Polly LaBarre is the founding writer of Fast Company and the co-author of Mavericks at Work. Polly helps leaders create organizations that are fit for the future , helps change the way organizations do change and create cultures that unleash imagination, passion and initiative of everyone.
Carey Lohrenz, was the 1st Female F-14 Tomcat Fighter Pilot, flying Missions Worldwide as a Combat-Mission-Ready United States Aircraft Carrier Navy Pilot. She has appeared on CNN, MSNBC, NBC, CBS, ABC, NPR, TIME Magazine, Huffington Post, and is author of 'Fearless Leadership: High-Performance Lessons from the Flight Deck'.
The world is changing and human beings are evolving rapidly. Business-as-usual will no longer work. Raj’s inspiring and original research shows that companies rooted in higher purpose and built on love and care outperform dramatically financially while creating many kinds of value for all stakeholders, including society and the planet.
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As the founder and CEO of five tech companies, Josh Linkner built his businesses from a blank page into a combined value of over $200 million. As a hyper-growth CEO of over 20 years, he’s used innovative approaches to topple competitors, fight through adversity, and achieve at the highest levels.
In addition to his own startups, Linkner has been involved with the launch, growth, or financing of over 100 other companies. He has helped raise over $150 million of venture capital, and has mentored leaders and entrepreneurs through the struggles of explosive growth. He is the founding partner of Detroit Venture Partners, investing in tech startups as a platform to help rebuild his beloved hometown of Detroit, Michigan.
Lisa Ford has over 20 years of experience presenting to businesses, associations and government.As the creator of “How to Give Exceptional Customer Service,” the #1 selling training series, Lisa is best known for her work in the areas of customer service. Her other training resources include “Developing a Customer Retention Program” and “Building a Customer Driven Organization: The Manager’s Role and Personal Power.” She has also customized numerous training programs for clients to use in their ongoing education efforts. Her most popular book is Exceptional Customer Service: Exceed Customer Expectations to Build Loyalty and Boost Profits.