Ep123: Andy Buelow on Being an Introvert Nonprofit Leader
About Andy Buelow
Andy Buelow is a highly experienced nonprofit executive whose focus has been within the orchestra industry for over 30 years. His career path started as a telemarketer for the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra, selling season tickets for their year-round performances. He has served as the Executive Director the Traverse Symphony Orchestra (MI) and is currently in that position with the Tacoma Symphony Orchestra (WA). He earned a B.A. from Lawrence University in Appleton, Wisconsin, and has a great affinity towards the Midwestern U.S.
Key Conversation Points
- The similarities between how entrepreneurs and non-profit organizations work with people cultivate relationships
- Staying true to your energy needs in the workplace
- Examining the challenges specific to the nonprofit world
- How to learn from other professionals you work with
- Why introverts excel at sales, contrary to popular belief
- The power of passion for what you do and how to leverage it
Connect with Andy
Andy’s Introvert Island Book Selections
The Book of Common Prayer
The Holy Bible (NRSV)
The Lord of the Rings | J.R.R. Tolkien
Sharing is Caring!This week, my husband, Andy, joins me in sharing #introvert insight. #Podcast via @IntrovertCoach The parallels between #entrepreneurship and nonprofits. #Podcast via @IntrovertCoach What you can learn from working with a boss you can’t stand. #Podcast via @IntrovertCoach Join us this week on vacation in #introvert cabin! #Podcast via @IntrovertCoach Why the nonprofit sector and #introversion are a match made in heaven. #Podcast via @IntrovertCoach
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Andy and Beth – thank you for a great podcast. I am a non-profit executive director and thankful for your provision of these resources for introvert leaders!