Starting out in a Chief of Staff role can feel weird. That’s because you take a smart, high-achieving person and put them in a position with little definition and a ...

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Written by: Stephen Martin, Chief of Staff There’s no shortage of good advice on how chiefs of staff can build stronger relationships with their bosses. Developing trust is key. Showing ...

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By Trishia Lichauco, Prime Chief of Staff Coach Chiefs of Staff often find themselves in a no-man’s-land in the organizational chart and in their function. They do work for a ...

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By Joy Murphy, Prime Senior Partner Every executive has an opinion on how to create the leaders of the future while sustaining their own growth and innovation. With the Super ...

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Although the “Chief of Staff” title has been around health care for quite some time ­– often referring to a chairperson of the Medical Staff – there is increasing interest ...

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In the political sphere, we learned this weekend current White House Chief of Staff John Kelly is on the way out. Regardless of the reasons behind this particular decision, the ...

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When you think of leadership, what first comes to mind? Maybe someone on a book cover, in the news for their latest acquisition, or on stage giving a keynote. Many ...

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This article was co-authored by Catherine Berardi and Maddy Niebauer. It originally appeared on vChief’s blog here. When was the last time you missed an important deadline? How about the ...

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You found yourself a stellar Chief of Staff (COS). They’re a pro at getting things done, and can quickly switch gears to discuss strategic vision. At meetings they’re prepared, articulate, ...

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As Chief of Staff, your job is to be the right-hand of an executive. You help them work more efficiently to execute their vision to move the organization forward. But ...

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Can a leader actually gain more empathy? The jury may still be out, but a critical role the Chief of Staff can play is that of “empathy whisperer.” Providing an ...

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This post is co-authored by Madeleine Niebauer of vChief Virtual Chief of Staff service. A detailed, accurate position description is critical for any position. For the chief of staff role, ...

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A detailed, accurate position description is critical in any hiring process. For a chief of staff role, this is especially true, given how different the role looks across industries and ...

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As former Chiefs of Staff, we find it important to help new Chiefs of Staff and their organizations understand the critical and often unwritten duties of the position. In a ...

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February 28, 2019 When beginning your Chief of Staff role, we encourage following the Dale Carnegie approach of listening first. Whether you are a current or new employee, spending ample ...

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