Bad moments made me a better boss, says Brown University leader

The worst moments in your career often teach you the most, says Ruth J. Simmons, president of Brown University. Simmons says her experiences with an unsupportive manager, though painful, ultimately made her a far more reflective and sensitive leader. "You have to be open and alert at every turn to the possibility that you're about to learn the most important lesson of your life," she says.

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