A year ago I stood on my porch in Idaho and made a video announcing an initiative for Maestro-level leaders.
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
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
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.
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.
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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My fingers repeatedly hovered over my keyboard and I repeatedly walked away before starting this blog post. Why could I not get started when I had so many thoughts on this ? Finally, I stopped pacing, breathed, and asked myself what was going on my body. I quickly realized that this was personal. I am not merely sharing information or perspective on succession. This is not what needs to be known but what needs to be cared about.
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