Don’t fall unthinkingly into a career that makes it hard to reach your other goals.
Lois Zachary's insight:
Ever since Sheryl Sandberg's book was published there has been a lot of talk about leaning in, not just for women but men as well. Read what Scott Behson has to say about how young men and women close themselves off to certain career paths prematurely and what they can accomplish by leaning in.
The notion that organizations increasingly will have to pursue transient strategic advantage rather than sustained advantage intensifies the challenge for leaders, says Professor Jim Heskett . What do YOU think?
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