Willingness to reject conventional wisdom and typical approaches in the field.
Experience setting and committing to audacious goals.
Minimal concern with personal ambition, but intense focus on the big goal.
Ability to create complex strategies with many stakeholders, participants, and tactics.
Capacity to embrace a “right to left approach”—starting with a big ultimate goal and developing a plan to meet it instead of merely pursuing the next step in an existing incremental strategy.