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The CEB Talent Angle is produced by CEB and includes guests from the world of talent and performance.

The CEB Talent Angle is produced by CEB and includes guests from the world of talent and performance.
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The CEB Talent Angle is produced by CEB and includes guests from the world of talent and performance.

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English

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Episodes

How to Hack Your Brain with Christine Comaford

9/20/2018
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Being a good leader requires understanding how your actions affect others’ motivation and mental state. Christine Comaford, entrepreneur and bestselling author of Power Your Tribe: Create Resilient Teams in Turbulent Times, breaks down the neuroscience of effective leadership to a level that you don’t need a Ph.D. to understand.

Duration:00:52:21

The Essence of Great Leadership with BCG's Roselinde Torres

9/12/2018
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*This is a 20 minute excerpt from our 2016 conversation with Roselinde Torres Roselinde Torres distills down the characteristics of leaders who are thriving, what they do differently and the preparation practices that enable people to grow to their potential. Roselinde Torres is a senior leader in the People & Organization practice at The Boston Consulting Group and has served as the first global head of BCG’s leadership topic. In addition, she has been a member of the firm’s Americas...

Duration:00:20:53

Bringing Inclusion to Uber with Bernard Coleman III

9/5/2018
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What is it like to work for Uber as its new head of diversity after holding the same post for Hillary Clinton’s campaign? Bernard Coleman shares his insights based on his experiences as the Head of Diversity and Inclusion for Uber and Hillary Clinton’s campaign. “Diversity in isolation is not effective - to be successful it must always be paired with inclusion,” says Coleman. Meaningful D&I efforts requires engaging with others and navigating different perspectives to build lasting...

Duration:00:54:03

Changing Culture at Microsoft Through Diversity with Kathleen Hogan

8/28/2018
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As the Chief People Officer at Microsoft, Kathleen Hogan is responsible for the company's cultural transformation. She joins us to talk about how Microsoft is using a technique called "Screening In" to drive cultural change through diversity. Hogan is new to the HR function, but not to talent management. Previously she was vice president of Microsoft Services, a team dedicated to helping businesses and consumers maximize the value of their investment in Microsoft technologies. Hogan has...

Duration:00:20:36

Cultivating a Complaint Free Workplace with Will Bowen

8/21/2018
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Are there professional ways to dealing with complainers in the workplace? Complaining is like bad breath - you notice it when it comes out of someone else’s mouth, but not when it comes out of your own. Needless to say it happens all the time. Will Bowen, author of A Complaint Free World, shares five ways to identify chronic complaining when it slips out and how to silence those complaints with easy-to-remember solutions in this episode of the Talent Angle. For a deeper look into...

Duration:00:55:55

SPOTLIGHT: Give and Take with Adam Grant

8/14/2018
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For generations, we have focused on the individual drivers of success: passion, hard work, talent, and luck. But today, success is increasingly dependent on how we interact with others. Through his research, Adam Grant argues that at work, most people operate as either takers, matchers, or givers. Whereas takers strive to get as much as possible from others and matchers aim to trade evenly, givers are the rare breed of people who contribute to others without expecting anything in...

Duration:00:10:34

Achieving Total Societal Impact with Wendy Woods

8/7/2018
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Is it possible for businesses to simultaneously drive social impact, innovation, and financial returns all at the same time? More than ever, employees are making their career and purchasing decisions based on a company’s purpose and societal impact. In this episode of the Talent Angle, Wendy Woods, Senior Partner and Global Leader of BCG’s Social Impact Practice, discusses how companies that strive for Total Societal Impact can achieve positive returns in their brand, engagement, PR, and...

Duration:00:51:24

Cracking the Culture Code with Daniel Coyle

7/25/2018
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Where does great culture come from? How do you build and sustain it in your group, or strengthen a culture that needs fixing? Daniel Coyle, author of The Culture Code, joins the Talent Angle to discuss what makes some of the world’s most successful organizations tick - including Pixar, the San Antonio Spurs, and U.S. Navy’s SEAL Team Six. Coyle offers specific strategies to help you trigger learning, spark collaboration, build trust, and drive positive change to ultimately unlock the...

Duration:01:11:50

SPOTLIGHT: Passion, Purpose, Gravity and Anchors with Dave Evans, (20 Minutes)

7/17/2018
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Learn how to design your life through the same techniques that innovators use to design products and new technology. Dave Evans, Stanford Lecturer and New York Times best-selling co-author of Designing Your Life, talks to us about following your passions in life, and how you can design a process to figure out what will ultimately make you satisfied and happy. Dave holds a BS and MS in Mechanical Engineering from Stanford. While en route to biomedical engineering, Evans accepted an...

Duration:00:22:06

Innovation at Scale: How GM Enables Corporate Agility through Adaptive Space with Michael Arena

7/10/2018
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Lack of Agility is the kiss of death. It is no secret that large, mature organizations can struggle to innovate. But Michael Arena, Chief Talent Officer at General Motors, argues that even the most bureaucratic organizations can make innovation and adaptability a part of their DNA. Listen to this episode of the Talent Angle to learn how to create an Adaptive Space, where you can enable novel and creative ideas to flow freely into and throughout your company. Discover the role you play in...

