#ALFIEAM19 in quotes

“Fewer than 15% of leaders have what it takes.”

Martine Kerschenmeyer (Senior Client Partner, Korn Ferry) gives insight into some survey figures during the fight for talent session moderated by Susanne Schartz (COO, Seqvoia). Impact generation has replaced profit generation as business purpose: employers have to convince new talent with good leadership, and too many are unfit to lead. Exceptional leaders are painfully scarce.

Ouch.