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I N S I D E B U S I N E S S A F R I C A Leadership July 30 - August 13, 2017 Leading Woman "Leave the crown in the garage": What I've learned from a decade of being PepsiCo's CEO I took the helm of PepsiCo in 2006 and I feel so privileged and humbled for the role I've had the chance to play. I've faced many challenges over the years - as we all do - but with inspiration from family, friends, colleagues and other sources of wisdom, I've learned many lessons along the way. Though it would be impossible to name all the lessons I've learned, I've come up with seven critical lessons for running a Fortune 50 company in the 21st century. These lessons are not restricted to budding CEOs. If you're a recent college graduate looking for career advice, or simply a student of life looking for inspiration, I hope you'll find these lessons equally useful. 1) Everyone needs a vision As it is written in the Book of Proverbs, "Where there is no vision, the people perish." The same can be said of any institution vV6R24TFFw@vBF6WFVǒ6vRFRF&V7FbFR6'WB6&VƖWfVBvPVVFVBF'&rWr6V6RbVpFFRv&vRFBWfW'FvR6V@B%W&f&6RvFW'6R WrFBbvRvFVBF6FVPF&R7V66W76gVFR#7B6VGW'vPVVFVBFFBW"'W6W72F67VW'2r6vr&VfW&V6W2@ffW"FVVFW"fBB&WfW&vPF2bvRvFVBFvW"W VW&wB6vr67G2BvWBƖ6V6RFW&FRvFW"7G&V@&WG2vRVVFVBF&R&PVf&VFǒ7W7F&RbvPvFVBF6FVR&V7'VFr@&WFrv&B672FVBvRVVFV@FVWBFR6vrWV7FF2bWrvVW&FbVVW2गBv26FB6FV@F&vW"FVFBw2gVFVFFr6VRFRv&BFRFVF@6W2FwBW7Bf7WVvP6VB&R&W76fRFFRVVG2bFPv&B&VBW2W&f&6RvFG&6&6VbWV7WFfRff6W"W64W'6R2W"vbFrFB6FBw2W76V&W"S6PWvFf6FBBǒ&VfV7G2FPF&V7Fb6'WBfW0VR7&W2VRFRB&VƗG"F&B&WBFPvR&6FRWr&W V&Ɨ6VBw&VB6'FFR6F&VC%W2FRWBvBFW7G&VB'W@f"&VWFgVVBFRvP7&VFVBBbfVRf"6&VFW'2 