LaVerne Council

Brilliant in 20 Ep. 5 — The human side of AI with Arthur Tisi

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LaVerne Council hosts Arthur Tisi to discuss how MeaningBot supports today’s leaders and their need to understand employees’ capability for remote work, the human side of technology and unconscious bias, and Arthur’s position as CIO for the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Brilliant in 20 Ep. 4 — Vulnerability in practice and success with Bridgette Heller

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This episode features part 2 of LaVerne’s conversation with Bridgette Heller, in which they discuss how being a Black woman contributed to Bridgette’s drive and success, how to add value as a potential board member, and more about Bridgette’s non-profit, the Shirley Proctor Puller Foundation.

Brilliant in 20 Ep. 3 — Global leadership through vulnerability with Bridgette Heller

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Brilliant in 20 returns for an in-depth conversation with Bridgette Heller, former global leader with Danone, Merck, Johnson & Johnson, and former Executive Vice President at Kraft. In part one of their conversation, LaVerne and Bridgette discuss brand identity, crisis management, and the importance of vulnerability in leadership.

Brilliant in 20 Ep. 2 — Values-based leadership with Bob McDonald and LaVerne Council

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Brilliant in 20 returns with its second episode, a conversation with Bob McDonald, former secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs, about values-based leadership, trust, and culture.

Introducing Brilliant in 20 — a podcast hosted by former VA CIO LaVerne Council

by • 2 years ago

Brilliant in 20 is a celebration of leadership, sharing the lessons learned by visionaries in a variety of fields like technology, business and government in just about 20 minutes.

Sen. Tester pushes new VA CIO James Gfrerer for priorities

by • 4 years ago

Days into Gfrerer's tenure, Tester wants "a comprehensive and prioritized list of VA IT projects”