Good to Great


Jim Collins

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Colman Mockler Character Analysis

Another quintessential Level 5 Leader, Colman Mockler was the CEO of Gillette during its good-to-great transformation. He was known for prioritizing his company’s success over his own financial gain and for placing trust in his carefully selected executives. Upon seeing his own image celebrated on the cover of Forbes magazine, Mockler died of a heart attack almost immediately.
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Colman Mockler Character Timeline in Good to Great

The timeline below shows where the character Colman Mockler appears in Good to Great. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
Chapter 2 
Duality and Contradiction Theme Icon not one, but two defining traits: modesty and fearlessness. He gives the example of Colman Mockler , the CEO of Gillette who led the company through several attempted takeovers and into... (full context)