Choosing a College? Beware a Short-Sighted View

D. Michael LindsayThe CACE Roundtable

When I was a high school senior, I focused on finding the best college that would benefit me and my future. It was an individualistic approach, paying attention to the best scholarships offered, how nice the admissions counselor was, and how many complimented me for being accepted to the school. I didn’t really consider or give weight to how my … Read More

Loose Ties Are Abundant, but Risky, at the Top

D. Michael LindsayThe CACE RoundtableLeave a Comment

The decor varies greatly in the offices of the 550 CEOs, government officials, and heads of NGOs interviewed as part of our research on leadership — but hands down, photos are the most popular accessory. There are some shots of families and vacations, but most of the pictures show these senior leaders with prominent people. Playing golf with Jack Nicklaus. … Read More