What are the 3 greatest leadership challenges CEOs face in the years ahead?
Find out by listening to Episode 179. Scott and I speak with Adam Bryant, Managing Director of Merryck & Co. He joined them in 2017 after a 30-year career in journalism, including 18 years at The New York Times. In addition to his many roles there as a reporter and editor, he created the weekly “Corner Office” column in 2009, interviewing 525 CEOs and other leaders over a decade.
Adam is the author of two books based on themes that emerged from the interviews, Quick and Nimble; Lessons from Leading CEOs on How to Create a Culture of Innovation, and The Corner Office; Indispensable and Unexpected Lessons from CEOs on How to Lead and Succeed. His next book, which he is writing with former Amgen CEO Kevin Sharer, is “THE CEO TEST: Mastering the Challenges that Make or Break All Leaders” (due to be published in early 2021 by Harvard Business Review Press) Read more about Adam Bryant below.
You’ll find out about:
- How top CEOs are navigating emerging challenges in the post-pandemic world
- The most critical attribute that will separate the top CEOs from the rest in meeting these challenges
- Three immediately useful tips for successfully leading through these tests when there are no clear answers