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Welcome to Mission Forward Season 2

By Pete Wright | January 18, 2021

This season, we’re inviting you to join us for a series of conversations to get us thinking, and keep us moving —together. We’ve got a great line up of folks; from an ultra-endurance athlete to a futurist, a culture expert, authors, and social entrepreneurs — all of whom have been challenging business as usual, using creative strategies to press forward even as industries, priorities, and the world changes.

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About Mission Forward

The Mission Forward podcast, hosted by social impact leader and B Corp CEO Carrie Fox, explores how big ideas in social change take hold. Listen in as we explore how foundations, philanthropists, corporate, and community leaders are challenging the way things get done in order to move missions forward, in meaningful and memorable ways.

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Welcome to Mission Forward Season 2

January 18, 2021

This season, we’re inviting you to join us for a series of conversations to get us thinking, and keep us moving —together. We’ve got a great line up of folks; from an ultra-endurance athlete to a futurist, a culture expert, authors, and social entrepreneurs — all of whom have been challenging business as usual, using creative strategies to press forward even as industries, priorities, and the world changes.

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For over two decades as publisher, Alex Orfinger worked to develop a strong identity for the region’s business sector. After a brief stint away, he is now back at the publication as Market President and Publisher, leading the paper and doubling down on the city that he loves. In the face of great local and national challenges alike, he sees a role for the Journal.

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If there’s one thing that 2020 has taught us, it’s that dual transformation is key to sustaining organizations in 2021 and beyond. This week, Ken Zakalik, Director of Innovation at ALSAC/St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, joins us to share how his team looks into the future in the spirit of constant innovation in three core areas—culture, strategy, and opportunities.

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This week, before we can dismantle inequality in financial systems, we must understand our roles in these systems. Karen Wawrzaszek is here to help us unpack the complexity of these systems.

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