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The Keys to Scaling: It’s More Than Just an Experienced CEO

(May 16, 2024) Scaling a company is a significant milestone that many businesses aspire to achieve. However, the common misconception is that it takes an experienced CEO at the helm to successfully navigate this crucial phase. In reality, scaling has more to do with readiness, purpose, and a specific set of required leadership traits and skills that often shift as the company grows and matures. Understanding the evolving competencies required for scaling and ensuring the right leadership and skill sets are in place are what truly determines a company’s success.

In this enlightening session our panel, moderated by Robert C. Satterwhite and John McFarland of Odgers Berndtson, delves into the intricacies of scaling beyond the boardroom. They were joined by Jessica E. Deckinger, founder & CEO of Mint Marketing; Jeff Ward, CEO at Guardian Fall and Jason Osterhage, president + chief executive officer at Everwise Credit Union. Tune into this insightful webinar to uncover the pivotal roles of readiness, purpose, and evolving leadership competencies that define the success of scaling endeavors.