Baker Stuart’s Insight: In this article, Cathy Engelbert (CEO of Deloitte) shares her top tips for success. She says that, yes, it is all about productivity – but that this depends on personal relationships more than anything else: personal relationships with her team, her clients, her fellow executives. In short: prioritise people over tasks.
Cathy Engelbert is the CEO of Deloitte, a consulting firm that employs 85,000 professionals who serve over 80 percent of Fortune 500 companies.
She has been on Fortune’s Most Powerful Women list for three years running; was ranked one of Crain’s 50 Most Powerful Women in New York; and came in first on Glassdoor in terms of highest-ranked CEOs.
She’s a powerhouse.
So when Engelbert talks about what makes her so productive (and respected), it’s worth taking notes.We live in a go, go go, do, do, do kind of culture. We’ve got endless to-do lists, constant notifications, and frequently operate in “always-on” kind of environments.This can make it challenging to focus on the things that really matter.Engelbert says her secret to being more productive has nothing to do with any of those things. It isn’t about how much she can get do in what period of time, or her morning meditation routine, […]