John Gilmore, Managing Partner, BarkerGilmore, discussed what it takes to succeed as a chief legal officer or general counsel in his presentation to Argyle's CLO membership at the 2016 Chief Legal Officer Leadership Forum in Washington, DC on June 21.
Scott Chaplin, Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary at Vista Outdoor, explored some of the lessons he learned from several recent deals in a Fireside Chat with Sam Eberts, Chief Legal Officer, Corporate Secretary and Senior Vice President of Corporate Affairs at Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings and Argyle's General Counsel membership at the 2015 Chief Legal Officer Leadership Forum in Washington DC on June 16.
"[Z generation] expectations as to how they will interact in the workplace and what they expect will come from having an experience that is at least as good if not better than the experience they have as a consumer in their life."
"Your story is never going to be a winning story, but you can avoid losing with the media depending on how you prepare and how you package your answers and how you interact with the media. It’s a battle that you’re playing for; it’s a battle for your corporate or your personal reputation and it is a battle that you can win."
"What is the business problem that we’re seeking to solve through this? That to me is always a guiding question that always comes back whenever we start putting metrics in place."