Roselinde Torres: What it takes to be a great leader
Roselinde Torres - Leadership expert
BCG's Roselinde Torres studies what makes great leaders tick -- and figures out how to teach others the same skills. Full bio
corporate training programs,
flow and innovation,
outdated performance criteria
to course-correct a strategy
good ol' boy networks
well in many institutions.
made you successful in the past?
what's familiar and comfortable.
About the speaker:Roselinde Torres - Leadership expert
BCG's Roselinde Torres studies what makes great leaders tick -- and figures out how to teach others the same skills.
Why you should listen
Roselinde Torres is a senior partner and managing director at the consulting firm, BCG. A senior leader in the firm’s "people and organization" practice area, she is also the company's resident expert on leadership, a topic she has studied her entire career.
Questions she likes to ask include, "what innovative methods can help prepare the next generation of leaders?" and "how do we enable leaders to unlearn past modes and habits of success?"
Prior to joining BCG in 2006, Roselinde was a senior partner at Mercer Delta Consulting, while she has also led internal consulting teams at Johnson & Johnson and Connecticut Mutual Life. She speaks frequently about organizational transformation and leadership; her work and thinking have been featured in publications such as BusinessWeek and The Economist.
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