Why take risks? Smart risk-taking is tied to growth and continued opportunity. LinkedIn Influencer Sallie Krawcheck shares career advice on taking chances while mitigating risk.
- Think about the last time you took a big risk. Think about the last time you didn't take a big risk. What was holding you back? Risk, it's an uncomfortable topic for a whole bunch of us. The truth is the pace of change in business today is so great that if you're not taking a risk, you're taking a risk. And great risk-taking is the foundation for having a successful and fulfilling career. I'm Sally Krawcheck. I spent my career on Wall Street. I've run firms like Smith Barney and Merrill Lynch, and today I'm an entrepreneur.
So, I've built a career thinking about, analyzing and taking risk. Being a great risk-taker is not about being bold. It's not about being crazy. It's not about being a hedge fund manager. Being a great risk-taker is all about being thoughtful, being analytical, and I'm gonna walk you through that in this course.
What's holding you back? How can you gain the confidence necessary to take risks and chance failing? Sallie Krawcheck is a LinkedIn Influencer and one of the most successful and influential executives in financial services. She has built her career and reputation on thoughtful risk-taking. Here she shares an approach that will help you to take chances while mitigating risk—and keep you on the track to growth and continued opportunity.