Al Dea

Founder

Betterwork Labs

A few things about me...

Founder Consultant Community Builder Career Changer
My journey so far

Started my career as a management consultant, where I learned how to solve problems and get things done Got an MBA to explore my curiosity in business and leadership and to learn how to take an idea from concept to execution and rally a team behind it Pivoted into tech product marketing where I learned how to build and deliver saas products that were used by thousands of customers Now an entrepreneur looking to reinvent how we think about careers, work, and developing people

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How I try to show up at work

ThoughtfulCuriousReliableEncouragingConfident

I enjoy working on teams and collaborating and ideating with others in group settings I ask thoughtful and inquisitive questions in hopes of finding insights that help us move forward I'm willing to roll up my sleeves and work with others when others show they are committed to doing the same I have a strong sense of empathy and am always thinking about how what I am doing has an impact on others, and the big picture

My areas for growth

Willing to openly have difficult conversationsBalances internal resources effectivelyManages feelings of self and others during conflict

Disagreeing openly but respectfully Standing up for my ideas Speaking up

How I stand out

Mentors and develops teammates for their growthCreates warm, caring relationships with teammatesPrioritizes common good over self-interestInvests and is interested in personal and professional growthMotivated by making community/world impact

The ability to translate insights + data and then communicate it in a compelling way that is directly relatable toward the audience I am working with