I often read about how brilliant and visionary some CEOs are and then when I hear them speak I am sourly disappointed.
I guess I should remember that most of them are just highly evolved salesmen with a pocketful of platitudes.
On this count Meg Whitman was no exception.
She built eBay into an e-commerce powerhouse and has put her finger prints on some of the most successful companies in America. But when she appeared at the Global Business Travel Association last week to share her thoughts on “innovation” she actually said “think outside the box.”
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