Tuesday @ TEF
Ryan McCarty, Co-Founder, Culture of Good
World-famous co-founder of CultureOfGood.com Ryan McCarty will join us to emcee a morning series focused on current and next-generation leadership. He'll begin with an eye-opening session on ramping up the culture at your company and then guide us through various leadership topics designed to leave you inspired to make some changes for the good.
8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Connect your WHY with your WHAT
Imagine what your world would be like if all employees were given permission to care about not just their job but also their colleagues, your customers and a cause they are most passionate about in life. Ryan McCarty will explore how you can free up your employees to become even more passionate about the company culture while making a change for the greater good of your community.
9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Reskilling the Workforce
Your future depends on your workforce, and you need to assess if current skills align with future needs. Learn how to retool your company for success into the future by aligning staff, skills, tools and tasks.
Camilla Formica, Vice President of Sales and Business Development, Jones NCTI
10:15 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.
Attracting Talent to Your Company and Your Community
The hardest part of keeping technology experts in your community is maintaining and growing the necessary talent. Hear how your peers are deepening their benches of talent within the company, as well as growing the community by participating in local economic development initiatives.
David Hengel, Executive Director, Greater Bemidji
Gary Johnson, CEO, Paul Bunyan Communications
Chad Young, CEO, Norvado
11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Putting it All Together to Become the Telco of the Future
You've got the components in place, now you need to put it all together. Over the past year, a small group of telco CEOs have been gathering to examine the future of the industry and tackle some shared challenges. Hear their report on how the combination of our strengths can guide us to a successful future.
Kristi Westbrock, Assistant GM & COO, Consolidated Telecommunications
Seth Arndorfer, CEO, Dakota Carrier Network
Eric Cramer, CEO, Wilkes Communications & River Street Networks