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CEO Pay: ‘Time to Retire the Rock Star Messiah Myth’

Pay packages for CEOs of U.S.-based companies continue out of control, writes columnist Gael O’Brien, with boards often succumbing to “fear-based” compensation practices that undermine the potential for collaborative leadership and sustainability. She notes new research which disputes conventional wisdom that CEOs can easily move to the next company if not paid well. “Tackling excessive CEO compensation,” O’Brien writes, “is the first step in creating a new normal.”

VIDEO: Avon’s Andrea Jung at 2010 BSR Conference in NYC

Andrea Jung, Chairman and CEO of Avon Products Inc., discusses the company’s commitment to corporate social responsibility during a keynote session at the 2010 BSR conference in New York City in November, 2010.