Wednesday, December 28, 2016

What’s the Best Path to the C-Suite?

For many, the job of the CEO looks like hard work.  On the surface, observers see high responsibility, long hours and the weight of the company on the shoulders of a CEO.  When you peel off the layers and look closer, you see the keys to move up the corporate ladder have more to do with

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Here’s Why Most Don’t Make It to the C-Suite

The path to the C-Suite is not for everyone.  That is where people with titles like CEO, CFO, COO, CIO, etc. work and serve as the leadership team in an organization. For those who make it, it can represent the quintessential career path of success.  To get there, it may require one to be well educated, business savvy, a sound decision maker, a leader, intelligent and much more.  From the outside, it may appear the requirements above are replaced by corporate politics.  Even though politics may play a role, the C-Level executive of the 21st Century will have to meet demands that may not have