Seth Kahan's Opening Remarks - 2015 Grand Challenge Summit
This excerpt from the inaugural Grand Challenge Summit held for association executives, volunteer leaders, and staff rising stars was held in Washington DC, March 2015. Seth talks about Grand Challenges outside the association space, the rate of change, and creating the future.
Seth Kahan on Future Trends and HR
The global mindset, Internet of Things, pay equity for women, cultural diversity as a core asset, emerging nations coming online, and the corporate shift from profit-centric to knowledge and impact centric. These are some of the coming trends HR has to be ready to face, support, and enrich. Read more at RiseofHR.com
Seth Kahan interviews Robert Nelson
Robert Nelson was CEO of the National Coffee Association for 18 years. He has unique experience designing and running Grand Challenges for the NCA and elsewhere. Today Robert is principal of NCS Strategies. Robert will be joining us all day at the Grand Challenge Summit on March 20.
Seth Kahan interviews Chris McEntee
Chris McEntee, the American Geophysical Union's CEO and executive director, talks with me about the Thriving Earth Exchange, which is their Grand Challenge. She shares about how the idea began, its purpose, how she knew it was the right thing to pursue, and what it will do for AGU.
Seth Kahan interviews David Gammel
David Gammel, the Entomological Society of America's executive director, talks about his leadership style, organizational culture, the International Congress of Entomology, and his plans for partnering with other organizations to address issues of global import.
Seth Kahan on Inflection Points
Inflection points are decisive shifts between you and the market. They can be imposed upon you, and you can create them. The best leaders leverage inflection points for success.