Mentorship: A Duty To Win
Jeff Ponders, VP and Director of Innovation at Leo Burnett was shaped by mentorship he received as a young jazz musician. But Jeff thinks mentorship isn’t just about helping young people find their paths, it’s about helping people win. Learn why mentorship is so important to him and why we all need to get involved.
What do a jazz musician and an ad exec have in common? Leo Burnett’s VP of Innovation Jeff Ponders plays both roles, and both are committed to continuously testing new ideas. When you are trying new approaches, you don’t lose. Instead, you win some, you learn some.
It’s Their Army Too
Bosses issuing endless orders create nothing but apathy. In contrast, Jeff Ponders, VP + Director of Innovation, Leo Burnett, builds a tribe where everyone’s voice matters. Rallied around a central goal, results come as a true team effort. See how.
The Do-better Button
We all wish we had do-overs in life, but realistically we can’t change the past. Hear how innovation executive and jazz saxophonist Jeff Ponders presses the “do-better button” to push both professional and artistic boundaries.