Drawing from his personal experience at FedEx in managing Central Support Services Division’s training function for 9 years and facilitating leadership classes around the world at FedEx’s Leadership Institute for 3 years, he will share three proven and practical steps for securing a seat at the senior management table.
Madan Birla is an author, speaker, consultant, and trainer for companies around the world and at executive education programs including Kellogg Management Institute, Northwestern, and Dartmouth College. A veteran of FedEx for twenty two years he was a member of FedEx’s Long Range Planning Committee, where he worked closely with founder and CEO Fred Smith in developing and implementing innovative business growth strategies.
His first book, ‘FedEx Delivers: How the World’s Leading Shipping Company Keeps Innovating and Outperforming the Competition,’ has been translated into Chinese, Russian, Spanish, Korean, Thai, Vietnamese, and other languages. His second book, ‘Unleashing Creativity and Innovation: Nine Lessons from Nature for Enterprise Growth and Career Success,’ was released by Wiley Oct., 2013.