Sample: c200 UK-based Senior Professionals, January 2019
The Pulse Business’ latest Pulse Perspective shows that 28% of Senior Professionals say it’s impossible to please everyone you work with. That said, 15% recognise that taking a risk is the best learning opportunity there is along with one in five saying you should always trust your instincts.
One CEO commented “Gut and insight - most important tools I've learnt to use” with another Senior Board member surmising, “It is difficult to do. But I have found that my gut is almost always right. When I listen to it, a better outcome results.”
One Director observed the benefits of building close relationships with your peers by saying, “Building strong networks is invaluable particularly in a complex world where you may need to ask advice from someone, get their view on an issue or even work together on a project.”