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Why Your Team’s Not Working: How CEOs Can Foster World-Class Leadership Teams

May 2019
Seven questions CEOs can ask to determine what’s working — and what’s not — on their teams.

C-suite Perspectives

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CHRO 2025

How CHROs in EMEA see the future of the HR function in the context of business disruption, the growing importance of data, and the changing priorities in the workplace.
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The CPG CEO of The Future

Spencer Stuart interviewed 16 global leaders to understand the challenges they face, the changes they’ve made and their projections for what it will take to be a world-class CPG leader by the year 2025.
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The Quest for Growth

Understanding what drives real, sustainable business growth is an urgent matter for companies today. CMOs around the world describe practices that have worked for them.

Digital Transformation

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The Future of Restaurant Leadership

Digital transformation has revolutionized the restaurant industry, and more changes are coming. How will future leaders adapt to this new world?
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The Digital Dilemma

How should boards keep pace with technology trends? Hiring a ‘digital director’ is not the only answer.

Diversity and Inclusion

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Women Leaders: How We Got Here

From sponsorship to P&L opportunities, C-level women share the factors that contributed to their success.

Leadership Development and Succession

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The Road to Strategic Board Succession

Approaches to board succession planning fall along a spectrum from highly reactive to strategic. How can boards move up the continuum to be more strategic?
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Prioritizing Experience

Our research shows no discernable link between CEO experience and shareholder returns. We share other criteria that may provide a fuller picture of potential performance.

Leadership Topics

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