Forge Leadership Podcast. Episode 24 : Andy Hawthorne OBE

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Andy Hawthorne OBE

Founder and CEO

The Message

Summary

Andy Hawthorne OBE is Founder and Chief Executive of The Message and an in-demand international evangelist and communicator. He was awarded the OBE in 2011 in recognition of his services to young people.

In 2018 Andy won the Sunday Times Non-profit Chief Executive of the Year.

Simon Barrington visited Andy in his offices in Manchester and talked about leading a successful organisation. Andy confesses to not having a job description, but if he did have one it would have two lines. Keep Mission hot, Keep prayer hot.

In this episode you will learn :

  • How to keep your leadership real and grounded
  • What should be in the Job Description of a top CEO

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Episode 24 : Andy Hawthorne OBE

Andy Hawthorne OBE is Founder and Chief Executive of The Message and an in-demand international evangelist and communicator. He was awarded the OBE in 2011 in recognition of his services to young people.

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