Duration:01:02:59

SPOTLIGHT: High Performance and Compassion with Red Bull's Andy Walshe

7/2/2018
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Andy Walshe is a globally recognized leader and expert in the field of elite human performance. For over 20 years the Australian native has been focused on the goal of “de-mystifying talent” by researching and training individuals and teams across a vast network of world-class programs in sport, culture, military and business settings. Dr. Walshe is currently the Director of High Performance for Red Bull, where he works with hundreds of international athletes and cultural opinion leaders;...

Duration:00:23:29

Morning Espresso: Create Your Daily Narrative

6/25/2018
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Morning Espressos are 5-minute insights and lessons to help you build the skills researched by some of the top minds in the world. Charles Duhigg recommends that you spend time creating your own narrative and visualizing your day. "One of the things that we know is that the key to building mental models, to being able to sort of sharpen your focus, is to be able to tell yourself a story about what’s occurring as it occurs. One of my favorite examples of this is a series of studies that...

Duration:00:05:56

Finding Meaning in Your Work with Barry Schwartz

6/19/2018
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Traditional management often assumes that motivating people at work is simply about paying them enough--but Barry Schwartz, the author of Why We Work, believes the real motivation to work comes from finding meaning. Everyone--whether they’re a lawyer or janitor, painter or salesperson--can perform at a higher level by finding meaning in their work. Listen to this episode of the CEB Talent Angle to hear Barry discuss how our conventional wisdom on motivation at work is wrong, and how...

Duration:00:53:24

SPOTLIGHT: Empathetic Negotiating with Chris Voss (20 Min)

6/12/2018
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What anyone desires most is to be understood and respected. Chris Voss shares techniques that work in the boardroom every bit as well as across the high stakes world of hostage negotiations. Kidnappers, however ill-intentioned, are prone to the same human reasoning as the rest of us.

Duration:00:22:39

The Fully Remote Company with Brian De Haaff, CEO of Aha!

6/5/2018
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What if your company had no physical office at all? Is maintaining a completely remote workforce even remotely possible? Brian De Haaff, author of Lovability and CEO of Aha!, believes that the remote workforce can function just as well, if not better, than the traditional office workforce. He joins the Talent Angle to discuss how business leaders can drive and sustain high performance from their remote workforce.

Duration:00:26:58

SPOTLIGHT: Dan Pink on Motivation and Drive (20 Min)

5/21/2018
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How do you motivate a factory worker vs. and artist? Dan Pink explores his own motivation as well as the roots of motivation of humankind in this 20 minute spotlight excerpted from our 50 minute podcast with Dan in 2016. https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ceb-talent-angle-with-scott-engler/id1066056346?mt=2

Duration:00:22:03

Resilient Mindsets with Ama and Stephanie Marston

5/15/2018
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It’s time to stop thinking of your talent in terms of Type A or B personalities. Instead, seek Type Rs – the individuals that turn challenges into opportunity in times of upheaval, crisis, and change. Ama and Stephanie Marston, Co-authors of Type R and dynamic mother-daughter team, join the CEB Talent Angle to discuss their concept of Transformative Resilience. They offer advice on how to identify and develop the talent in your business who not only embrace change and disruption, but also...

Duration:00:45:18

Thinking in Bets with Poker Star Annie Duke

4/24/2018
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In Super Bowl XLIX, Seahawks coach Pete Carroll made a risky call with only 26 seconds remaining that lost his team the game. It has since been heralded as the dumbest play in football’s history. Was Carroll’s decision really that bad, or was it a smart move just ruined by bad luck? Annie Duke, author of Thinking in Bets, believes that the key to long-term success is to think in bets. She joins the CEB Talent Angle to discuss how business leaders can be more like good poker players: less...

Duration:01:00:00

SPOTLIGHT: Positivity with Shawn Achor (20 Min)

4/20/2018
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One of the world’s leading experts on the connection between happiness and success. His research on mindset made the cover of Harvard Business Review, his TED talk is one of the most popular of all time with over 11 million views, and his lecture airing on PBS has been seen by millions. Shawn has lectured or worked with over a third of the Fortune 100 companies, as well as the NFL, the NBA, the Pentagon and the White House. Shawn is the author of New York Times best-selling books The...

Duration:00:23:09

SPOTLIGHT: Connected Storytelling with Nancy Duarte (20 min)

4/11/2018
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*This Spotlight is a 20 minute excerpt from our full interview which is available on Season 2. Nancy Duarte believes that ideas are the most powerful tools people have. Her passion is to help every person learn to communicate their world-changing idea effectively. Nancy Duarte is an expert in presentation design and principal of Duarte Design, where she has served as CEO for 21 years. Nancy speaks around the world, seeking to improve the power of public presentations. She is the author...

Duration:00:23:16