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Leaving Well

Is it the right time?

When Kate Barr announced her retirement in June 2023, she heard from friends, peers, partners, and colleagues across the nonprofit sector. Along with kind words and gratitude, she also heard a lot of curiosity. How did she know it was the right time? Why was she doing this now? On the surface the answer was easy, but the reality was a bit more complicated. Learn more about how she knew it was the right time for her, and what she observes are the three key factors for a successful leadership transition.

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Case Study of Propel Client:Walker West Music Academy

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Walker West Music Academy

"Music is central to healing and success for our community, especially in this time in the Twin Cities when we have dealt with both racial challenges and COVID-19."

Braxton Haulcy, Executive Director of Walker West Music Academy