Posts Tagged C-Suite



As a mentoring relationship comes to an end, I will often interview the mentor about what they learned during the relationship. “I need a mentor, too,” is the most popular refrain during these conversations. 

Even the most senior-level employee is often surprised at their own realization about how much they would benefit from mentoring. But it’s indeed true that mentoring is for everyone.

March 4, 2020
Last month, a study on gender and leadership conducted jointly by LeanIn.Org and McKinsey & Co. was published.  Accordingly to the study, women account for only 19 percent of the C-suite executives (based on responses from 132 companies).
October 18, 2016


On February 11, @SHRMnextchat chatted with Joey Price (@JVPsaid) about Defining HR's Value Proposition.

In case you missed it, here are all the great tips and advice from HR pros around the world:



February 11, 2015


Partnering with IT, getting free trials from vendors can be effective as well

When human resource leaders approach C-suite executives with requests to fund new HR technologies, they can feel a little like a teenager asking a date’s parents for permission to stay out past midnight.  

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January 29, 2015

Median pay for chief executive officers at the largest American companies increased from $9.3 million in 2012 to $10.1 million in 2013, largely due to a vigorous U.S. stock market, according to consultancy Equilar Inc.’s 2014 CEO Pay Strategies Report. However, stock options are making up less of senior leaders’ total compensation, researchers found.

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August 12, 2014

In the past year I have encountered thousands of HR professionals. From being a fellow attendee at a conference, to leading and planning a conference with over 500 HR professionals as attendees to speaking to placing HR professionals, I literally talk to fellow HR pro’s every day.

August 6, 2014

In July, Harvard Business Review featured a blog post by Ram Charan titled, It's Time to Split HR.  SHRM CEO, Hank Jackson, responded to the post with the following comment:  

Dear Mr. Charan,

I have read several of your books and have been impressed with your analysis of the drivers of board and business success as it relates to human resources.

August 5, 2014

Best performers emphasize stock options, targeted performance measures.

High-performing companies design their executive compensation programs differently from many other organizations, according to a new study by consultancy Towers Watson.

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August 4, 2014

C-level relationships matter most, while digital marketing skills add value.

Chief marketers who report directly to CEOs are likely to earn more than their peers, according to a new study by the 7,000-member Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) Council. Additionally, good peer relationships provide an advantage as the most highly paid CMOs have forged close partnerships with chief financial officers and chief information officers.

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July 29, 2014

A growing number of Latin American executives say that gender diversity is a top agenda item at their companies. However, Latin American women are still greatly underrepresented in the C-suite within the region, according to global management consulting firm McKinsey & Company.

Conducted in February 2013, McKinsey’s survey received responses from 547 executives (354 men and 193 women) in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico and Peru.

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October 29, 2013