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The PureReinvention Podcast is a conversation among a community of curious thinkers willing to share their experiences as leaders working toward sustainable change. The stories they share are meant to support, challenge and inspire those who want a next-level listening experience. Tune in and be part of our community.  

Episode 177 – Sabbaticals In The Workplace

By on Nov 14, 2018 in Associations, Behavior, Connect Detroit, Lead by Action, Leadership, Podcast | 0 comments

Why The Michigan Municipal League Offers Sabbaticals The cool thing about doing a sabbatical is that it isn’t just for the person to get getting time off, but it’s for everyone around them who has to fill in. When you look taking a sabbatical and we decided to put one forward where people of a certain point in the organization get one month off –...

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Episode 176 – Chrissy Siders – It Started With Me

By on Oct 10, 2018 in Accountability, Behavior, Change, Connect: Detroit, Customer Expectations, Discovery Process, Growth, Lead by Action, Market Relevance, Ownership, Passion, Podcast, Reinvention, Women in Leadership | 0 comments

Transcript: My journey is not a fairytale journey, I think by any means. And I think that’s where my kind of explains to you somewhere I guess I saw some things, and I wanted to do some things differently. It Started With Me But most of that started with me. Because at that point in time in my life I started saying so what’s in it for me what’s in...

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Episode 175 – taking our own advice

By on May 7, 2018 in Making Space, Podcast, Purposeful Disruption, Reinvention | 0 comments

  We are taking our own advice and we are going to take a hiatus from producing weekly podcasts at PureReinvention. We have a big event coming up (Connect: Detroit on May 22 – there’s still time to register)  and all of us here feel that we need to take a step back and assess how we can best build and present future content in more digestible and...

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Episode 174 – Check In Michigan: a reinvention story

By on Apr 30, 2018 in Association Culture, Associations, Behavior, Board Leadership, Change, Collaboration, Consensus, Customer Expectations, Growth, Lead by Action, Market Relevance, Passion, Plan, Podcast, Purposeful Disruption, Reinvention, Reinvention Process, Stakeholders, Strategic Planning, Sustainable | 0 comments

    Want to see reinvention in action? Look no further than the former Michigan Lodging and Tourism Association (now Check In Michigan). They have a new and innovative executive director and a board that is dedicated to serving the next generation in the Michigan hospitality industry. They hired the firm, Advance 360 to help guide them through the initial...

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Episode 173 – the four pillars of reinvention readiness

By on Apr 23, 2018 in Podcast, Reinvention, Reinvention Process, Support Group, Sustainable, Teamwork | 0 comments

    The interviews we conducted this month profiled success stories in reinvention readiness. Both Erin Patten and Dene Westbrook were ready to take the reinvention plunge. What did they have in common? We believe that they both had the four pillars of reinvention readiness: desire, curiosity, flexibility and confidence. Everything begins with a desire to...

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Episode 172 – Erin Patten – defying all odds

By on Apr 16, 2018 in Accountability, Behavior, Change, Collaboration, Connect, Customer Expectations, Detroit, Discovery Process, Disruption, Fear, Lead by Action, Passion, Plan, Podcast, Purposeful Disruption, Reinvention, Risk, Starters, Women in Leadership | 0 comments

  Erin Patten is very accomplished with a Harvard business degree and a Kresge Fellow highlighting her impressive resume. She walked away from the standard career path to chase her dream of being an entrepreneur. In January 2018 she launched DaO Detroit. DaO stands for “defy all odds” and Erin personifies that sentiment.   QUOTE IT   “[My...

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