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Episode 542  |  36:08 min

546. How a Leader Brings About Change and Gets Everyone on Board

Episode 542  |  36:08 min  |  02.18.2020

546. How a Leader Brings About Change and Gets Everyone on Board

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This is a podcast episode titled, 546. How a Leader Brings About Change and Gets Everyone on Board. The summary for this episode is: <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">A lack of consistency in the marketing community seems to be the only consistency. Change is constantly being thrust upon us and yet we’re still surprised when it shows up at our door. </span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">But</span> <a href= "https://www.linkedin.com/in/ruthrowan/?originalSubdomain=uk"><span style="font-weight: 400;"> Ruth Rowan</span></a> <span style="font-weight: 400;">has a different experience with change. She embraces it; she’s a biologist by academic training, started her career in banking, then wound up in publishing until she fell into marketing. Lots of change, and she welcomes it. She also</span> <em><span style= "font-weight: 400;">introduces</span></em> <span style= "font-weight: 400;">change as the global CMO at</span> <a href= "https://www.dimensiondata.com/en-us"><span style= "font-weight: 400;">Dimension Data</span></a><span style= "font-weight: 400;">. I guess you could call it a dream job. </span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">Digital transformation and change in general in any organization is difficult. But Ruth has seldom experienced resistance when leading the charge. Why? Well, that’s exactly it. She starts with</span> <em><span style= "font-weight: 400;">why. </span></em></p> <p><em>-----------</em></p> <p class="p1">Join Sangram's "<a href= "https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/how-focus-most-important-work-your-life-hint-first-90-sangram-vajre/"><span class="s1">Becoming Intentional</span></a>" newsletter for a 1 min read on how to lead professionally, grow personally, and live fully. Only available on LinkedIn.</p>

A lack of consistency in the marketing community seems to be the only consistency. Change is constantly being thrust upon us and yet we’re still surprised when it shows up at our door. 

But Ruth Rowan has a different experience with change. She embraces it; she’s a biologist by academic training, started her career in banking, then wound up in publishing until she fell into marketing. Lots of change, and she welcomes it. She also introduces change as the global CMO at Dimension Data. I guess you could call it a dream job. 

Digital transformation and change in general in any organization is difficult. But Ruth has seldom experienced resistance when leading the charge. Why? Well, that’s exactly it. She starts with why. 

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