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The CEO's role with the Board

The CEO's role with the Board

Evan Davies, Chief Executive - VIC, QLD & NZ

The Chief Executive Officer communicates on behalf of the company to shareholders, employees, Government authorities, other stakeholders and the...

The New Customers

The new customers

Evan Davies, Chief Executive - QLD, VIC & NZ

In a recent CEO Institute Syndicate meeting, a guest speaker spoke of the need to understand the needs and wants of the 'entrepreneurial consumer' to...

The role of the CEO is changing

The role of the CEO is changing

Evan Davies, Chief Executive - QLD, VIC, NZ

The business world is changing. Employees are changing. Consumers are changing. Business models are becoming obsolete.

Culture eats strategy for breakfast

Culture eats strategy for breakfast

Evan Davies, Chief Executive - QLD

Is culture your most valuable competitive asset? A strong company culture can help you differentiate your brand, attract and retain loyal employees,...

Restructuring? Again?

Restructuring? Again?

Evan Davies, Chief Executive - QLD

Some of us embrace change. But many of us don't. What can help us through change is a better understanding of 'why'. What are the key indicators that...

Tell-tale signs your business is in danger of disruption

Tell-tale signs your business is in danger of disruption

Evan Davies, Chief Executive - QLD

There is only one certainty in predicting the future: the world will look different in 12 months' time. For some businesses, change will be the...

Have you stopped making bets?

Have you stopped making bets?

Evan Davies, Chief Executive - QLD

Unlike a gambler in a casino, in order to stay relevant and alive, businesses cannot afford to stop making bets. Does your enterprise continually...

Boss versus leader

Boss Versus Leader - There Are Differences

Evan Davies, Chief Executive - QLD, VIC & NZ

A leader can be a boss, but not every boss is a leader. In aspiring to climb to higher levels in business, many people make the mistake of dreaming...

Success and Succession

Evan Davies, Chief Executive - QLD, VIC & NZ

Succession planning is not just about the CEO. It should be an integral part of preparing for the company's future. Every key position and key person...

Building Business Partnerships

Building Business Partnerships

Evan Davies, Chief Executive - QLD, VIC & NZ

There is plenty of evidence that meaningful partnerships and alliances are good for business. Knowing how to join forces with another business can be...

Has Competitive Advantage lost relevance?

Has Competitive Advantage lost relevance?

Evan Davies, Chief Executive - QLD, VIC, NZ

With today's competitive environment in perpetual motion, strategy needs to be moving just as fast as the business itself. More executives are...

3 reasons why referral marketing is so important

3 reasons why referral marketing is so important

Evan Davies, Chief Executive - QLD, VIC, NZ

A personal referral to a business prospect is far more likely to turn into revenue than other prospect sources. Why is this?

Dynamic or dinasouric?

Dynamic or dinasouric?

Evan Davies, Chief Executive - QLD, VIC, NZ

As companies compete for market dominance, those who cannot maintain improvement and continually evolve to better meet the needs of their customers...

3 essential qualities of a successful CEO

Evan Davies, Chief Executive - QLD, VIC, NZ

It doesn't matter how much a CEO looks the part, or how smart they are, they won't be an effective leader if they cannot demonstrate the "3C's".

Reap the benefits of financial year end planning

Evan Davies, Chief Executive - QLD, VIC, NZ

The countdown to 30 June has begun. The end of the financial year is a good time to review your business. It provides an opportunity to rule off the...

How to grow your organisation

Evan Davies

Growth is a key consideration for many CEOs, and is a topic commonly discussed between our members. Marketing strategy is one key component that...

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Managing a partnership breakdown

Managing a partnership breakdown

Leon Gettler

Managing a partnership breakdown is a...

Identifying the best candidate

Identifying the best candidate

Leon Gettler

Skilled CEOs know the processes they...

Running your business lean and green

Running your business lean and green

Leon Gettler

Many CEOs are starting to see that going...

Building a brand

Building a brand

Leon Gettler

The CEO is responsible for building the...

How to become a leader that people want to follow

Leon Gettler

What makes a great leader? Good leaders...