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Leaders Look for Symbolism

Meg Whitman, Hewlett Packard Enterprise
With Tina Seelig, Stanford University

Meg Whitman, president and CEO of Hewlett Packard Enterprise, recalls how HP’s turnaround back in 2011 began with a return to the company’s founding corporate values and business objectives. She also discusses how leaders can take advantage of certain opportunities to carry out actions that can convey a symbolic message throughout an organization and get people’s attention.