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Episode 160 – the Impression 5 case study, part 2

By on Jan 22, 2018 in Behavior, Board Leadership, Board of Directors, Board President, Change, Collaboration, Connect, Customer Expectations, Fundamentals, Leadership, Market Relevance, Move, Podcast, Reinvention, Simplify, Stakeholders | 0 comments

This is the second part of the Impression 5 reinvention case study with Noah Smith, Partner, Capital Services, Inc. (Listen to part 1 here.) Part 2 covers how the I-5 team used the PureReinvention fundamentals simplify, connect and move to attain the incredible growth they have enjoyed in recent years. QUOTE IT   “We got away from distractions.” (5:10)  ...

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Episode 159 – the Impression 5 case study, part 1

By on Jan 15, 2018 in Accountability, Association Culture, Board Leadership, Board President, Change, Collaboration, Disruption, Fundamentals, Growth, Market Relevance, Move, Passion, Plan, Podcast, Purposeful Disruption, Reinvention, Risk, Simplify | 0 comments

    The Impression 5 Science Center in Lansing, Michigan has seen a tremendous turnaround over the last few years under the leadership of Noah Smith. Listen as Mike and Noah discuss how I5’s board applied the PureReinvention fundamentals to position the organization into the growth phase that it has enjoyed in recent years. QUOTE IT   “People...

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Episode 129 Cindy Bowen and Deanna Richeson – seeing ahead of your members

By on Jun 19, 2017 in Accountability, Association Culture, Associations, Board Leadership, Board of Directors, Board President, Change, Collaboration, Committees, Connect, Growth, Lead by Action, Leadership, Ownership, Passion, Plan, Podcast, Vision, Women in Leadership |

  http://traffic.libsyn.com/purereinvention/Episode_129_MLTA_Deanna_Richeson_and_Cindy_Bowen.mp3   The relationship between a board of directors and a CEO is often undefined and can change based on the management style of the leadership. This week we explore a successful case of board leadership working in tandem with their new CEO as we talk with Cindy...

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Episode 128 – Deanna Richeson – pushing for quantum growth

By on Jun 12, 2017 in Accountability, Associations, Board Leadership, Board of Directors, Board President, Collaboration, Committees, Leadership, Ownership, Podcast, Reinvention, Risk, Vision, Women in Leadership | 0 comments

  http://traffic.libsyn.com/purereinvention/Episode_128_Deanna_Richeson_Final.mp3   Deanna Richeson has accomplished a lot in her first year at the Michigan Lodging and Tourism Association. The association’s annual conference set a record for attendance and she initiated a workforce development job fair that attracted over 400 attendees. That’s...

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Episode 051 – Noah Smith – Developing a Solid Board – Executive Relationship

Episode 051 – Noah Smith – Developing a Solid Board – Executive Relationship

By on Nov 9, 2015 in Accountability, Associations, Board Leadership, Board of Directors, Board President, Change, Collaboration, Connect, Disruption, Lead by Action, Leadership, Market Relevance, Move, Ownership, Passion, Podcast, Reinvention, Risk, Stakeholders, Strategic Planning, Vision | 0 comments

If you’re struggling with how to influence change at the board level, or how to develop a solid board/executive relationship, you do not want to miss this episode. Get your pen and paper ready, because you’ll want to jot down some takeaways of your own. In Episode 051, Noah Smith, board president at Impression 5 Science Center and partner at Capitol Services, gets...

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Episode 033 Cindy Kosloski and Jim Magnotta – Aligning CEO and Board of Directors

Episode 033 Cindy Kosloski and Jim Magnotta – Aligning CEO and Board of Directors

By on Jul 6, 2015 in Association Culture, Associations, Board Leadership, Board of Directors, Board President, Change, Disruption, Failure, Ownership, Podcast, Risk, Simplify, Teamwork, Women in Leadership | 0 comments

  Alignment between an association’s Board and the CEO can be a very powerful thing. Cindy Kosloski, chief executive officer of the Home Builders Association (HBA) of Greater Lansing & Jim Magnotta, HBA of Greater Lansing board president and founder of Magnotta Builders & Remodelers, have found the sweet spot between strategy and execution. In...

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