NXST Partner talks leadership in interview with BridgePrep

By September 27, 2019 News

Next Street Partner Charisse Conanan Johnson recently joined Renee Ross on the BridgePrep podcast to talk about the importance of building relationships, intellectual curiosity, and honing your craft.

Charisse shares what a day-in-the-life of a Partner at Next Street looks like, talks about the Chicago Small Business Ecosystem Assessment as a recent example of our work, and shares what she thinks are the two most important skills a good leader needs. She also shares some of the challenges to working in a leadership position, including managing competing priorities and roles, and provides advice for young people interested in pursuing a career in problem-solving. Listen in to hear her three recommendations for aspiring mission-driven consultants.