In a new episode of the Serve to Lead podcast, Katherine Gehl shares insights and observations from her important new book, The Politics Industry: How Political Innovation Can Break Partisan Gridlock and Save Our Democracy, co-authored with Harvard Business School professor Michael E. Porter.
Katherine Gehl, is a business leader, writer, speaker, and political innovation activist. She was president and CEO of Gehl Foods, a $250 million, high-tech food manufacturing company in Wisconsin with approximately 350 employees. Prior to joining Gehl Foods in 2007, Gehl held a range of positions in industry and government. She holds a BA from the University of Notre Dame, an MA in education from the Catholic University of America, and an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.
Gehl recommends two books that have influenced her leadership journey: The Defining Decade: Why Your Twenties Matter–And How to Make the Most of Them Now, by Meg Jay; and Fear of Missing Out: Practical Decision-Making in a World of Overwhelming Choice, by Patrick J. McGinniss.