What Smart Executives Do To Stay On Track
At the heart of many a successful career there often lurks the spectre of failure. Derailed! uncovers the hidden dangers, pinpoints the warning signs, and provides success strategies for negotiating through the setbacks that are an inevitable feature of executive life today.
Career setbacks are an inevitable feature of executive life today. But the financial and personal costs to both the organisation and the executive are enormous.
So how do smart executives stay on track?
It is this question that is at the heart of “Derailed” – a valuable and practical guide for executives wanting to build a crash-resistant career. Meena Thuraisingham uses the insights and lessons gained from her 30 year career in succession planning and talent management to uncover the hidden dangers, pinpoint the warning signs and provide success strategies for navigating through the complexities of executive life.
The book outlines the 8 personal attributes that trigger or accelerate executive derailment. It also examines the adverse impact that organisational culture and structures can have on even the most promising executive career.
So whether you are just starting out your executive career or are already at the top – Be smart – read “Derailed” and keep your career on track.
In Praise of Derailed!
Alison Watkins, Non-executive Director ANZ Banking Group, Non-executive Director Woolworths
Stuart Davis, Chief Executive Officer, HSBC India Limited
Peter Hanlon, Group Executive, People and Transformation, Westpac Banking Corporation
Wolfgang Lehmacher, President and CEO, GeoPost Intercontinental SAS