Does executive education make a difference?

Continuing education offers as many benefits to company leaders as lower-level employees

"Executive development is … about bringing new knowledge, new practices and new thinking to the challenges of the day."
—Idalene Kesner, Harvard Business Review

Idalene Kesner's quote sounds good, but implementing anything new takes time. And time, as you know, can be the enemy. It's always poking at you, sometimes painfully. This raises the questions: Does it have to be this way? Can time work for you? And if so, how?

Test yourself

To answer these difficult questions, it takes some self-reflection: How are you currently spending your time?