About the webinar
The Grit Factor: Succeeding in Times of Challenge and Change, brings audiences into each element of The Grit Triad, developed from years of research into what makes leaders successful. This three-part framework is what your organization needs for the most difficult challenges. It is made up of the foundation of story and purpose, the deep engagement in the present from team building to mindset, and the view of looking to the future with audacity and adaptability.
Shannon Huffman Polson
Award-winning author of The Grit Factor: Courage, Resilience and Leadership in the Most Male Dominated Organization in the World (Harvard Business Review Press, 2020) and a leadership speaker on grit and purpose who keeps audiences on the edges of their seats and inspires leaders at every level to excel. Polson studied English literature and art history at Duke University and received her MBA from the Tuck School at Dartmouth. She became one of the first women to fly Apache helicopters, leading line units on three continents. In the corporate world, Polson led outstanding teams and worked with excellent people in the medical devices and technology industries. Shannon is the Founder and CEO of The Grit Institute, focusing on whole-leader training for organizations and individuals on grit and resilience, mindset and purpose.