In the most positive case, what might be achieved between CEO
and COO is the work arrangement that has come to be called "two in a box"--a situation where CEO
and COO co-lead the company.
There is no evidence that physicians as a whole make better CEOs
than our non-physician counterparts.
2) Section 1001 of the Public Company Accounting Reform and Investor Protection Act of 2002, also known as the "Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002," states a "Sense of the Senate Resolution" that CEOs
should sign a corporate tax return.
are accountable for action and results, more so than any other position in the company.
More than half the super CEOS
work at multinationals.
39, Owner, Chairman & CEO
, Continental Basketball Association.
These characteristics are what distinguish the best CEOs
from the rest and separate the companies that achieve vastly superior financial results from the average ones.
Executive compensation experts agree that CEO
pay has skyrocketed in recent years, largely because their compensation packages are linked to their companies' stock gains in a bull market.
Growth company CEOs
continue to plan to add more jobs: 81 percent say they will add employees over the next 12 months, paralleling 80 percent in the March survey.
Mark Templeton, President and CEO
, Citrix Systems, Inc.
, no matter how charismatic, how witty or how brilliant, were not put on Earth to provide entertainment for the rest of us.
By doing just one thing, you can turn the CEO
column from a space-wasting bore into a dynamic communication tool.