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Resiliency is a skill missing for too many

Thursday, January 12, 2017 @ 7:00 PM | By Rhonda St. Croix

In Leadership from the Inside Out, Kevin Cashman tells of a senior executive who was interested in Korn Ferry’s leadership programs. He was engaged by leadership, interpersonal and career mastery. However, he was against including resilience mastery in his program, strongly objecting to its relevance, “What does having a more resilient life have to do with my leadership performance?”

The executive had a well-known reputation for blowing up at people for insignificant things. Even after pressing the point on how being more resilient directly affects how...