Sunday, March 19, 2017

Key Items Every CEO Should Have in His or Her Employment Offer

On January 20, 2015, I gave an invite only presentation for the Vistage community at the conference Center at Waltham Woods, Massachusetts. My topics were -

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I presented a case example (based on past client representations) of fictional CEO or C-suite executive Dr. Zhivago negotiating his job offer Dr. Zhivago negotiating his job offer and employment contract with a Massachusetts life sciences company. The case example l illustrated issues of relocation, authority, warranties, signing and performance bonus, equity, vesting, golden parachutes and non-competes. I concluded with the key points needed in all CEO employment contracts and in negotiating C-suite executives' personal services agreements and strategies on how to obtain them. Each attendee received a folder with the presentation outline and two of my published articles on C-suite employment issues.

To view the outline of the “6 Key Points Every CEO should have in his or her Employment Offer”:

If you are a CEO or C-suite executive and would like more information on this presentation or need advice with your own job offer or employment contract, please do contact me at