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  • The 3 business decisions to focus on now
    by Joe Galvin on April 16, 2019 at 10:59 pm

    For CEOs, success in any given year can seem to hinge on only a few key decisions. But in periods of economic uncertainty — when risks are higher and resources are lower — one key decision takes on increased significance: what to prioritize in the first place. Recent research conducted by Vistage captured the top ... The post The 3 business decisions to focus on now appeared first on Vistage Research Center. […]

  • 5 leadership lessons from FDR that inspire reinvention during times of change
    by Greg Bustin on April 16, 2019 at 4:13 pm

    “The country needs — and, unless I mistake its temper — the country demands bold, persistent experimentation. It is common sense to take a method and try it: If it fails, admit it frankly and try another. But above all, try something.” —FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT When the U.S. stock market crashed on October 29, 1929, ... The post 5 leadership lessons from FDR that inspire reinvention during times of change appeared first on Vistage Research Center. […]

  • 3 HR best practices to limit workplace conflict
    by Stacey Dennis on April 16, 2019 at 12:18 am

     For a more tips on how to avoid common HR mistakes, watch Stacey Dennis’ webinar on-demand. While a degree of conflict in the workplace is inevitable – and can be healthy in certain circumstances – it should never halt productivity in your business. There are many ways that you, as a leader, can cultivate ... The post 3 HR best practices to limit workplace conflict appeared first on Vistage Research Center. […]

  • When is it OK to bring your personal life to work?
    by Vistage Staff on April 15, 2019 at 5:31 pm

    Work is work and home is home. Or so we’re told. From school onward, we’re taught it’s ‘business, nothing personal.’ To keep things professional and never take your personal life to the office. These idioms may be spouted as gospel by managers and business coaches around the world. But they are, of course, impossible. Whether ... The post When is it OK to bring your personal life to work? appeared first on Vistage Research Center. […]

  • National Small Business Week: The 5 must-read stories of 2019
    by Vistage Staff on April 15, 2019 at 5:14 pm

    May 5-11 is National Small Business Week, but the US economic forces that affect small businesses are on the minds of owners and executives throughout the year. Here are 5 of our most timely and actionable stories from Vistage experts to help you make better decisions to grow your business in 2019. 3 takeaways from ... The post National Small Business Week: The 5 must-read stories of 2019 appeared first on Vistage Research Center. […]

  • 7 things that CEOs are doing with their tax savings
    by Anne Petrik on April 12, 2019 at 9:31 pm

    In late 2017, CEO confidence in the economy surged to a decade peak. The Q4 2017 Vistage CEO Confidence Index survey found that CEOs’ plans for investments were robust and expectations for profitability were very high. These projections were likely driven by the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, which many experts believed would lead to ... The post 7 things that CEOs are doing with their tax savings appeared first on Vistage Research Center. […]