Leadership Lessons And Cancer: One Cmo’s Experience – Forbes

So, what will I take back to work from this experience? In addition to a new view on what constitutes a tough challenge, I will also try to remember the ongoing effort required to change my mindset about trying harder and the energy required to see things through a totally different lens. In the beginning, I confused the goal of beating cancer, with the objective inventory of the skills I needed to deal with the situation and they were not the same.It was important to reframe success off of a new baseline versus looking at how much I had lost over an 8 month period.
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