As part of our mission to create Better Leaders through Lifelong Learning and Idea Exchange, YPO regularly canvasses our nearly 28,000 global members – influential and innovative thought leaders representing diverse industries throughout 130 countries. We then package the knowledge we gain to share with you with the intention to inspire and inform. Regularly check back to this page for the latest reports so you can benefit from our members’ insights and opinions.

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YPO Global Pulse

The YPO Global Pulse survey focuses on what’s on the minds of chief executives around the world regarding topics that influence businesses and leadership and impact the world.

The March 2018 Global Pulse survey provides learning about the understanding, attitudes and investment plans of chief executives around the world, regarding the 10 disruptive technologies that are attracting attention right now.

The survey was conducted between 6-15 February 2018 and gathered learning from 842 YPO members across 28 industry sectors and 15 regions of the world.
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2019 YPO Global Leadership Survey

In early January 2019, YPO completed a Global Leadership Survey to understand whether the purpose of business is to have an impact on society beyond profits and wealth. In addition, the survey explored chief executive priorities and compared them with younger generation perspectives. A total of 4,154 respondents participated in the learning in the two surveys. A CEO survey conducted by YPO with 2,283 member CEOs from 110 countries and a companion survey of 1,871 younger generation people (future business leaders) ages 18-31.
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