Self improvement is great -- but for CEOs it's vital. Unlike at home -- where a mistake bruises our egos -- at work a CEO's mistakes hurt other people. When we screw up, an investor can lose her retirement. A worker can lose a job that would have paid for their kids' college. The stakes are higher. The tolerances are smaller.
We cannot be perfect -- but we can cut our preventable errors. We can learn faster.
The two biggest root causes of problems for CEOs are blind spots and false beliefs.
If you've ever felt "stuck" -- convinced that the biggest obstacle to your success is you -- welcome to the human race. Let's get started on making you even better.