Without fail, January renews executives excitement for goal-setting. Maybe it’s time to launch that passion project—or find more time to meditate between meetings; to train for that marathon—or spend more time away from the office.
Fortune reached out to several powerful women in its Insider Network to see how they’re using New Year’s resolutions to map out their plans for 2015.
Liz Wiseman, President of Wiseman Group
Work with more child-like wonder: seek novelty, experiment, delight in small victories, ask why/why not?, and be playful.
Kat Cole, CEO of Cinnabon
Ask the right questions; leverage strong partnerships; make big bets, seek the consumer’s truth; love my people and our community.
Barri Rafferty, CEO of Ketchum North America
Dedicate my time to making a difference with others, unleash creative potential, and embrace collaboration, all while dancing more often.
Kathy Bloomgarden, CEO, Ruder Finn
Live the T.S. Eliot refrain “Time is Elastic”, look to take on more, make an impact and embrace an ambitious game-changing initiative.
Sally Blount, Dean of Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University
Inspiring growth in our people and teams: in terms of self-understanding, customer insight and market connectivity.
Lauren Rikleen, President of Rikleen Institute for Strategic Leadership
Continue to dispel myths about Millennials in the workplace; increase awareness of workplace unconscious bias; and work on my next book.
Robin Koval, CEO of Legacy
A mission to save kids from tobacco-related disease will push me to inspire people to be braver, tougher, and more innovative.