Tag Archives: C-suite

Leadership Study Reveals Insights for Building Credibility and Presence

Business executives ranked highest as leaders and communicators in a recent survey by global communications firm Ketchum. Participants in the 12-country survey said this group was more effective than non-profit leaders, politicians and religious leaders. Yet, despite an improvement from … Continue reading

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New Study Shows PR in Transition from Old School to New School

Whether it’s more focus on measurement or a broadening of the functions included in PR and Communications departments, the practice of public relations continues to evolve. Since 2002, the USC Annenberg Strategic Communication and Public Relations Center has tracked that … Continue reading

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How to Really Celebrate Employee Appreciation Day

Today, the first Friday in March, we honor the contributions of employees to business success. Established by Recognition Professionals International in 1995, Employee Appreciation Day gives employers a chance to recognize and reward staffers who bring their loyalty, commitment and … Continue reading

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Can Internal Social Media Power Your Organization to Better Results?

Do you factor workplace access to social media into your career decisions? A number of young professionals do. Cisco’s second annual Connected World Technology Report surveyed college students and workers under 30 in 14 countries. Reflecting their status as digital … Continue reading

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Does Your Child’s Name Predict Leadership Success?

BabyCenter, a parenting website, just announced the most popular baby names of 2011. Almost immediately, I recalled a story released by LinkedIn earlier this year highlighting the most common names for CEOs. For fun, I thought I’d take a look … Continue reading

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Soft Landing: Business Schools Focus on Leadership

Will developing your creativity and personal leadership skills propel you to the C-suite? It might well do that but, at a minimum, leadership development could serve as a solid differentiator as you build your personal brand. Business schools are increasingly … Continue reading

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