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GOING FIRST

Find the courage to LEAD PURPOSEFULLY and INSPIRE ACTION

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> Harnessing Natural Wisdom to Become the Leader You Want to Be

> Managing Energy to Optimize Flow, Collaboration, and Impact for Your Team

Both events include the opportunity to observe real-time laser coaching sessions with me and my real life clients, so you can get a better sense of what it's like to work with me, and achieve 3D Performance! 

The downloadable Going First Companion Toolkit 

This document provides a starting place - intended to be customized for you - for the monthly and/or quarterly reviews of your Dashboard that will keep you on track, having the impact you seek.

Two Invite-only online events

> Harnessing Natural Wisdom to Become the Leader You Want to Be

> Managing Energy to Optimize Flow, Collaboration, and Impact for Your Team

Both events include the opportunity to observe real-time laser coaching sessions with me and my real life clients, so you can get a better sense of what it's like to work with me, and achieve 3D Performance! 

The downloadable Going First Companion Toolkit 

I'll share my very own Purposeful Growth Tracker, as well as a Favorite Resources List, to support your accountability, progress tracking, and continued learning!

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ABOUT THE BOOK

Going First: Your Invitation to Find the Courage to Lead Purposefully and Inspire Action is a call to action to CEOs, as well as other executives, investors, and aspiring leaders, who want to have more impact, build their businesses, and leave a legacy. The book provides frameworks, tools, and inspiring examples of ways to connect our work to a larger sense of purpose. It dispels the myths and misconceptions about this approach to work as a force for good, using academic research and practical experience.

Purpose Party Playbook

If you’re really serious about leading purposefully and inspiring impact, the Purpose Party Playbook is the essential companion to Going First. Listen for my take on more in this video… Essentially, we don’t change our behavior by merely reading new ideas. My framework has helped thousands of people increase their impact, and performance in three dimensions. But not without engaging with the framework, applying it to their own lives, and making it their own.

Going First explains the Spheres of Impact, Spectrum of Impact, and the Me-We-World framework to readers as a way to leverage the power of purpose to enhance their performance in work and life. The book provides a simple, step-by-step way to map the impact you have – and want to have more of – in your work and life. Going through the Spheres and Spectrum of Impact provides an Impact Dashboard, which is a critical step toward leveraging purpose to improve your well-being, performance, and life satisfaction.

The outcomes of leading and living purposefully fall into three dimensions – Me, We, and World. Specifically, in the Me dimension, leading purposefully has been shown to improve mental and physical health outcomes, including anxiety, depression, dementia, and heart disease. For teams and companies – the We dimension of the framework – purposeful leadership leads to higher levels of trust, from which engagement, productivity, and loyalty all follow. Finally, purposeful leaders connect their work to its impact on the world, improving Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) factors, that have become so important to investors, as well as consumers and employees.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Author Nell Derick Debevoise’s insights are a result of her studies at Harvard, Cambridge, Columbia and London Business Schools, as well as work with a diverse range of leaders on four continents in all sectors and a variety of industries and organization sizes and stages. The book is enriched by over 150 interviews with the CEOs and CHROs of companies ranging from Accenture to Goodwill, Benevity to Seventh Generation, and other corporates, startups, B Corps, and not-for-profits on the cutting edge of the movement toward a more inclusive, antiracist, and sustainable form of capitalism.

Nell Debevoise’s approach and methodology to purposeful leadership could not arrive at a better moment in time. In her new book, she creatively demonstrates the many concrete ways in which purpose drives performance, while providing the necessary tools for success and the inspiration required to make positive change.

– Susan McPherson, Author, The Lost Art of Connecting; Corporate Social Impact Leader

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Going First and the Playbook are also available on Amazon. BUT, I’m encouraging people to use Bookshop.org as a more values-aligned option!

I’ve distilled my learnings from over 10,000 hours of work with hundreds of leaders into a book.

It is designed to help purposeful CEOs, Chief People, HR Officers, and other people-first leaders do well by doing good. And it’s already an international Best Seller! The book’s early success confirms the HUGE opportunity we have to build a healthier and fairer form of capitalism. And my mission is to guide and gather those of you poised to do that.

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