Can We Make it to the Top without a Ladder?


It’s pretty common to hear people talk about climbing the corporate ladder when they are talking about career advancement. It implies that every step we take is one that will move us closer to the top; to the executive or senior management level. This ladder metaphor, however, is becoming increasingly obsolete. In a Harvard Business… Read More.

Your Career Path as a Jungle Gym

During a panel discussion at New York University’s “Dialogue for Leadership – From Challenge to Opportunity: Leading to the Future”, the moderator, Patti Sellers, Editor at Large at FORTUNE, made the following insightful comment to the  MBA women: Don’t think of your career as a ladder. Think of it as a jungle gym. If you… Read More.