Jacquelyn Freedman , MBA -Founder
Jackie Freedman’s fascination with great leadership started early. In her first position, she was responsible for a staff of over 100 and saw firsthand how leadership’s attitudes affected people’s performance and corporate results. Today, Jackie is a leadership expert who equips business owners with the skills and insight they need to successfully navigate growth. She is a consultant, speaker, facilitator and author of the book Updraft: The Aerodynamics of Great Leadership. She has worked with a wide variety of organizations including Merck & Co., Dun & Bradstreet and J.P. Morgan. She earned her Master’s degree in Business from Rutgers Business School and her Bachelor’s degree from Tufts University.
The Aerodynamics of Great Leadership
Jacquelyn Freedman, the founder of Delta-V Strategies consulting firm, has had a fascination with outstanding leadership. In her journey as a leader, she saw firsthand how leadership’s attitudes affected people’s performance and corporate results. As an avid bird watcher, Jackie noticed the perfect formation in geese’s seasonal migration and wondered how the flock follows the lead goose in such perfection. She translates the similarities in her book Updraft eloquently. In this podcast episode, Jackie explains the core leadership purpose: to shape, challenge, and develop the individuals who seek to follow you. You don’t want to miss this episode!
What you will learn:
What is updraft, and how does it relate to leadership?
What makes you worthy of being followed?
What is the job of leadership?
Sustaining the wind beneath your wings