STRATEGY AND EXECUTION IN
AN EVOLVING ENVIRONMENT
A snapshot of global influences on business and the economy—and a look at
how executives feel about their own worlds.
HIGHEST-PAID FEMALE CEOS IN MILLIONS
TOO EXPENSIVE TO GET WRONG$1.8 BILLION
The average amount that firing a CEO costs a shareholder in value
OUTSIZED TECHNOLOGY SHARE
The U.S. advanced industry sector, which includes jobs in technology R&D; and STEM (science, technology, engineering and math)...
LOOKING FOR A RAISE5.8%
STORIES FROM INSIGNIAM'S
In 2014, Insigniam asked nearly 200 global executives from multiple diverse industries about their concerns, priorities and outlook for 2015. Here's what they had to say about execution.
WHAT KEEPS EXECUTIVES AWAKE AT NIGHT?
WHAT IS CRITICAL TO SUCCESS IN A MAJOR CHANGE INITIATIVE?
Collaboration and trust
say poor performance and execution prevented successful deployment of change initiatives
agree that efficiency and execution are critical to success
MANAGERS SAY CONFLICTS DURING
EXECUTION ARE ...
Resolved after a significant delay: 38% of the time
Resolved quickly but poorly: 14% of the time
Left to fester: 12% of the time