Selected Reading on the CEO Role

“CEO Blues ”

Listen to one High-Growth CEO Forum member’s clever musical take on the angst-side of life of an investor-backed CEO.

Jeffrey Beir: An Insider's Guide to the High-Growth CEO Forum

The CEO's Role in Driving Growth with Innovation

The Ultimate Dilemma: Evolution of Your Role as CEO

An excerpt from “Leading at the Speed of Growth”

The “Compleat” CEO — And How To Become One

Lean what makes the difference between a good CEO and a great CEO

Peer Groups Help CEOs Succeed in Today's High Risk/High Reward Environment

Adapted from Harvard Business Review

The Catlin & Cookman Group's CEO Performance Evaluator™

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Janet Kraus, CEO
& Co-founder, Circles

“I remember when I said in a meeting, ‘I think I can scale now!’ I didn't feel so haphazard and accidental. It was probably at the end of the third planning meeting when we were sharing all of this with the next level down and suddenly I could see all of these 30-35 people getting it and knowing that they had marching orders about what to do to get our company to the next step.”