Embracing Innovation: The Power of Proactive Conflict Resolution with Betsy Block PCC ACTC MPP

In this episode of Milestone Moments in Business & Leadership, host Sheila Slick welcomes Betsy Block, PCC ACTC MPP, owner of B3 Coach, as a guest. With over 13 years of experience as a chief coach catalyst, specializing in guiding small and mid-size nonprofits and their supporting leaders and coaches, Betsy shares her diverse career journey, highlighting her transition from telecommunications software development to public policy and coaching.

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The episode emphasizes the proactive resolution of conflicts and the importance of fostering a culture that embraces creative conflict for continuous improvement, whether in struggling or successful teams.

Betsy identifies three key success traits: synthesis, bravery, and catalyzing change. Practical listening tips, a values-centric approach during conflicts, and Betsy’s future milestone of championing positive conflict in the social sector are also discussed.

Connect with Betsy on LinkedIn, explore her Medium page, and visit b3coach.com for more information. Stay tuned for potential guitar performances in future episodes. Subscribe to Milestone Moments for more inspiring stories and insights.

Key Takeaways:

Proactive Conflict Resolution:

Betsy emphasizes the importance of addressing conflicts proactively and creating a culture that fosters creative conflict for innovation.

Continuous Improvement for All Teams:

Betsy works with both struggling teams and successful ones, highlighting the importance of continuous improvement for every organization.

Success Traits:

Betsy attributes her success to three key traits: synthesis, the ability to weave ideas together; bravery, fearlessly addressing tough issues; and catalyzing change.

Effective Listening Techniques:

Practical listening tips include repeating what others say and finding the 2% of an idea that can be accepted even if there is disagreement.

Values-Centric Approach:

During conflicts, Betsy encourages teams to return to shared values, especially in purpose and mission alignment, to navigate challenges collaboratively.

Future Milestone:

Betsy’s upcoming goal is to become a champion of positive conflict and creative innovation in the social sector while continuing her coaching practice.

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Connect with Betsy Block:

Listeners are invited to connect with Betsy on LinkedIn, explore her Medium page, and learn more about her coaching services on b3coach.com.

Stay tuned for the next episode as we continue to uncover the milestone moments that lead to success.

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