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Fortune launches a brand new neighborhood for leaders who wish to change enterprise for good


When the world appears the other way up, it’s good to work towards one thing stunning. In that spirit, some private—{and professional}—information.

I’ve been working alongside a tremendous crew at Fortune (digital) HQ to create our latest government neighborhood, designed particularly for mid-career professionals who’re on the manager observe, rising quick, and management sure—and who wish to be a part of a rising cohort of leaders who perceive that enterprise must make the world higher. 

Right here’s a preview of the announcement I wrote for our print version:

Our Most Highly effective Ladies neighborhood, now 20 years outdated, has owned the dialog on gender variety in government ranks; and as you’ll be taught later this 12 months, is advancing a brand new and decidedly intersectional lens. For six years, our annual Change the World checklist has been a chronicle of the more and more inventive methods enterprise is tethering revenue to goal. And the CEO Initiative, which was conceived at a historic assembly at Vatican Metropolis 4 years in the past, is a neighborhood of massive firm CEOs who’re boldly conspiring to make use of their companies to generate world financial alternative, whereas addressing society’s most urgent unmet wants.

Fortune is constructing on this highly effective historical past with a transparent imaginative and prescient of what we expect the enterprise world is shifting towards: A daring—and sure, probably radical at occasions—reimagining of shareholder capitalism. Inclusive. Compassionate. Accountable. Ready not simply to dismantle inequitable techniques however to rebuild them. 

Subsequent month, we’re launching Fortune Join—a membership neighborhood and on-line platform for mid-career professionals who perceive they’re in a purpose-driven world and wish to turn into extra fluent within the language of stakeholder capitalism, inclusive management, and goal. We’re designing it for inspiration, to assist members discover the inspiration, vitality, and allies they’ll must develop their careers whereas make enterprise higher. It’s our daring and exquisite concept for this pressing second; if Join is correct for the second you’re in, we hope you convey your vitality our method.

Study extra right here and right here. Oh, and do click on on the video. Though I’m a little bit self-conscious, I’m happy with my work on it— shot on a scorching summer season day with a protected and socially distant crew in my storage. And now that our digital doorways are almost open, I’m getting excited to welcome new members and watch them change the world.

Ellen McGirt
@ellmcgirt
Ellen.McGirt@fortune.com