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Posted by Britney Shirshekar on Sep 11, 2019 7:28:00 AM

Professional Growth Tips For CEOs and COOs

Are you a CEO or COO at a small to medium-sized company? It’s critical that you still look for ways to improve your skills, expand your industry knowledge, and widen your network.

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Posted by Kaplan Executive Search on Aug 27, 2019 2:43:26 PM

Visionaries: Tips for Finding Your Integrator Match

Are you a Visionary (CEO) who is ready to find your second-in-command, Integrator (COO) match?

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Posted by Adam Kaplan on Feb 8, 2019 9:11:01 AM

CEOs: What's Missing to Move Forward [Podcast]

In this episode of Operationally Speaking, Sergiu Simmel of Get Business Momentum interviews our CEO, Adam Kaplan on the topic of the relationship between the CEO and the COO.

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Posted by Adam Kaplan on Sep 18, 2018 8:41:53 AM

Amazon Leadership Principle 2: Employee Ownership

What does it really mean for employees to demonstrate ownership? Taking care of every detail? Stepping up to take blame and correct mistakes?

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Posted by Adam Kaplan on Jul 6, 2017 10:28:35 AM

Vulnerability is Sexy

When was the last time you felt truly vulnerable at work?  Are you a CEO who feels comfortable using the words “I don’t know” with your leadership team members?  Have you shared some of your fears with them?  Have you allowed yourself to be human?

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Posted by Adam Kaplan on May 21, 2017 1:58:06 PM

Bring a Little More Happy Into Your Life

Recently, I watched a documentary called “Happy” on Netflix. First, I really enjoyed it and do recommend it, but I wanted to share some important life lessons highlighted in the documentary.

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Posted by Adam Kaplan on Mar 16, 2017 12:54:00 PM

What is one Meeting you Can't Reschedule?

As Chief Executive Officers, you attend a lot of meetings. Sometimes it can feel as if you attend too many. As a result, some meetings must be rescheduled because of time constraints.

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Posted by Adam Kaplan on Mar 14, 2017 12:57:00 PM

Meet Tom Billingsly, CEO

Tom Billingsly never fashioned himself to be more of an entrepreneur than any other Tom, Dick or Harry. 

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Posted by Adam Kaplan on Jan 25, 2017 10:34:00 AM

More Thoughts on the Seven Roles of the COO

A few months ago, I wrote about The Seven Roles of the COO, a topic that is often poorly understood or underestimated. I was amazed at the level of interest. I received thousands of views, hundreds of likes and a sizable number of shares and comments. There were many COOs who raised their hands, confirming my belief that they tend not to be talked about or recognized and, when someone does focus on them, they get excited and willingly share what they do and why they do it.

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Posted by Kaplan Executive Search on Jan 13, 2017 10:33:00 AM

Do Sellers Think Enough about Buyers?

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Posted by Adam Kaplan on Dec 21, 2015 4:43:30 PM

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