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Podcast Episode 24 - "Talent Optimization" with Ben Nelson

Ben is the founder and CEO of Radix Leadership and the executive director of the Kewunee County Wisconsin EDC.

Dane Carlson
Dane Carlson
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Podcast Episode 24 - "Talent Optimization" with Ben Nelson
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Episode #24 of the Econ Dev Show Podcast is now live.

In this episode, Dane talks to Ben Nelson.  Ben is the founder and CEO of Radix Leadership. He specializes in helping leaders and organizations build high performing teams that achieve their goals by aligning their purpose and their people to deliver on performance. He's also the executive director of the Kewaunee County Economic Development Corporation in Wisconsin.

Listen now.


Ben's Favorite Book

The World According to Mister Rogers. I think all of us aspire to be something more.  That may be a job title, a more fit lifestyle or just gain more knowledge.  We focus so much on what we are not, and this book reminds us all that no matter where you are in your journey, you're doing well.  It reminds us to be present in the moment of those that care about us just the way we are.  Fred Rogers was known for that, and it doesn't discount the desire to be better, but it reminds us that what we are is already important as well.  I think it is a great reminder for us.

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Dane Carlson

Founder/Host of Econ Dev Show. By day: Director of Economic Development for Galveston County, Texas. Previously: World's first business blogger.