Sheri McCoy, CEO of Avon Products. She was formerly Chairman of Johnson and Johnson, after having initially joined as a chemical engineer in 1982.
“People drive change. Change takes teamwork — diverse points of view are critical. You need a roadmap. And culture really matters.”
“Unless you are going to do something on your own and never talk to anyone, you’re going to need people.”
“Asking why is like asking for directions, and I believe being willing to ask for directions is a critical factor in leading successful turnaround. We’ve worked very hard over the past two years to create a culture where raising your hand for help is a good thing.”
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