Most of the gains from the record economy went to those at the top, while everyone else saw much smaller gains – if any – in income and wealth.
While Trump may be an extreme example, much of the conduct Cohen highlighted reflects attitudes and actions commonplace among public companies.
Research shows that job interviews are a seriously flawed way of finding out how a potential employee might perform in the future.
The government may find it hard to distance itself from companies that engage in questionable practices abroad.
Paying these CEOs more when oil prices rise means they’re rewarded for having good luck.
It’s easy to be cynical about charity drives like the Vinnies CEO Sleepout. Are they just PR stunts or can they make a difference beyond fundraising? Our study shows they can, and they do.
Despite a growing list of reasons why business leaders might oppose the president or his policies, more than two-thirds have remained steadfastly neutral.
Positive emotions, such as passion, have an established foothold in airport books on great leadership and executive coaching seminars. However, overemphasising “positive” emotions can be problematic.
Workers will soon get to see just how fat the fat cats have become.
CEOs used to stay steadfastly neutral on divisive social and political issues. Those days are over, meaning today’s chief executive increasingly resembles Che Guevera.
Humble CEOs may be the new prize, but they are in short supply and face distinctive challenges.
Compensating executives with stock options doesn’t necessarily lead to more risk taking and higher dividend payouts.
When rowdy shareholders start battering at the door, CEOs should take a leaf from their playbook.
The CEO gets out as investor power triumphs.
Ethical scandals at Uber and Fox have focused attention on the leaders of the organizations, but the problems of a toxic culture often embed deep within an organization.
Tech firm CEOs keep control by holding investors at arm’s length. It is damaging corporate governance.
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But standards of service are so low across the US airline industry that United may well get away with it.
The continued presence of homophobic attitudes in society and the workplace has been eroding the productivity and profitability of Australian businesses.
The leadership crisis experienced at the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa reveals deep seated corporate governance failures in the management of the country’s state owned enterprises.