The CEO Challenge: Top Marketplace and Management Issues 2001
506 CEOs of U.S., European, and Asian companies select the top three "marketplace" and "management" challenges they face in 2001. Survey data show that changes in the type and level of competition and the impact of the Internet have emerged as leading marketplace challenges while retaining customer loyalty and improving speed and flexibility of organizations are the key management issues. Survey data was supplemented by CEO interviews. Data are presented by industry, region and sales size.