This morning we had an informative and productive breakfast meeting with executive business leaders. In attendance at this mornings meeting were:
Allison Taylor Accelerent
Lisa Riley Delta Business Advisors
Lorraine Tallman Amanda Hope Rainbow Angels
Amanda Grote Benefit Commerce Group
Mike O’Donnell City Wide Facility Solutions
Gina Kesler Impact Employee Solutions
Karen Goade-Caves KACO Warehouse Outfitters
Greg Mader Open Source Integrators
Stacey Fischer Senior Resource Connectors
Lynne King Smith Vistage Worldwide
It’s a fantastic way to start the day! It’s always beneficial to connect with other industry leaders and professionals, share insights, and collaborate. Accelerent’s platform allows us to learn from each other, gain insights into different markets, and build mutually beneficial relationships.
To make the most out of such events, here are a few key takeaways:
- Industry Trends: We were updated with the latest trends and technological advancements in various industries. This information gives us a competitive edge and helps us innovate.
- Expanding Network: Knowing who to call to help a client is critical. Building relationships with other business leaders opens up new opportunities for collaboration, partnerships, or mentorship.
- Customer Insights: Understanding customer/client behavior from different perspectives helps us strategize. We apply this knowledge to improve our client experience.
- Personal Development: Such meetings also provide opportunities for personal growth. We enhance our leadership skills, learn about different business models, and improve problem-solving skills.
- Inspiration: Sharing success stories and learning about how others overcame challenges provides great inspiration. It helps us think creatively and even sparks new ideas or opportunities for our businesses.
- Problem-solving: Sometimes, a fresh pair of eyes can see solutions to problems that have been troubling us. Getting input from business leaders from different backgrounds can provide a broader perspective and potential solutions.
On a final note, we strongly believe that these meetings are not just about taking, but also about giving. Our experiences, contacts and insights help each other grow. We grow stronger when we actively contribute to the collective knowledge and support each other’s successes.