Carla A. Harris is the author of Expect to Win and Strategize to Win and senior client advisor at Morgan Stanley. She has degrees from Harvard University and numerous honorary doctorates. In 2013 she was appointed by President Barack Obama to chair the National Women's Business Council. She was also the chair of the prestigious national organization, The Executive Leadership Council; chair of the board of the Morgan Stanley Foundation; and she currently sits on both for profit and other philanthropic boards. The recipient of several professional awards, Carla has been named to Fortune magazine's list of 'The 50 Most Powerful Black Executives in Corporate America,' Essence magazine's 'The 50 Women Who are Shaping the World,' Ebony's list of '15 Corporate Women at the Top' and others. She regularly appears on national television and radio programs, and speaks to corporations, colleges and universities, and at events and conferences many times a year. An accomplished gospel singer, she has released four albums and performed to sold-out crowds at Carnegie Hall and the Apollo Theatre. She lives in New Jersey.
One of Wall Street's most powerful and lauded women shares her strategies for long-term success in any career
While climbing the corporate ladder, Carla Harris sought career advice from her mentors and superiors but found some of the counsel too nonsp...[SEE MORE]