Our guidance on taking advice from CEOs.

Mark and Wendii recently read a series of articles in the Wall Street Journal with guidance for the students who are about to join the workforce for the first time. (You can read the one we're looking at for this guidance here:  https://www.wsj.com/articles/ceos-share-their-most-helpful-and-unconvent... ). On the surface it makes a lot of sense to ask successful people what they think their latest hires should know. But there's a real problem with taking advice from the kind of CEOs who were interviewed. In this cast will tell you why, and what you really need to know.

This Cast Answers These Questions

  • Why shouldn't I take advice from CEOs?
  • What's wrong with CEO advice?
  • How can CEO advice be wrong, when they're so successful?

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