October 21, 2019
“Why I want to [be in the impact space] is to make the world a better place than it was yesterday.” — Avery Konda
In this episode, we talk about what it takes to be a great leader especially when leading teams through systemic change. We also talk about work-life optimization and how Avery has experimented with creating positive habits for himself. He has a big heart in impact and shares some tips and tricks about how you can make a positive impact in investments with a few bucks here and there. Enjoy!
About Avery: Avery is all about positive business, impact investing, and #SocialImpactEverywhere. He is 23 years old, a podcast host, and an impact investor in social purpose startups; all of which have a bottom line or mandate for positive impact.
Avery is the Chief Community Engagement Officer for Tandempark, the first ecosystem of its kind to share community action, build your team of change catalysts, and help your programs thrive. Through tracking civic engagement data, we are helping to build capacity, enhance sustainability, and magnify the social impact you have by helping your community work together like never before.
In Avery's spare time he volunteers for organizations like Startup Barrie, JA Central Ontario, and the League of Innovators; he also works as a contributor for the Sandbox Centre; and travels for public speaking engagements on social impact, youth in philanthropy, and leadership excellence.
You can find him at: LinkedIn & FB @ Avery Konda Podcast: The Social Impactors Podcast