You are here

CUBICLE FILES

Leadership lessons from the edge

Rachael Robertson says "Antarctica is one of the world's toughest workplaces" after spending a year there

BT_20160423_ARCTIC23A_2241985.jpg
HUGE CHALLENGES: While Ms Robertson (above) found it tough coping with the intense physical conditions, darkness and blizzards, she says managing a diverse team in an isolated, pressure- cooker environment for months was even harder.

BT_20160423_ARCTIC23A_2241985.jpg
HUGE CHALLENGES: While Ms Robertson found it tough coping with the intense physical conditions, darkness and blizzards, she says managing a diverse team in an isolated, pressure- cooker environment for months was even harder.

Singapore

LEADERSHIP is never an easy task, but few environments are harsher than what Rachael Robertson experienced as a station leader in Antarctica. It was tough coping with the intense physical conditions, with the temperature hovering around minus 35 degrees Celsius, months of...

BT is now on Telegram!

For daily updates on weekdays and specially selected content for the weekend. Subscribe to t.me/BizTimes