CJ Comu — A chief executive officer (CEO) typically acts as the head of a company and reports to the board of directors. CEOs are responsible for creating and completing business strategies, introducing policies and making sure the organization reaches its goals. A CEO’s other responsibilities might include:
Managing the company’s operations
Overseeing the company’s budget
Working with other executives and managers
Staying knowledgeable about industry changes and developments
Determining how to improve performance, grow the company and save money
These job duties vary depending on the size of the company. The owner of a small business might also be the CEO and help with all aspects of daily operations. The CEO of a large company is typically more involved with creating policies and tasks managers with maintaining staff and daily operations.