**First in a series relating to a recent “experiment” in succession planning At Vantage Point, we love a good experiment. Recently, that sprit has led to some new adventures – and lessons learned – in the areas of leadership development, team building and succession planning.
By Aaron Sanderson, Next Leaders Network Leadership Team Most of us agree the health and wellness of our not-for-profit organizations is inextricably tied to our quality of life. Our not-for-profits bring us together in spirit, education, artistic expression, health and wellness, sport and advocacy. The collective efforts of these groups, and their supporters, truly make Vancouver a world-class city.
KC has recently joined Vantage Point on a part-time basis to steward our Advanced Learning Opportunities When I began my contract with Vantage Point I knew part of my role would be to coordinate and manage our advanced learning portfolio. I never expected to learn and be inspired right along with all of the participants!
By Lynda Gerty, Director of [we don't know yet!*] Leave of absence. Professional development. Do those two words sound the same to you? Or are they polar opposites? Luckily for me, at Vantage Point we believe the former.
"The Talent Will Take You There." Vantage Point developed this new tagline during 2011. After years of struggling with the “V-word”*, its traditional definition and many unsuccessful attempts to redefine it, we believe the word “talent” is bang-on.