Envision the future and work backwards from there

Envision the future and work backwards from there

Thursday, 31 January 2019 09:37

The Seemingly Impossible (And How To Achieve It):

Lessons from 4 Leaders

 

As the Principal Deputy Director of US National Intelligence, and the highest-ranking female leader in our intelligence community, Sue Gordon has faced more impossible challenges than most of us can imagine. Among her most remarkable achievements is the creation of In-Q-Tel, the CIA's Venture Capital Firm. Imagine pitching an idea (such as a public-private partnership) for which there was little to no precedence, nor existing frames of reference in the organization. What's even more remarkable is that, from start to finish, the idea became a reality in just one year.

 

 

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