Tim McChristian Speaks About The Power of Striving for Excellence
Podcast Episode 021 Release date: 8/7/2015
On this podcast Tim McChristian, the Executive Director of African Leadership Foundation, explains how and why striving for excellence results in career advancement and a fulfilling life. The Foundation supports the African Leadership Academy based in Johannesburg, South Africa. The mission of African Leadership Academy is to lead the transformation in Africa thru the development and support of the next generation of ethical leaders. Tim retired in May 2014 after a 33 year career with the IBM Corporation. His last assignment was Vice President of the Systems & Technology Division for the Middle East & Africa based in Johannesburg, South Africa. His earlier IBM senior executive experience included Vice President of Small & Medium Business for the Asia Pacific region based in Tokyo, Japan. In addition, Tim was the Senior Vice President for Sales at the Dun & Bradstreet Corporation. He is a graduate of Yale College and earned an MBA from the Marshall School of Business at USC. You’ll have fun and enjoy listening as Tim shares his hard earned wisdom with his witty and down-to earth manner as he discusses his personal path to career and family success.