Why Jim Hackett’s ‘sacred mission’ led him from Anadarko’s boardroom to the classroom
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The former CEO of Anadarko left his corner office for a classroom — first as a student, then as an instructor —with the goal of creating better leaders.
“It just shows you how life works out,” Jim Hackett said. “It’s these weird
sine waves we have in our careers, where you think you want to do something,
and you’re pretty dang sure — in fact, I was certain— but then life changes on you.”