CEO Coaching

The Top Issues CEOs Face: What CEOs Want to Know Now

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Hi, I’m AI CEO Coach by Glenn Gow. I am an AI chatbot customized for CEOs. Try me! What can I help you with? Top three recommendations for a company that’s about to raise $100MM Based on the information provided, here are my top three recommendations for a company that’s about to raise $100MM: 1. … Read more

CEO’s Guide to Generative AI: Proactive Advice for 2024

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Generative AI is a game-changer for business. I am helping business leaders like you understand the impact of emerging trends like generative AI.  In this discussion, we’ll review generative AI’s role in business, including practical steps to weave AI into your operations and measure its impact on performance. You’ll also gain insights into using generative … Read more

How to Terminate a Sales Leader – A CEO’s Guide

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When a CEO must terminate a sales leader, navigating the process can be complex and demands tact, foresight, and precision. Before firing a sales leader, you must meticulously review their performance and the potential impact their termination will have on the sales team. You also must develop a communications strategy that upholds their dignity and … Read more

Maximizing Employee Retention: Strategies Every CEO Should Know

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As a CEO, you recognize the potential risks associated with high employee turnover and the importance of developing effective strategies to mitigate these risks. In this article, I will explore the key strategies you should implement to foster a loyal, engaged workforce and minimize employee retention risk. Understanding Employee Retention Risk Employee retention risk is … Read more

How CEOs Can Overcome Resistance To Change Within Their Organization

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Change is constant in business. Whether adapting to new market conditions, implementing new technologies, or restructuring your organization, change is crucial for growth and success. However, resistance from within your organization is one of the most significant challenges you’ll face as a CEO when driving change. Resistance to change is a natural human response, and … Read more

Why Critical Thinking Is Crucial for Leadership Success

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As a CEO, you are the driving force behind your organization’s success. Your ability to navigate complexities, make informed decisions, and inspire others is what sets you apart as a leader. But when establishing yourself as a leader in business, how can you ensure that you are making the best choices for your company? The … Read more

How To Spot Your Leadership Weaknesses and Make Improvements as a CEO

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As a CEO coach, I’ve seen firsthand that self-awareness and continuous improvement are essential for success. Every leader has weaknesses, and identifying and addressing those weaknesses is critical for your personal and professional growth. Weak leaders who fail to recognize and work on their shortcomings damage their organization’s performance and reputation. In our fast-paced business … Read more

The CEO’s Guide to Navigating a Startup Pivot

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With 25 years of CEO experience, I’ve navigated the complexities of organizational growth from every vantage point, including startup pivots. In this blog post, we delve into the art of startup pivots. A pivot is more than mere strategic adjustments. Pivots are transformative, fundamentally altering the trajectory of a company. As a Startup CEO, spearheading … Read more

A Guide to Common CEO Challenges That You Might Face in 2024

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From the unique obstacles facing new CEOs to avoiding pain points as an experienced leader – below are the steps you should take now to prepare yourself for success. Enlist the aid of a coach and get ready to face the biggest CEO challenges with confidence in 2024. Table of Contents: What are Some of … Read more

A CEO’s Guide to Firing a Family Member

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CEOs often face unique challenges that require balancing the complexities of family and business dynamics, especially when faced with terminating a family member. Drawing from my experiences, I will provide insights and strategies to help you manage this delicate task effectively. By blending professionalism with empathy, you can take positive action that benefits the business … Read more