15 April 2014 Last updated at 05:48 ET

How tough is it at the top?

In CEO Guru Steve Tappin talks to the chief executives running some of the biggest companies in the world. What challenges do they face - and what do global business leaders really worry about?

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  • ScalesManaging risk

    Get your attitude to this wrong and you could be heading for trouble


  • Man talking to crowdLeadership

    How hands-on should a chief executive be?


  • Business meetingDriven to succeed

    Grit and tenacity are crucial qualities for business leaders


  • Paul O'Grady who plays Ray Temple. in the comedy Eyes Down Vision on

    Can you motivate your staff to follow your dreams and ambitions?


  • Silhouette of businessman in boardroomThe right stuff

    What it takes to be a chief executive


  • CEO relaxing in officeNo stress

    Why bosses should leave time to relax with family and friends


  • Two businessmen shaking handsChange at the top

    How should be departing boss best hand over power?


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