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After the Summit – Next Steps on Workforce Development

This is the last of 3 posts sharing highlights and next steps from our Nov. 8 CEO Summit, titled “Post-Election Forecast: What’s Next for Business Leaders.“ The first post covered tax reform, and the second covered workplace wellness strategies. Today’s post covers workforce development strategies, part of our Economic Development & Jobs Initiative.   Help […]

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After the Summit – Next Steps on Health Promotion

This is the 2nd of 3 posts sharing highlights and next steps from our Nov. 8 CEO Summit, titled “Post-Election Forecast: What’s Next for Business Leaders“, where 70+ CEOs and guests gathered to discuss the 2012 election results and set strategy for our three key initiatives – Responsible Government, Health Promotion, and Economic Development. The […]

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After the Summit – Next Steps on Tax Reform

On November 8, 70+ Alliance leaders and guests gathered at “Post-Election Forecast: What’s Next for Business Leaders“, to discuss the 2012 election results and set strategy for our three key initiatives – Responsible Government, Health Promotion, and Economic Development. Over the next 3 posts, we will share highlights and next steps from these discussions, and […]

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Post Election: What’s Next for Business Leadership?

    After the election, join us for a Post-Election Forecast at the 6th Annual CEO Summit in Boston, November 8.  Imagine if you were asked to run a business where half your employees are at retirement age, your shareholders and customers have no respect for how you do business, your board of directors turns […]

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Top Takeaways from CEO Summit: Charting a Path for Jobs & Growth

On June 12-13, 2012, business leaders from around the country attended our 5th Annual CEO Summit on Capitol Hill, participating in an intensive schedule of small-group meetings and policy briefings with White House officials, Congressional power brokers (from both sides of the aisle), and leading policy institutions.  Read on for our Top Takeaways from the event, […]

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A Good Day for the Country and for Business: Supreme Court Upholds Healthcare Law

Today, the Supreme Court upheld the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act and preserved the individual mandate requiring Americans to purchase health insurance. The Alliance for Business Leadership applauds the Court for its decision as it marks a huge step forward in advancing the health of our nation, its people and the economy. Paying More […]

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Entrepreneurial Opportunities Abound in Government Data, says CTO Todd Park

In this video, US CTO Todd Park tells a group of CEOs from The Alliance of Business Leaders that exposing government data to open platforms can unleash tremendous opportunities for entrepreneurship. Alliance leader Jeffrey Bussgang, General Partner of Flybridge Capital Partners, has this to say: “When Reagan did this in the 1980s with GPS data, […]

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Reaching into the Political Machine – A Powerful Visit to DC with The Alliance

A guest post by Nicolas Boillot, CEO of the HB Agency, active Alliance participant, and return attendee at the CEO Summit on Capitol Hill. (Follow him on twitter at @nboillot1) Each year my visit to DC with The Alliance for Business Leadership turns into the single most impactful event I participate in. I invariably come […]

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Live-Tweets from CEO Summit: Insight from Park, West, & Litow

Following are a few of the tweets coming from our 5th Annual CEO Summit on Capitol Hill – great speakers, great insight! See more on our twitter feed, or follow hashtag #DCSummit. [blackbirdpie url=”http://twitter.com/ftitrailblazer/status/212968322894004224″] [blackbirdpie url=”http://twitter.com/jmchisholm/status/212901622878179328″] [blackbirdpie url=”http://twitter.com/AllianceBL/status/212895524150456320″]

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The Role of Leadership: An Update from CEO Summit on Capitol Hill

A quick update on the CEO Summit in progress in Washington, DC, by Audra Tafoya, Alliance Resource Development Manager. The air was buzzing with excitement last night as the Alliance for Business Leadership gathered at the opening dinner of the 5th Annual CEO Summit on Capitol Hill. As members filed in, old friends re-connected and new friends […]

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The Right Man for the Job: Todd Park, America's New Chief Technology Officer

A guest post by Chris Cummings, CEO of SpanishDict.com, the world’s largest Spanish learning website, and is in the Alliance for Business Leadership. As we prepare to take the Alliance agenda of public and private innovation to Washington for the 5th Annual CEO Summit on Capitol Hill, I was thrilled to learn that kicking off the […]

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Job Creation, Healthcare Reform, and Responsible Government – it's all on tap at CEO Summit

The Summit 2012 Advance Team recently visited Washington, D.C. in preparation for our upcoming CEO Summit on Capitol Hill (June 12-13). While there, they met with several members of Congress, White House officials, and policy experts – here are a few highlights: 1)    Darrell West, Founding Director, Center for Technology Innovation, Brookings Institute: West discussed […]

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Martha Kanter, Under Sec'y of Ed., Confirmed at CEO Summit on Capitol Hill, June 13

Several new participants have been confirmed for the CEO Summit on Capitol Hill, including a strategy session with Martha Kanter, Under Secretary at the Dept. of Education. Kanter oversees the nation’s post-secondary education agenda, and as such is an important ally for the Alliance’s workforce development, community college, and other initiatives. In addition to workforce development, […]

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Joining Forces for Health Promotion

With the US Supreme Court poised to rule on the validity of national health reform, all eyes not on the Court are watching Massachusetts, where the national model originated. Created by a coalition that included Senator Ted Kennedy and signed into law by Governor Mitt Romney, the state’s model includes a mandate to buy insurance […]

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Summit Spotlight: Darrell West, Director of Center for Technological Innovation at Brookings Institution

A core belief of the Alliance is that innovation and technological advances are key to solving the problems facing our country, a view championed by Dr. Darrell West, Director for the Center for Technological Innovation and Vice President and Director of Governance Studies at the Brookings Institution. (Note: West is among the speakers at our upcoming […]

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