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  • 10 business impacts of the coronavirus
    by Marc Emmer on February 19, 2020 at 7:48 pm

    In an age where news has become entertainment, few stories pass the acid test of sustaining a week-long news cycle. The coronavirus, considered less lethal than the bird flu or SARS, has captured our attention in part because of the... The post 10 business impacts of the coronavirus appeared first on Vistage Research Center.

  • 7 common mistakes made by sellers in mergers and acquisitions
    by adams-price on February 18, 2020 at 4:45 pm

    Why do many merger and acquisition deals fail? In my experience, they fail simply because the seller is not prepared for the deep due diligence that investors and buyers perform on their company. M&A transactions are complex processes with a... The post 7 common mistakes made by sellers in mergers and acquisitions appeared first on Vistage Research Center.

  • 3 company culture questions for every CEO
    by Joe Galvin on February 12, 2020 at 10:22 pm

    Culture is a top leadership priority for CEOs. According to the Q3 2019 Vistage CEO Confidence Index, which measures the economic optimism of CEOs of small and midsize businesses, nearly two-thirds (63 percent) of CEOs say they “strongly agree” that... The post 3 company culture questions for every CEO appeared first on Vistage Research Center.

  • CEO case study: Elon Musk’s Twitter mistakes
    by katrina-cravy on February 10, 2020 at 5:05 pm

    When you think of Elon Musk, what is the first word that comes to mind? People on my social media answered this question with words ranging from “revolutionary” to “ridiculous.” The public perception of the billionaire’s personal brand is what... The post CEO case study: Elon Musk’s Twitter mistakes appeared first on Vistage Research Center.

  • 5 self-care habits of successful people
    by Vistage Staff on February 3, 2020 at 5:17 pm

    “Sometimes I wish I had a moment to myself for self-care.” Have you felt that recently? Busy CEOs are pushed to a high stress level and often feel they lack the time they need to get everything done. Leadership demands... The post 5 self-care habits of successful people appeared first on Vistage Research Center.

  • WSJ/Vistage Jan. 2020: Confidence of small businesses rises
    by Anne Petrik on January 30, 2020 at 10:48 pm

    After decelerating for most of 2019, confidence of small business CEOs improved in January, according to analysis of the most recent survey conducted by Vistage in partnership with the Wall Street Journal. The WSJ/Vistage Small Business CEO Confidence Index rose... The post WSJ/Vistage Jan. 2020: Confidence of small businesses rises appeared first on Vistage Research Center.