A brief stay at the top

The bursting of the tech bubble. Accounting scandals. Lack of investor confidence. The flailing economy. Management turnovers. We've yet to see the end of the fallout from the simultaneous occurrence of these troubles, and many companies and employees have been deeply affected by them, including—and in some cases, especially—the chief executives, some with good reason. Sympathy for them runs scarce here in Houston, where energy companies have been especially hard hit by scandal.A recent Booz Allen Hamilton (BAH) survey of the world's 2,500 largest publicly traded companies found that the number of chief executive officer departures increased dramatically during 1995-20...

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