This book is a collection of 25 inspiring stories about the unique and personal developmental journey of 25 senior leaders towards the corner office. Seen through the eyes of their Executive Coaches, each of these stories tell us how they found answers to critical questions such as 'Am I ready for it?', 'How do I prepare to get there?', 'How do I learn to succeed once I get there and how can I enjoy the journey while I am at it?' The term 'corner office' is really a metaphor for anything significant that these leaders wanted to achieve in their professional careers and personal lives. This unique collection of coaching stories is meant to inspire, help and educate many other leaders who are on a similar quest.
Between the surreal worlds of Inception and Self deception!
Inception, the science fiction movie written by Christopher Nolan (2010), introduced the concept of implanting an idea of one person into the subconscious of another. What if people were to discover that some false notions are already implanted into their minds since childhood and suffered from self deception as a consequence?
Mohapatra and Chella, offer several nuggets of insights, classified into three overlapping areas of personal challenge, grouped under seven broad themes.