How to Successfully Change Industries in your Career – A Summit Panel with Alison Lewis, Dermot Boden and Eric Leventhal

Alison Lewis of J&J and Dermot Boden of Citigroup offer advice on how to change industries and remain successful

For many of my fellow millennial professionals, changing industries feels… normal. We are, after all, the ficklest generation; feeling most content when we are challenged by growth and change. But our ability to drift from one industry to the next is a luxury of the young(ish). For most established marketing professionals, making a leap from say, pharmaceuticals to consumer electronics to banking (in the case of Dermot Boden, current Chief Brand Officer of Citigroup) is incredibly challenging.

At the recent CMO Club Spring Innovation & Inspiration Summit in New York, attendees had…