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The 3 Levels of Relationship

Posted by Mark L. Vincent on Oct 21, 2021 7:31:00 AM
 
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Topics: Mark L. Vincent, Design Group International, executive develpment, Executive peer-based advising, relationship capital, relationship building, Maestro-level Leaders, The Third Turn, The Third Turn Podcast, Kristin Evenson

Do we really want to associate together?

Posted by Mark L. Vincent on Sep 30, 2021 6:45:00 AM

 

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Topics: Mark L. Vincent, Design Group International, Executive Development, Peer-based advising, CEO peer-based advising,, Executive peer-based advising, Maestro-level Leaders, The Third Turn, The Third Turn Podcast, Future Value, Kristin Evenson, Building the Future

Opening remarks at the FUEL conference

Posted by Mark L. Vincent on Sep 23, 2021 12:00:00 PM

Earlier this morning, I opened the FUEL conference, a meeting of 100 or so business leaders who draw upon their Christian faith and ethical commitments as they lead the organizations they steward. Thank you to Linda Maris and National Christian Foundation|Wisconsin for persevering through COVID to put this together! Here are the opening comments I shared:

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Topics: Mark L. Vincent, Design Group International, Executive peer-based advising, faith-based community, Maestro-level Leaders, The Third Turn Podcast, Kristin Evenson, Courage & Calling, Executive Thinking

Brave and safe places for women executives

Posted by Mark L. Vincent on Sep 2, 2021 7:43:00 AM

I was fascinated when deeply experienced women executives from differing careers and separate places began gathering cohorts of accomplished women leaders.  Was this a thing?

Here is a conversation with three such leaders that is worth your consideration and passing along to women leaders you know who would benefit from deeper connection.

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Topics: Mark L. Vincent, Design Group International, Executive peer-based advising, Maestro-level Leaders, The Third Turn, Kristin Evenson, executive leadership development, Dawn Yoder Graber, Deanna Rolffs

One year later....

Posted by Mark L. Vincent on Jul 15, 2021 8:15:00 AM

It’s now a year since we launched Maestro-level leaders.

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Topics: leadership succession, Mark L. Vincent, Design Group International, executive develpment, Executive peer-based advising, succession planning, Maestro-level Leaders, The Third Turn, The Third Turn Podcast, Kristin Evenson

Shifting a Founder's Life Force

Posted by Mark L. Vincent on Jun 17, 2021 4:31:00 AM
 
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Topics: process consulting, leadership succession, Mark L. Vincent, Design Group International, Executive Development, Executive peer-based advising, executive learning, succession planning, The Third Turn, The Third Turn Podcast, Kristin Evenson, stewardship of a successor

Opportunities/Challenges: Calculating the Value

Posted by Mark L. Vincent on Feb 19, 2020 9:00:00 AM
A growing number of CEOs participate in some form of round-table discussion. Some are half days each month, some whole days, some far less frequent. Some tie to specific industry groups, or perhaps they are an appendage of the Chamber of Commerce or local community college business center. Several of my Design Group International colleagues are privileged to be Executive Chairs for round tables like these. For example,I run one that draws across greater Milwaukee. Phil Bergey has launched one in Lancaster, PA.
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Topics: process consulting, Financial Leadership, organizational development muse, Convene, Mark L. Vincent, Design Group International, behavioral economics, steward leadership, organizational problem solving, organizational decision making, Executive peer-based advising, long term decision making, society for process consulting

Respite and Renewed Focus

Posted by Mark L. Vincent on Nov 5, 2015 6:00:00 AM

My postings to this blog have been minimal in 2015, and almost nothing since the summer began.

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Topics: process consulting, executive coaching, leadership development, Mark L. Vincent, Design Group International, deep transformation, CEO peer-based advising,, peer-based executive teams, Executive peer-based advising, executive learning

Loving leaders into their steward vocation

Posted by Mark L. Vincent on May 18, 2015 6:00:00 AM

My family story is one of holding our household together through my wife's long battle with leiomyosarcoma. Eighteen occurrences in sixteen years is a lot for anyone. We've made it this far, raising our children and now enjoying being grandparents, while building Design Group International, completing research projects related to graduate education, and finding ways to enjoy life, however constricted it might feel.

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Topics: process design, process consulting, becoming a steward leader, executive coaching, stewardship based leadership, Convene, peer-based consulting teams, Mark L. Vincent, Design Group International, steward leadership, leiomyosarcoma, Executive Development, Peer-based advising, peer-based executive teams, Executive peer-based advising

CEO time & task management: writing the don't do list

Posted by Mark L. Vincent on Jul 14, 2014 1:00:00 PM

Let us admit that the temptation in the cartoon at right is faced by executive leaders everywhere!

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Topics: process design, Art of Agreement, executive leadership, peer-based consulting teams, Mark L. Vincent, Design Group International, organizational wisdom, organizational decision making, Executive Development, Executive peer-based advising

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