Tag: Top CEOs

More Than Just a Fad: Why Great Leadership Is Always In Style at Nordstrom

It’s not easy to be in retail these days. An increasing preference for online purchases over in-person shopping, high-quality goods over mass-produced products and a custom-tailored experience over an impersonal one have required many brands to rethink their strategy completely, many of them shuttering hundreds of brick-and-mortar stores in the […]

The Best Job Search Advice from Top CEOs at GM, 23andMe, Hilton & More

There’s no doubt about it: the job search is tough. You have to spend time and energy revamping your resume, writing cover letters and practicing for interviews, and even then, you’re not guaranteed a position. The good news, though, is that you get a little bit savvier at every step. […]

The Head, Heart & Gut: Kaiser Permanente CEO on What Makes An Applicant Truly Stand O…

When it comes to hiring, it’s no surprise that Kaiser Permanente chairman and CEO Bernard J. Tyson relies on an anatomy analogy to convey what’s most important.  “When I meet with our senior-level candidates, I ask them to share their story, their career journey and what they are passionate about […]

Inspire Trust, Deliver Impact & Seek Growth: What KPMG’s CEO Looks for in Job Appli…

In decades past, all that was needed to earn a coveted job was a diploma and a sharp resume. However, in today’s job market hiring managers are digging deeper for candidates who are a culture add and whose values align with those of the company.  For KPMG CEO Lynne Doughtie, […]

“There’s a Higher Purpose to What We Do”: Boston Scientific CEO on Bringing Passion …

Boston Scientific CEO Michael F. Mahoney always knew he was destined to enter the healthcare field. “I was inspired by my grandpa who was a pediatric cardiac surgeon. I grew up admiring how he helped so many children,” Mahoney shared. “I remember sneaking into his library when I was a […]

Rise & Grind: How Zoom CEO Eric Yuan Outworked The Competition to Become #1

We do not spend that much time on which company [you] worked with before or where you say you graduated from. We really focus on self-motivation and self-learning.In the age of AI, “working smarter, not harder,” and the 4-hour work week, Eric S. Yuan is an outlier. Instead of developing […]

Glassdoor’s Top CEOs for 2018 Announced; Zoom CEO Eric S. Yuan Earns #1 Spot

Back-to-back meetings, late-night phone calls, tough decisions… the life of a CEO is demanding, but most of them wouldn’t have it any other way. After all, it’s not just about hard work — it’s about investing in a company you believe in, inspiring employees to reach their full potential and […]