How Do You Move On When You've Picked The Wrong CEO Candidate?

Seeing the need for a new CEO, a client went about it the right way and began developing a thoughtful, strategic succession process. The company began grooming two or three in-house candidates, eventually...

June 30, 2015

Untimely Death of the American Express President - Paul Winum Comments to the WSJ

The president of American Express, who was viewed as a likely successor to Chief Executive Kenneth Chenault, collapsed and died on the way home from a business trip a few weeks ago. His death sent shock waves...

June 18, 2015

Breaking Up Is Hard to Do

Should your company split the roles of CEO and Chairman? The answer is yes—except when it’s no. Not the advice you anticipated, right? That’s because this isn’t a black-and-white issue.


May 26, 2015