Open, Honest, and Direct: Stories from Powerful Leaders on What It Takes to Unlock Your Team’s Potential...and all their screw ups along the way-logo

Open, Honest, and Direct: Stories from Powerful Leaders on What It Takes to Unlock Your Team’s Potential...and all their screw ups along the way

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A behind the scenes look at what it takes to build a high performing team from the leaders who built them.

A behind the scenes look at what it takes to build a high performing team from the leaders who built them.
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United States

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A behind the scenes look at what it takes to build a high performing team from the leaders who built them.

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English

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8479715596


Episodes

Radical Candor is STILL hard for me: Kim Scott | Author, Co-Founder, Radical Candor, LLC

9/5/2019
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Kim Scott, author, entrepreneur, and badass. Prior to writing her best-selling book, Radical Candor, Kim was a senior leader at Google, a faculty member at Apple University and served as a coach to the CEOs of several well-known tech firms. Scott discusses why radical candor with kindness is integral in the workplace, why it’s still hard for her to do, and how fear of retribution can stifle it.

Duration:00:38:47

The fallacy of having it all: Dana Gordon | Founder, Dana Rebecca Designs

8/25/2019
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At the age of 16, Dana Gordon sold out her first jewelry collection within 48 hours. Now, nearly 15 years later, her jewelry is worn by countless celebrities and women of all ages and lifestyles. Gordon discusses the difficulty of finding balance as a female founder, mother, wife, and human being!

Duration:00:27:08

Finding our authentic voice: John Havel | Co-founder and former president, The Hustle

8/7/2019
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John Havel is the co-founder and former president of The Hustle, which curates business and tech news in a fun-to-read daily email. Havel shares the secret that helped them grow to over 1.3 million daily subscribers in just a few short years: radical authenticity.

Duration:00:26:28

How we grew into one of the largest U.S. cannabis companies (in just 3 years!): Dr. Teddy Scott | PharmaCann

7/26/2019
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Dr. Teddy Scott co-founded PharmaCann in 2015, acting on an opportunity that presented itself at the right time. With his background in law, pharmaceutical research and entrepreneurship, he grew the company quickly to over 275 full-time employees and recently sold the business for $682 million, making it one of the largest medical cannabis sales in US history. Dr. Scott discovered that culture, people, and the way they work together are the most important assets a company can have.

Duration:00:23:32

How to maintain culture amidst explosive growth: Jason VandeBoom | Founder & CEO, ActiveCampaign

7/12/2019
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Jason VandeBoom, Founder & CEO of ActiveCampaign, discusses how he’s been able to keep the team performing, as they’ve added over 400 employees and expanded to offices around the world in the last 3 years. Jason emphasizes the importance of listening to his people and in turn asking them to listen to their thousands of clients. In doing this, ActiveCampaign is not only able to create a better customer experience, but more importantly, create a better employee experience.

Duration:00:20:35