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  • Political trends impacting business in 2020 and beyond
    by Marc Emmer on December 11, 2019 at 5:30 pm

    Editor’s note: In our annual review of forces facing U.S. businesses, we provide an update on political trends. We have made every effort to present a balanced, non-partisan report of current events. This post is divided into two sections: U.S.... The post Political trends impacting business in 2020 and beyond appeared first on Vistage Research Center.

  • 4 ways to use KPIs to gauge the health of your business
    by Joe Galvin on December 10, 2019 at 4:45 pm

    Conventional wisdom tells us that tracking key performance indicators (KPIs) is the best way to gauge the health of a business – and, in many ways, that’s true. KPIs can help a CEO know whether their company is performing well,... The post 4 ways to use KPIs to gauge the health of your business appeared first on Vistage Research Center.

  • Economic trends impacting business in 2020 and beyond
    by Marc Emmer on December 9, 2019 at 4:45 pm

    Editor’s note: This article is part of a series on external trends impacting small and midsize businesses in 2020. In Part 4, we study the economy in three main sections: the U.S. Economy, Global Outlook and Key Industries.   The... The post Economic trends impacting business in 2020 and beyond appeared first on Vistage Research Center.

  • 1/24 webinar: Creating a Culture with Intention
    by Joe Galvin on December 5, 2019 at 8:42 pm

    Culture in an organization develops naturally, but ideally it is created and curated intentionally from the top down. As a CEO, you need to actively and consciously create the culture that you want through your words and actions as well... The post 1/24 webinar: Creating a Culture with Intention appeared first on Vistage Research Center.

  • Cyberattack: 5 ways to protect your company
    by Joe Galvin on December 4, 2019 at 4:20 pm

    Technology offers plenty of business benefits, from driving productivity to transforming operations to optimizing workflows. But it also has a downside: It opens up companies to cyberattacks — a threat that, in most cases, companies are not equipped to handle.... The post Cyberattack: 5 ways to protect your company appeared first on Vistage Research Center.

  • 3 do’s and don’ts of effective CEOs
    by Sam Reese on December 3, 2019 at 4:26 pm

    What makes an effective CEO? During every cross country race in college, no matter how far ahead I got, my running coach would shout: “Don’t be content!” I would get frustrated with him. After a race, I once asked him... The post 3 do’s and don’ts of effective CEOs appeared first on Vistage Research Center.