About Getting To the Top

Based on the Getting to the Top career development programs at Stanford Graduate School of Business, UCLA Anderson School of Management, and London Business School, the book Getting to the Top: Strategies for Career Success presents real-world executive advice needed to be successful as:

VP Marketing VP Product Management/Product Marketing
VP Brand Management VP Public Relations and Corporate Communications
VP Sales VP Strategic Alliances and Channels
VP Business Development VP Corporate Development/Corporate Strategy

Getting to the Top includes career path and leadership skill quotes from C- and VP-level executives from a who's who list of companies, including:

Adobe Amgen Avaya Cisco
Clorox eBay eHarmony Fujitsu
i2 Intuit Mattel McKinsey
Oracle State Farm Symantec Walt Disney
Williams-Sonoma Xerox Yahoo! And many more...

Learn more about Getting to the Top:

Career Strategy Having a career strategy guides your career development for career success
Career Paths Understanding career paths that other senior executives in your function have taken to the top helps you understand skills and experiences important for career advancement - and helps you position yourself for a job or promotion
Leadership Skills Using the combined wisdom of CEOs and VPs, the Getting to the Top® career pyramid of leadership skills shares the skills needed to be successful as a leader, including: strategic visioning, customer perspective, communications, team leadership, and distinguishing skills
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