Carsten Thiel is one of the most celebrated pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical experts worldwide. Throughout his career, he has been responsible for the development and launch of a couple of successful pharma products. This was primary during Carsten’s time as the General Manager of Insadong Eastern Europe. Thiel is a holder of a Bachelor of Science in Organic Chemistry and also a PHD holder in Molecular Biology. Recently this pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical expert was interviewed by IdeaMensch, a crowdsourced interview platform for entrepreneurs. In this interview, Carsten Thiel discussed trusting your gut and achieving professional success.
Trusting your gut
In this interview with IdeaMensch, this pharmaceutical expert pointed out that one of the most significant contributors to success was trusting his gut. He went to state that learning how to trust his gut in a professional sense early on in his career led to the development of his leadership skills. Carsten Thiel was able to easily navigate the competitive market both as an entrepreneur and a professional to find his success. Through his top-notch leadership skills, he was able to market Xenical, a weight loss drug successfully. This was his biggest undertaking at the time, and despite the challenges associated with marketing weight loss products, Carsten Thiel was able to pull it off brilliantly.
Finding success through collaborative efforts
This pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical expert revealed during this interview that in his experience, collaborative effort is very crucial in achieving professional success. As a professional, it is much easier to find success if you have excellent leadership skills. Carsten Thiel mentioned that finding success as a professional needed the collaborative effort of a team. It is much easier to lead this team to success if you have good leadership skills. He urged professionals to invest in nurturing their leadership skills for them to be successful.
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