Category: Career Management

Outlook for the Chief Diversity Officer Role

What You Need to Know Right Now to Level Up as a CDO The good news for those looking to enter or level up in the Chief Diversity Officer (CDO) role is that it is a growing role. The not-as-good

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Outlook for the Chief Product Officer Role

What You Need to Know Right Now to Level Up as a CPO The relatively new Chief Product Officer (CPO) role has been entering the C-Suite in significant numbers and is often the result of company growth. Google, CNN, Uber,

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Outlook for the Chief Procurement Officer Role

What You Need to Know Right Now to Level Up as a CPO The Chief Procurement Officer (CPO) role has broadened in the face of digitalization. The CPO role has morphed beyond a cost-cutting function to one that seeks new, strategic

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Outlook for the Chief Creative Officer Role

What You Need to Know Right Now to Level Up The watchword for the Chief Creative Officer role is “change.” Headlines of articles about the role often refer to “evolution,” a “murky future,” and a function redefined by digital transformation. Some

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Outlook for the Chief Operations Officer Role

What You Need to Know Right Now to Level Up as a COO Google search results for “COO trends” include the 2011 Harvard Business Review article, “The Rise of the COO,” immediately followed by the Forbes 2015 article, “The Decline

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Outlook for the Chief Communications Officer Role

What You Need to Know Right Now to Level Up as a CCO Chief Communications Officer (CCO), a relative newcomer to the C-Suite, is often characterized as a more contemporary name for Public Relations Officer. But since, arguably, corporate communications has

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Outlook for the General Counsel Role

What You Need to Know Right Now to Level Up as a General Counsel A General Counsel (GC) serves as a company’s main attorney and primary source of legal advice. Today’s General Counsel role has its roots in what Ben

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Outlook for the Chief Sustainability Officer Role

What You Need to Know Right Now to Level Up as a Chief Sustainability Officer The Chief Sustainability Officer role emerged, as writer Gael O’Brien notes, in the last 20 years “as it became clear that companies were expected to

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Outlook for the CRO Role

What You Need to Know Right Now to Level Up as a Chief Revenue Officer Chief Revenue Officer is one of the newest C-Suite roles, with articles first appearing about the role around 2012. CRO has its roots in Silicon

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Outlook for the CHRO Role

What You Need to Know Right Now to Level Up as a Chief Human Resources Officer The perceived skills gap, the rise of human-resources technology, and the fierce competition to hire and retain the best talent are among the reasons

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