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Author: Katie McBride

Katie McBride

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Strategist, and C-Suite Advisor at R3 Communications LLC
Katie McBride, Principal of R3 Communications LLC, has a robust record of developing and executing communication strategies that drive positive business results and improve internal and external reputation. Her background includes consulting and partnering with CEOs and multiple C-suite executives; expertise and broad experience in global internal/external communications, employee engagement and crisis management and a strong international market cultural sensitivity through leading global teams.
Katie McBride

Most CEOs and C-suite leaders invest time to build trusting relationships with customers, employees, stockholders and influencers.  But suppliers?  Not so much.  That relationship is generally relegated to the Chief Procurement Officer (CPO) and the Purchasing team. And that’s a problem.

One hundred years ago, the first U.S. Intelligence Quotient (IQ) test was created by Psychologist Alfred Binet and Stanford University. In 1990, Emotional Intelligence (EQ) was defined as a scientifically testable “intelligence” by Psychology Professors Peter Salovey and John D.