In a recent blog post in the “Extraordinary CEO” blog, Astor’s CEO James McQuirk has recorded a “podcast” about the importance of the role of “Ambassador in Chief.”
The CEO as Ambassador in Chief
In the video, Dr. McGuirk joins Irene Rickus, President/CEO of the Children’s Home in Tampa, Florida, in a discussion in which they explain why external/stakeholder relations is one of their top-tier CEO priorities, and why they both play the Ambassador-in-Chief role with gusto.
Jim and Irene explain that wearing the Ambassador-in-Chief hat involves not only speaking on behalf of your organization in important external forums – telling audiences about its values, vision, mission, programs, and accomplishments – but also listening carefully as a way of understanding what people, including clients, think of your organization.
Please visit ExtraordinaryCEO.com and read the entire blog post here.