The Power of Social Collaboration to Change a Community | Kevin Dawson | TEDxMidland

What if a community could leverage their combined online influence to create economic development opportunities? In this talk, Kevin Dawson shares how a love for Chipotle turned into an online collaborative group to drive economic development opportunities for a community hungering for more options. As a consultant helping organizations develop best practices in human capital management, leadership development, organizational culture, Kevin has spent his professional career focusing on building successful and sustainable organizations for his clients. With over a decade of experience in leadership and organizational culture development, creative and strategic problem solving, and strong analytical skills have made him a trusted advisor in his industry. He is also a sought after thought leader and asked to speak at events across the country, which led to establishment of the Leaders & Lagers Podcast. He has served across various volunteer boards including as Founder & Chairman of the West Texas HR Symposium, Past-President of the Permian Basin Society for Human Resource Management, Board of Trustees for the Museum of the Southwest, ExecRank Human Resource Advisory Council Member. Kevin will also be featured in Season 2 of new reality docu-series 4 Days to Save the World. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at https://www.ted.com/tedx