Creativity Now the Most Important CEO Leadership QualityMay 18, 2010 Personal Development, Studies & Statistics2 Comments
Fast Company has recently published information from a study conducted by IBM that is the largest known sample of one-on-one CEO interviews. The global picture of what CEO’s identified as the most important leadership qualities in the next five years is outlined in the article. The top 3 qualities, even amidst the economic downturn, that were cited in the poll are:
- Creativity at 60%
- Integrity at 52%
- Global Thinking at 35%
Other cuts of the data include a resounding 88% of those interviewed in this global study agree that “getting closer to the customer” is key to business success in the next five years.
Source: Fast Company post, May 18, 2010