CHICAGO—Community banker tells BAI audience execution is more important than strategy.
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Individuals must be held accountable for their actions, but organizational accountability must be examined as well.
"People tell you every day what they need or want, you just have to stop and listen," said the latest Women to Watch honoree.
When Tracy Britt Cool was finishing Harvard Business School, she wrote to Warren Buffett to ask for a job. Less than five years later, she’s among Buffett’s top aides at Berkshire Hathaway.
In her hbr.org blog post, Joan Solotar, senior managing director/Head of the External Relations & Strategy Group, and a member of both the executive and management Committees at the Blackstone Group, says to encourage young graduates be realistic but focus on the positives as well.
Google taps its own ranks to teach valuable career-building classes as well as "extracurriculars" like kickboxing and social skills for engineers.