Monday, 23 September 2013
Steve Vamos has had an uncommonly successful career. But he’ll freely admit: he performed at his best when he had no idea what he was doing.An engineer who joined IBM at its peak, Vamos has at one time or another held many of the leading roles in Australia’s technology sector. He’s led Apple’s Asia Pacific Business, and ran Australia’s Microsoft business. Today, he’s one of Australia’s leading corporate directors, with a seat on the boards of David Jones, Telstra and Medibank Private. He’s also the chairman of start-up The Reading Room and the chair of management research house and consultancy the Society for Knowledge Economics.
He’s got pretty bold opinions on what most modern managers are getting wrong. And as he revealed to LeadingCompany, he learnt the lesson the hard way.
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