ExecuNet Members on What Makes an Executive Successful

pdf_coverSuccess is one of those things people define differently, but no matter one’s definition, we know it when we see it. It can be measured in so many ways: dollars, helping people, producing future leaders, making the world a better place, a lavish office, fame, etc. So how then do we distinguish a successful executive from all the rest?

ExecuNet members shared what being a successful executive means to them. We’ve collected some of your senior-level executive peers’ best suggestions, advice and tips for what makes for a successful executive in the Peer Point-of-View white paper So You Think You’re a Successful Executive?

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William Flamme

William Flamme

William Flamme is ExecuNet's Associate Director of Content Marketing, where he develops engaging job search, career path, and leadership insight to build ExecuNet's brand recognition as the leader in senior-level executive job search and all matters career.

He delivers executive-level content across the various properties under the ExecuNet brand, amplifying the power of ExecuNet's expert voices and shaping the content strategy.

Prior to joining ExecuNet in 2008, Will earned a master's degree in education and taught fifth grade and sixth grade. As a teacher, he deepened his appreciation for the written word and mastered skills necessary for managing writers who sometimes view deadlines as homework. It is his training as an educator which allows Will to take complex ideas and make them simple for busy executives to understand and to execute.

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