Connectual intelligence isn't a word, but we think it should be. Monica Moser, president and CEO of Jackson Community Foundation teaches us this concept and how connecting community leaders has created a cradle to career educational model in Jackson that's being talked about across the country.
“You’re never done. When you think you’ve got something figured out and you’ve put some things into place, you realize you have to disrupt it all over again.” (3:05)
“Almost every conversation could potentially be a difficult conversation.” (5:36)
“We're building a community of leaders that trust one another. Even if it’s a hard conversation to have the conversation.” (11:16)
(3:41) Cradle to career educational model (collective impact model of systems change).
(6:03) How to prepare for disruption.
(7:26) The power of looking in the rearview mirror to celebrate success.
(12:53) Failing forward.
(17:20) Define the best unword “conceptual intelligence."
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