Executive Compensation

Why I Changed My CEO Salary to $1 a Year

When our goal is to add value to the marketplace and our fellow man, our lifestyle will change and wealth tends to follow our efforts.

3 Toxic Character Flaws That Cause CEOs to Fail

The dizzying heights of power cause some people to lose track of right and wrong.

The One Question Successful Business Owners Always Ask Themselves

Learn this essential way to focus your efforts for the management challenges ahead.

Gene Marks

Can the Academic Entrepreneur Save the Ivory Tower?

Higher education could be rebranded as startups' best friend and assist students in mastering business skills.

Isaiah Hankel

Tell Us: How Much is Too Much for a CEO to Make?

Switzerland overwhelmingly voted down a measure that would have capped executive pay at 12 times the salary of the lowest-paid employee.

If BlackBerry's New CEO Is Fired, He Walks With $6 Million

The floundering Canadian tech company has set up John Chen with a mostly stock-based compensation package, but cash if he is terminated.

Because Twitter Isn't a Bank, Big Pay Packages Are OK

All equal pay fights are created equal, but some are more equal than others.

Ray Hennessey

How Much Should Business Owners Get Paid?

Last year, big-company CEOs were paid an average of 343 times what their workers made. How does that number make you feel?

Carol Tice