Carly Fiorina, former CEO of Hewlett-Packard discusses Tough Choices, telling her own story, along with her unique perspective on leadership, technology, globalization, and sexism.
At age twenty-three, Carly Fiorina was a law school dropout who had no idea what to do with her life. Twenty-two years later, Fortune named her The Most Powerful Woman in Business and she was recruited to be chief executive officer of Hewlett-Packard - the first female CEO of a Fortune 20 company - with a mandate to shake things up. And then her story really gets interesting - Books Inc.
Carly Fiorina was president and CEO of Hewlett-Packard from 1999 to 2005 and chairman from 2000 to 2005. Before joining HP, she spent nearly twenty years at AT&T and Lucent Technologies, where she held a number of senior leadership positions.