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R.T. from Minnesota is working to transform Minnesota by ‘empowering small businesses owned by entrepreneurs of color to thrive.’.

R.T. Rybak is a seasoned leader whose dedication to Minnesota's growth and inclusivity has left a lasting impact. With a diverse background that includes roles as the mayor of Minneapolis, a reporter, and an economic development director, Rybak possesses the experience and expertise needed to unite and transform the state. Their commitment to addressing racial gaps in education led them to lead Generation Next, a civic organization focused on creating career pathways for young people of color.

One of Rybak's proudest achievements is the development of career pathways for young adults, demonstrated through their involvement in initiatives like the STEP Up summer job program and the ConNextMSP network. By equipping young people with valuable skills and opportunities, Rybak has been at the forefront of empowering Minnesota's youth. Additionally, Rybak's current role at the Minneapolis Foundation allows them to partner with non-profits, businesses, and individuals to invest around $100 million annually into the community.

In line with their unwavering dedication to inclusivity, Rybak is currently focused on assembling $50 million to support small businesses, particularly those owned by entrepreneurs of color in Minneapolis and the surrounding area. By providing financial support and resources to these businesses, Rybak aims to foster economic growth while addressing historical inequities. With their vast experience and visionary approach, Rybak's leadership offers a promising path towards a more vibrant and united Minnesota.

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R.T.'s work aligns with 5 of the United Nations.
Sustainable Development Goals.

To end poverty, protect the planet, and ensure prosperity for all - R.T.’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.

R.T. will cut through "Minnesota Nice” by sharing ‘their’ personality.

This is an AI generated perspective of R.T.’s personality. Research indicates accuracy of 95% for anyone with an online social presence.

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R.T. is likely to thrive in chaos, with a preference for shaping new ideas and taking calculated risks.


OVERVIEW:

When selling to R.T. keep it high-level and avoid bringing in too many details. Try to focus the conversation on what the product can offer them and what impact if will have on their goals.

What comes naturally to R.T.

  • Elevating new ideas

  • Taking big risks

  • Finding ways around the rules


COMMUNICATON:

R.T. 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 R.T.

  • Stick to the big picture

  • Be less polished and more dynamic

  • Emphasize the future


MOTIVATION:

R.T. 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 R.T.

  • Thinking on their feet

  • Opportunities to perform and entertain

  • Experiencing new things


WORK:

R.T. 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 R.T.

  • Set ambitious team goals

  • Don't assign them to routine tasks

  • Hit the ground running on a new project

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

R.T.’s Fingerprint is created by mining 100+ public websites to create an index of weighted terms from R.T.’s online activity.

President And CEO

The Minneapolis Foundation

Generation Next

Education

Economic Development

Director

Vice President

Internet Broadcast

Publisher

Marketing

Internet Marketing

Strategist

Individuals

Business

Organizations

Management

Administration

Facilitate Grantmaking

Drive Research

Advocacy

Leadership

Data Analysis

Community Engagement

President And CEO

The Minneapolis Foundation

Generation Next

Education

Economic Development

Director

Vice President

Internet Broadcast

Publisher

Marketing

Internet Marketing

Strategist

Individuals

Business

Organizations

Management

Administration

Facilitate Grantmaking

Drive Research

Advocacy

Leadership

Data Analysis

Community Engagement

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 youThe Minneapolis Foundationfor supporting United We Transform!

How can R.T. 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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