a large degree to allowing them to work with a part-time or hybrid … Read more

The Importance of the CEO’s Vision for a Company

The Importance of Vision for CEOs

It’s the CEO’s responsibility to create a vision for a company. And the reason it’s important is that it’s a motivating factor for employees. For the current employees and for potential future employees.