Mindy is a go-getter. She gets things done. You'd think someone with this temperament wouldn't have time for other's opinions, but you'd be wrong. Collaborating and connecting are a vital part of how Mindy accomplishes things. Listen to this episode as Mike talks to Mindy about the power of connecting and collaborating in her role as President/Executive Director of the Jackson County Chamber of Commerce and Experience Jackson.
“There is very little in this day and age that hasn’t already been tried. So, why not learn from the people that did it.” (6:57)
“What roadblocks . . . will I run into that I don’t even see coming?” (7:17)
“What are we not going to do?” (14:44)
“Try to use my two ears more than my one mouth.” (15:51)
(5:08) How the chamber transferred lessons learned from Midtown Detroit. (10:00) How to measure movement. (11:06) Barriers to movement.
TIP OF THE WEEK:
Establish "check points" in your project timeline to stop and see who's still with you. If key players have dropped out, find out why and adjust your strategy.