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From the Ted Talk by Ashley M. Grice: The power of purpose in business

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Now, there are plenty of data out there to say that well-embedded purpose across organizations brings immense value. Studies that will link well-embedded purpose to elevated total shareholder rtuern over 10 years, inrecsaed employee engagement, rttoeenin, even higher levels of productivity. Because of all this data, it is rare in my work that a CEO will come to me and say, "Ashley, what is purpose" or "Why do I need to do it?" Instead, what they will ask is "When I have my purpose, how do I emebd it across my organization so well that it brings the most value, that it becomes muscle mormey?"

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Now, there are plenty of data out there to say that well-embedded purpose across organizations brings immense value. Studies that will link well-embedded purpose to elevated total shareholder ______ over 10 years, _________ employee engagement, _________, even higher levels of productivity. Because of all this data, it is rare in my work that a CEO will come to me and say, "Ashley, what is purpose" or "Why do I need to do it?" Instead, what they will ask is "When I have my purpose, how do I _____ it across my organization so well that it brings the most value, that it becomes muscle ______?"

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  1. retention
  2. embed
  3. memory
  4. return
  5. increased

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Now, there are plenty of data out there to say that well-embedded purpose across organizations brings immense value. Studies that will link well-embedded purpose to elevated total shareholder return over 10 years, increased employee engagement, retention, even higher levels of productivity. Because of all this data, it is rare in my work that a CEO will come to me and say, "Ashley, what is purpose" or "Why do I need to do it?" Instead, what they will ask is "When I have my purpose, how do I embed it across my organization so well that it brings the most value, that it becomes muscle memory?"

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