Janet Singleton is an executive assistant supporting the CEO and Board Chair of W L Gore & Associates, Inc.
In this episode, Janet talks about working her way up in the same company for 20 years, the importance of development and curiosity, cultivating confidence, and taking risks.
What is leadership? Well, a leader is someone who has followers. How did that happen? It is a natural process. When there is someone in my group, the group I belong to, who is knowledgeable, skillful, perhaps dominant, perhaps historically they have been right, etc., etc., and he says, ‘let’s go this way.’
– Bill Gore
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Janet Singleton is an executive assistant supporting the Chief Executive Officer and Board Chair of W L Gore & Associates Inc., (a privately held, family company for over 60 years – 3 generations) where she has been an Associate for 20 years. Janet started as a receptionist and has held various administrative support positions. She is passionate about the administrative function, loves to learn, and strives to continually develop and grow in all facets of her life.
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