The Third Turn

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Farther Along

Posted by Mark L. Vincent on May 13, 2021 9:48:00 AM
We  recently presented this chart  as a model of the Three Turns of Executive Leadership:
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Topics: Mark L. Vincent, Design Group International, Executive Development, Maestro-level Leaders, The Third Turn, The Third Turn Podcast, executive leadership development

Episode 20: Leading as a Woman Into and Through 3 Turns

Posted by Kristin Evenson on May 11, 2021 8:00:00 AM

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Topics: leadership crucible, Design Group International, Leadership courage, leadership legacy, Transforming Influence, Women leaders, Maestro-level Leaders, The Third Turn, Future Generation, leadership culture

Getting familiar with Maestro-level leaders

Posted by Mark L. Vincent on May 6, 2021 6:39:00 AM

A year ago I stood on my porch in Idaho and made a video announcing an initiative for Maestro-level leaders. 

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Topics: process consulting, leadership succession, Mark L. Vincent, Design Group International, Maestro-level Leaders, The Third Turn, The Third Turn Podcast, Kristin Evenson, stewardship of a successor, executive leadership development

Fire, Wind and Time

Posted by Mark L. Vincent on Apr 29, 2021 11:15:00 AM
The following is a sample opening consecration used in a cohort meeting of Maestro-level leaders:
 
 
Three questions are put to the great leader Ezra in the apocryphal book of 2 Esdras:
  1. What does a fire weigh?
  2. Can a blast of wind be measured?
  3. Can we bring back a day that is past?
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Topics: Mark L. Vincent, Design Group International, Mission and vision, executive transitions, succession planning, Maestro-level Leaders, The Third Turn, The Third Turn Podcast

Episode 19: My Third Turn Journey

Posted by Kristin Evenson on Apr 27, 2021 8:00:00 AM

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Topics: leadership crucible, Design Group International, Leadership courage, leadership legacy, Transforming Influence, Maestro-level Leaders, The Third Turn, Future Generation

Integrating more of the body

Posted by Mark L. Vincent on Apr 22, 2021 7:48:00 AM

 

I  feel   sense time fleeting more than ever

 
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Topics: process consulting, Process consultation and design, Mark L. Vincent, Design Group International, executive leadership training, society for process consulting, Maestro-level Leaders, The Third Turn, The Third Turn Podcast, executive leadership development

Informal -- Formal

Posted by Mark L. Vincent on Apr 15, 2021 9:00:00 AM


Long ago, my graduate work focused on ways of creating agreement and forward action between groups needing to work together. That work became a dissertation that launched what has become a long career in organizational and executive leadership development. One important insight regarding this kind of organized discernment showed up in the formal and informal processes that happen.

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Topics: Mark L. Vincent, Design Group International, Maestro-level Leaders, The Third Turn, Artisan, Artist, Maestro, informal, formal, discernment methods, soft power

Episode 18: The Brain, Courage, & Calling

Posted by Kristin Evenson on Apr 13, 2021 8:00:00 AM

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Topics: Design Group International, Leadership courage, leadership legacy, Maestro-level Leaders, The Third Turn, The Third Turn Podcast, Consciously incompetent, Courage & Calling

Is General Motors an example of building for Future Value?

Posted by Mark L. Vincent on Apr 8, 2021 9:00:00 AM


Short answer?  It appears so.

Mary Barra, the CEO, is leading GM as it seeks to fulfill a promise to make only electric vehicles by 2035. I don't know her but have been doing some background research and enjoyed her interview on the Freakonomics podcast.

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Topics: leadership succession, Mark L. Vincent, Design Group International, Maestro-level Leaders, The Third Turn, Future Value, GM, General Motors, Mary Barra, Future Generation

Returning to Roots

Posted by Mark L. Vincent on Apr 1, 2021 9:00:00 AM

Twenty-six years ago, five denominational bodies came together to work on common definitions of what it means to earn and use money faithfully. I was recruited to run this project, which brought me two gifts I can never repay:

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Topics: leadership succession, Mark L. Vincent, Design Group International, society for process consulting, Community of Practice, Maestro-level Leaders, The Third Turn, Future Value, Divergence

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