Rookie Smarts: Why Learning Beats Knowing

Published July 1, 2016


Leading YourselfLearning Agility

Is it possible that being new to a challenge, and not mastery, might be the advantage that allows you to perform at your best? At the 2015 Global Leadership Summit Liz Wiseman, author of Wall Street Journal’s Bestselling book Rookie Smarts, shared research-based insights that reveal why learning beats knowing every time.

About the Speaker(s)
Liz Wiseman

Liz Wiseman

President; Best-selling author

The Wiseman Group

Liz Wiseman teaches leadership to executives and emerging leaders around the world. She is the president of The Wiseman Group, a leadership development firm, listed on the Thinkers50 ranking and named one of the top 10 leadership thinkers in the world. A contributor for Harvard Business Review and Fortune, her work has also appeared in the Wall Street Journal and Fast Company. Wiseman is the author of three best-selling books, including her most recent, Rookie Smarts: Why Learning Beats Knowing in the New Game of Work.

Years at GLS 2013, 2015