Archives from July 2016

Kenny Nguyen on Making Interesting Presentations

Never fear making a boring presentation.

July 29, 2016 / Podcast # 16-16

Kenny Nguyen

We’ve all sat through really boring presentations. Kenny Nguyen‘s mission is to make sure that never happens again. He’s here with some tips for how to prepare and present in an interesting way, so you never have to present a presentation you’d dread having to sit through yourself.

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Sydney Finkelstein on Super Bosses

How to help yourself and everyone around you.

July 22, 2016 / Podcast # 16-15

Sydney Finkelstein

How does Sydney Finelstein, author of Superbosses, define a leader? To him, a leader is someone who creates other leaders. When everyone around you is growing their leadership skills, you can’t help but get better yourself. Listen for more tips on leadership and more examples of successful superbosses.

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John Kotter on Adjusting Your Management Style

What to do when things aren't going well

July 8, 2016 / Podcast # 16-14

John Kotter

Complacency is a real problem in the workforce but panicking and crying wolf to combat it doesn’t work. What John Kotter, author of That’s Not How We Do It Here!, calls “sustained urgency” will eventually wear off and complacency will set in again. Instead, as research as shown, positive energy can be sustained over time without fading away. John has this and other tips for us on how to calibrate your management style to your company and the issues at hand.

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