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Issue 79, Summer 2015

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In this issue

The Decline of the COO, Frances Hesselbein’s Merit Badge in Leadership, Mark Bertolini’s Preventive Disruption, and More
  • Strategy & Leadership

    The Decline of the COO

    by Gary L. Neilson
    Is it time to add chief operating officers to the list of endangered species?
  • Global Perspective

    CEMEX’s Strategic Mix

    by Thomas A. Stewart
    An s+b Roundtable: This Mexican cement company redefined itself as a global solutions provider with the critical capabilities to match. See also “The Foundation of CEMEX’s Success — In Pictures.”
  • Thought Leaders

    Mark Bertolini’s Preventive Disruption

    by Jon R. Katzenbach, Gretchen Anderson, and Art Kleiner
    For Aetna’s CEO, the lauded move to raise employee wages is just part of a broader strategy to adapt to changes in healthcare.

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