29 Jul '12, 9am

Doug Stotlar: Leading on the path of higher ambition: The head of Con-way talks about how his higher ambition fo...

Doug Stotlar: Leading on the path of higher ambition: The head of Con-way talks about how his higher ambition fo...

"It's a terrific concept. From the very beginning when I became CEO, our chairman really insisted that I become involved in organizations that gave me a peer group of other CEOs to bounce ideas off of ... [for example] if it's a new governance agenda coming down the pike ... to be able to talk to them about how they are implementing this. It wasn't until I that met the CEOs that Michael Beer pulled together through the Higher Ambition conferences (and the Institute), that I started to recognize that there are CEOs out there who see the world very similarly to the way I see the world, as far as how you engage people, the role that culture has to play within an organization, how you think about talent on your team, and the type of perspective that leadership needs to play in a company. It really became the organization with which I found the most common in supporting the goa...

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