John Oechsle, CEO of Derive Systems discusses in this week’s episode talks about setting career goals and making strategic decisions to become a CEO. Making purposeful key decisions at Johnson & Johnson, Maxxar, IHS, and Kellogg’s, John gained the right experience and opportunities to become an effective and seasoned CEO.
John speaks to;
- Career planning to become a CEO
- International experiences that influenced his leadership style
- The right reasons to become a CXO (hint- it’s not about the money)
John is a current Board member for Swiftpage, the company that owns Act. He also served as a CIO for Johnson & Johnson, CIO for IHS, and EVP for Maxxar.
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