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Brandon from St. Paul is working to transform Minnesota by ‘inspiring a better way to work’.

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Brandon Klein is a passionate entrepreneur and connector from St. Paul, Minnesota. He comes from a large family of 35 cousins, all of whom were born and raised in the city.

Brandon has spent 3 years at Ernst & Young, 8 years at UnitedHealth Group, 3 years making movies, 6 years in tech startups, 15 years of being a spouse, and 10 years being a parent to 3 ok kids, all of which have honed his skills as a business leader and innovator. In his current role, he is focused on connecting the right people at the right time to drive transformative change in Minnesota.

His passion for people and community has made him a driving force in the local business scene, and he continues to work tirelessly to improve the lives of those around him.

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

To end poverty, protect the planet, and ensure prosperity for all - Brandon’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.

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

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

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Brandon is likely to be comfortable with direct communication and taking calculated risks.


OVERVIEW:

Brandon tends to have a one-track mind and wants things to move quickly. Keep your pitch direct and concise by avoiding unnecessary information and tying it all back to their goals.

What comes naturally to Brandon

  • Saying something bluntly without details

  • Speaking up to get everyone back on topic in a meeting

  • Driving others to action


COMMUNICATON:

Brandon 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 Brandon

  • Don't be afraid to disagree

  • Keep conversation brief

  • Get right to the bottom line


MOTIVATION:

Brandon 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 Brandon

  • Taking charge

  • Ambitious goals

  • Challenges


WORK:

Brandon 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 Brandon

  • Give him a chance to take charge

  • Stay focused on the bottom line

  • Get used to a fast work pace

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

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

Chief Collaboration Officer

World Economic Forum Feel

education

community development

health site

Tesco PLC

documentary film

change leader

Arab League

real world applications

blog posts

Teams & Communities

multiple Universities

Future

Data

Fortune

G20

Design Thinking

Facilitation

Future of Work

Change Management

Collaboration

Chief Collaboration Officer

World Economic Forum Feel

education

community development

health site

Tesco PLC

documentary film

change leader

Arab League

real world applications

blog posts

Teams & Communities

multiple Universities

Future

Data

Fortune

G20

Design Thinking

Facilitation

Future of Work

Change Management

Collaboration

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 Difference Consultingfor supporting United We Transform!

How can Brandon 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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5/5 Social leader

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