Preventing career derailment

Sometimes, people mess up. Signals get crossed. Miscommunications occur. Clear goals aren’t set. But when it comes to managers, those mistakes can result in derailment, said Carter Cast ’92, a clinical associate professor of innovation and entrepreneurship at Kellogg. “What is derailment?” said Cast. “It occurs when a manager [who] is expected to go higher… Continue reading

Either you win or you learn

Aude Slama ’11 (KW13) just launched a new business – and she’s never been happier. Based in Boca Raton, Fla., Slama is a recent graduate of the Kellogg-WHU program in Vallendar, Germany. This experience gave her the global expertise, confidence and momentum to launch her own business, Slama Global Search (SGS), a retained global executive… Continue reading