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Ben from Minnesota is working to transform Minnesota by ‘implementing innovative solutions that address pressing social and environmental challenges.’.

Ben Aase is a passionate and dedicated individual who calls Minnesota his home. With an impressive background in various leadership positions, Ben is determined to unite and transform the state for the better. His extensive involvement in numerous organizations such as the Cargill Foundation and Impact Hub MSP reflects his commitment to driving positive change in Minnesota.

As a board director and investment committee member of the Cargill Foundation, Ben understands the importance of supporting local communities and addressing critical issues. His experience in evaluating and selecting impactful projects will undoubtedly play a crucial role in identifying initiatives that can uplift Minnesota and its people.

Furthermore, Ben's co-founding of Impact Hub MSP and the Minneapolis Professional Chapter of Net Impact showcases his focus on collaboration and innovation. By bringing together a diverse range of professionals and entrepreneurs, he aims to foster an environment where ideas can flourish, leading to tangible positive outcomes for the state.

With his tenacity and unwavering dedication, Minnesota can expect Ben Aase to be a driving force in promoting unity and progress. His past recognition as a Power 50 by Minnesota Business Magazine is a testament to his leadership abilities and the potential he possesses to bring about transformative change. By leveraging his experience and networks, Ben will undoubtedly contribute to addressing the pressing issues that Minnesota faces and helping to create a brighter future for all its residents.

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Ben's work aligns with 5 of the United Nations.
Sustainable Development Goals.

To end poverty, protect the planet, and ensure prosperity for all - Ben’s work contributes towards the 5 United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.

There is no point of United We Transform and working smart locally if we don’t connect to our wider humanity.

Ben will cut through "Minnesota Nice” by sharing ‘their’ personality.

This is an AI generated perspective of Ben’s personality. Research indicates accuracy of 95% for anyone with an online social presence.

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Ben tends to be outgoing and decisive, with a preference for shaping new ideas.


OVERVIEW:

Ask about Ben's goals or vision when selling to them and find a way to weave it into your pitch. Demonstrate how your product or idea will help them get there.

What comes naturally to Ben

  • Elevating new ideas

  • Finding ways around the rules

  • Taking big risks


COMMUNICATON:

Ben is likely to be assertive and bold. They are likely to appreciate when others are confident and to-the-point. Push for your ideas or opinions, but be prepared to support your reasoning.

When speaking to Ben

  • Emphasize the future

  • Stick to the big picture

  • Be less polished and more dynamic


MOTIVATION:

Ben is often motivated by ambitious goals and exciting competition. They tend to find value in achievement and feel energized when they accomplish something great.

What motivates Ben

  • Opportunities to perform and entertain

  • Thinking on their feet

  • Bold ideas


WORK:

Ben likes challenge, so don’t hesitate to call them out. They can have a big personality, so don’t be shy if you’re feeling overwhelmed. Speak up and get their attention. Expect some friendly competition, but know that they are focused on the team’s best interest. Take confident action to earn their respect and keep it by delivering on promises and discovering new opportunities.

When working with Ben

  • Don't assign them to routine tasks

  • Set ambitious team goals

  • Let them take the lead

By publishing their virtual Fingerprint, allows others to get to know them a little better.

Ben’s Fingerprint is created by mining 100+ public websites to create an index of weighted terms from Ben’s online activity.

tax services

audit

wealth advisory

development

evaluation

client acquisition

nonprofit

outsourcing

digital services

Principal

Account Manager

CLA

financial

corporation

implementation

professional development

coordination

accounting

investment

leadership

Management

tax services

audit

wealth advisory

development

evaluation

client acquisition

nonprofit

outsourcing

digital services

Principal

Account Manager

CLA

financial

corporation

implementation

professional development

coordination

accounting

investment

leadership

Management

We share this information in order to break down silos, enable learning from others and empower collaboration across Minnesota.

A quick pause to thank our employers:

We can represent as individuals. But we also need to connect our companies, their products and budgets to transform….

How can we influence the media with our corporate budgets to make the changes necessary in our state?

Please check out my organizations website to see if it could serve yours.

Thank youCLA (CliftonLarsonAllen)for supporting United We Transform!

How can Ben extended network contribute to enhancing local efforts?

To collaborate better, we need to connect across silos. We need to connect better within silos. Often times the best answer is just a cubicle away that you never would have thought of. Sometimes it is an ocean away.

We are now simply providing people here to help you connect and be more successful in your career, but right now… for Minnesota!

Vincent Pecararo
Digital Transformation Leader, Department of Defense


KEYWORDS
Digital Transformation
Daycare Management
Contracting
B21

PRESUADE WITH
Kindness
Contracting details
Concrete evidence
Sincerity

DIGITAL RATING

12

Colter Lease
Art Director, Creative Lead, theDifference Consulting



KEYWORDS
Photoshop
Art Direction
Spray Pain Art
Artificial Intelligence

PRESUADE WITH
Creativity
Art
Design
Parenthood

DIGITAL RATING

36

Nathalia Luna
Solution Designer, theDifference Consulting



KEYWORDS
Data science
Graphs
Design Thinking
Real Time Work

PRESUADE WITH
Travel
Remote Working
Real time feedback
Quick thinking

DIGITAL RATING

45

Jack Burgess
Facilitator, theDifference Consulting



KEYWORDS
Landscape Painting
Skateboards
Facilitation
Design Methodology

PRESUADE WITH
Rural settings
Artistic Influence
MGT Models
Low tech

DIGITAL RATING

22

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1/5 No social presense
2/5 Very little or inaccurate social data
3/5 Has details but doesn’t post/share/comment often
4/5 Active and accurate
5/5 Social leader

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