September 2019 — The stories of four executive ‘lifers’ who found stretching and flourishing while working in just one company.
March 2019 — Many performance artists make the choice to leave the stage at some point long before they are ready to retire. What happens to those who move to business roles?
February 2019 — Four professionals who have been both medics and executives share their stories of moving in or out of the medical profession.
January 2019 — Three former corporate executives who migrated to the start-up world share their stories and tips.
December 2018 — How business executives bring their wisdom and passion from the “real world” to enrich education.
July 2018 — Three women non-executive directors share their tips for anyone aspiring to join the boardroom.
June 2018 — Kavitha, a Canadian national, played tennis from a very early age. Her sporting skills and academic prowess earned her a place at Princeton and Oxford universities, as well as a spot on junior Grand Slam tournaments such as the U.S. Open and Wimbledon…
August 2017 — In the 1990s, when Subhanu Saxena was about to be promoted PepsiCo’s CFO in Africa, a higher-up asked him if he would consider going to Russia instead. Accepting meant he would shift to a line role for the first time, on a turnaround assignment, no less…
June 2017 – Most companies are shooting themselves in the foot in the “war for talent”. As we discovered while researching our forthcoming book, “Disrupt Your Career: How to Navigate Uncharted Career Transitions and Thrive,” there is serious misalignment between the priorities of employers and those of sought-after talents.
October 2016 – After spending years advancing in their careers, many seasoned professionals debut in second acts that combine purpose with a paycheque. In this article, we look at five baby boomers from around the world enjoying a satisfying finale.