BBǒFRRVvBFRPF&WBr'FBB2F&6R6'BFW&BrFW&ЦFW&W7G26ג6V6BW762FF&B&WBW"FR&'V'&6rW&f&6RvFW'6RvRvW&R'V6W76Gf7W6pBW7BFR6'BFW&'WBFRrЧFW&BW7BFRWfV'WBFPGW&Fb&WGW&2vVRf7W2FRWfV`&WGW&2RRw&R&GV6r&WGW&0FBvWfW"vFW&RFP6'B'V&RB7W7F&RBW66vRwfRFFVBFffW&V@7G&FVwRFBvR&VƖWfR&6W0&FFRWfVBGW&Fb&WGW&22&W7VBvRwfRFVƗfW&VBvB&WGW&0FBfRw&v667FVFǒ@7W7F&ǒfW"rW&BbFRCP@2V7W&RFB7VGW&R6vR7F60FRf7W2bגF&BW762FP'F6RbW'7V6&vBgFW"V6VBW&f&6RvFW'6RBf6BFFRg&FFVFW2FWvW&Rגf'7B&V7'VG2&VBFVBFW'2BFR6琧vFFRW76vW2FWVVFVBFVW'7VFRFR&W7BbFR&v旦FFV'&6RW&f&6RvFW'6RBWfW'VWFrv27V66W76gVf7Bf6VBBb&W67F6R7&F70FBRFf&vWBF2WG&F7GVf`BW7Bf7W26VƖr&R62@6FBv2FVvV&rg&FV'WBw6FRFW6R7&F726VW&vV@6VGb7W'FW'26vR7GV6vFBBFVVBWvFFW'2FRGW7G'F7&VFRFPRBvRrB2BR@fVFFBFvWFW"vR&VfV@bBG&Ɩ6&W2g&W"fB@&WfW&vR&GV7G27W'76rW VFvR'&RFCRF&VRV'0VBb66VGVRFFW&f&6RvFW'6R0&V6Rw&VBFW"7VGW&Rv6WfW"vVBfRVV@vFWB6VG7W'BBw27'V6BW7BFfR6V"W76vR'WBFfR7&F672b7W'FW'2v6VRFVƗfW"BBƗ7FV6&VgVǐגfW'FW762&WBW&2FP7B'FB'BbW'7V6㠦Ɨ7FVrFW&R&Rv2VRvFFV2f"rvR6FFw0FffW&VFǒFV2vRBvBFV"'WBwfRfVBFBvVwfR&VVvƖrFƗ7FVwfR&VV&WGFW"f"B04TBW'6vRvWBfVVF&6g&W"67VW'0BVVW2BW66'WBwfR6fVBFB6RbFR&W7BGf6R06RVG2V7BWV7FVBB6Rv2Fr&&F6PW762Bג7G'V7F"v27G'VvvƖpvFFRW76%v"6VBP&WƖVB$&V6W6RRw&RG'rFV@vVRVVBFfr"FVPFFVB$bRV&VBFfrRv@&R&WGFW"VFW"BBvVBPR&WGFW"F6W""vB&fV@W76FW&Rw2&V6vRfRGvV'2@RWFvR6VBF&P2BR"R2R22b"2Bv2Ww0Vǒ3VwW7B2#p&frGW&v2W'@R2VW&wvV7FFRCS&ƖVƖR&6r26VFR7G0@RR2VW&w&VwVF"6vWB&6FFR'W6W72`&frVF&ƖF GW&v2VƖW2gFW"FR6VFPfVBFfGvbfW"f66W2BFPr7&VBvV76VF'2&V6VFǒ6f&VBFP֖F2FFRfVFW&VW&w&VwVF'6֗76b&&W'@vV6f&W"6&bFPV7fV&Ɩ2WFƗG6֗76BV6GFW&VR6V"FRF6VFR&GVFW"֗F646VvFFV"FVG2FRffR6V@V&Vv2FRV'VBVVG2F&fRƗVVfVBGW&v2W'@FW&֖26V"GW&v2VƖW2@77VR'VW2vfW&rvW6RvW &WG2dU$2v2vFWBV'Vf 6F27FVFRFBFVFǐ6vVBCS&ƖbVW&wfVGW&W0VFW"66FW&F'FRvV7%vR&VwB6VFrW"66V2WB'WBFR&f2vVB6W'Fǒ&RW@6FfRf"֖G7G&VGW7G'w&wFBVFFVǒf"&GV6W'2@67VW'2bGW&v2"6BWF&VגvrF&V7F"B&&W'Br&&Bb6FVfW"FR7B&W76rGFW"f6rFPWr6֗76W'22FR&fbFPC"&ƖWW2VƖRFBv0WV7FVBF7F'BfrGW&v2'fV&W"g&FF&FP6r6RbfƖrdU$2f66W20f&6VBWW2FWfVW'2EDRVW&w6BV'&FvR2w27V7G&VW&wFW6FV"6W'f6RFFRF6WFP#EDR4TvW''FW'66@VǒV&w26FR&V7B7FvG2dU$2w2W&֗76F7F'@67G'V7Fv66VBFRWFF2F6WFRVƖW2RWBV7BffRFW"GW&v2VƖW0v'FBV7BC&Ɩ&R6vFpdU$2W&֗G2vRf6r7&V6vǐ'&r67G'V7FvFw2&V7G27V62F֖VW&w2w2CB