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The Year of Satisfaction, The Influence Ecology Newsletter, Transactional Competence™, Transactionalism

Welcome to the Year of Satisfaction

Influence Ecology Co-Founder and CEO John Patterson Influence Ecology Co-Founder and Chairman Kirkland Tibbels Welcome to the Year of Satisfaction The Influence Ecology Newsletter January 2020 In 2019, I received a thyroid cancer diagnosis, and Kirkland struggled with symptoms he humorously refers to as his ‘brain damage.’ We both sought treatment and continue to do so, and while we are doing well, there is nothing like a health scare to alert you to the timeliness of living (or wasting) a satisfying life. Dealing with these concerns offered a unique perspective in preparing for the 2020 Year of Satisfaction. We’re both less tolerant…

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Sterling Hawkins, The Influence Ecology Podcast, Transactional Competence, Transactionalism

The Innovation Gap with Sterling Hawkins

Sterling Hawkins grew up a fifth-generation retailer, having to master the intersection of human behavior and technology under extreme competition. In 2004, he co-founded, launched and sold his first technology company, Convena, where he developed innovative approaches to beat competition, handle high-growth and achieve performance no matter the obstacles. He went on to be involved with the launch, growth and investment in over 50 companies. Today, Sterling reviews over 1,000 new technology companies every year further refining the keys to realizing breakthrough innovation and giving back that experience as a mentor to leading entrepreneurs working through exponential growth. He is…

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2020 Satisfaction Syllabus, The Influence, Transactional Competence™, Transactionalism

Satisfaction Syllabus

The 2020 Satisfaction Syllabus Our Fitness to Be Satisfied The Influence Ecology Membership Program provides the education, structure, and environment required to develop our transactional fitness. For competence, knowing requires doing, and fitness requires practice. The 2020 Satisfaction Syllabus is an outline of the subjects in the course of study this year. Members study, practice, and apply each study module per month. Members enjoy uninterrupted access to your existing program modules, help from our faculty and advanced participants, and inclusion in our global membership. Co-Founder John Patterson leads the monthly one-hour Membership webinar sessions that include new content, advanced peers, guest speakers, and special…

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César Idrovo, The Influence Ecology Podcast, Transactional Competence, Transactionalism

A Leadership Hypothesis with César Idrovo

César Idrovo is a Business Agility Consultant based in the San Francisco Bay Area. His clients span North America, Europe, and South America and range from startups to companies in the Fortune top 10. He helps leaders generate valuable outcomes in the market by embracing and taking advantage of business uncertainty. His focus is to develop a highly tuned organization that responds to leadership and market signals quickly and is made up of unstoppable teams delivering great products. During his journey with Influence Ecology, he's overcome prior sacrifices and developed a leadership framework for professionals based on deliberate practice. His…

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