Tim Arnold

BEx 2022 Keynote

Tim Arnold
Leadership Development & Teambuilding Expert

Leaders and teams are often in a tug-of-war, facing competing demands such as planning vs. action, structure vs. flexibility, change vs. stability, and work vs. home. In order to thrive, they must tackle these tensions head on. Tim Arnold provides his audiences with powerful tools that help them understand and breakthrough the chronic issues they face in both their professional and personal lives.

Arnold has spent over two decades helping organizations unite teams, spark change, and get unstuck, with clients that include The United Nations, Citibank, KPMG, Toyota, and Siemens.

Drawing on his experiences launching successful businesses, social enterprises, and community development programs, Arnold brings a real-world perspective to his clients. With advanced degrees in both business and social justice, he is able to help organizations pursue both profit and purpose.

Arnold is the author of the bestselling book, The Power of Healthy Tension: Overcoming Chronic Issues and Conflicting Values.

Lead With AND
The Secret to Resilience and Results in a Polarized World

As a leader, you’re committed to making a difference, leaving a mark, and making the world a better place. But when it comes to moving things forward, does it often seem like you’re fighting an uphill battle against broken systems, impossible demands, and unreasonable people? Every leader deserves a way to successfully stay in the game and enjoy the adventure! Your work is important, and right now, the world needs your leadership more than ever.

This secret is to move beyond the traditional Either/Or approach to solving problems and embrace the transformational power of Both/And thinking. When you can successfully leverage the following six leadership tensions, you will break through to a new level of resilience and results:

Become optimistic AND realistic.
Embrace change AND preserve stability.
Become profit focused AND purpose driven.
Have expectations AND extend grace.
Care for others AND care for yourself.
Become confident AND remain humble.

Learn how to rise above polarity, division, and conflicting values. Join effective leaders from around the world who have the courage to lead with AND.