Archives from October 2016
People think you're a leader, now what?October 28, 2016 / Podcast # 16-29
While management is an appointed position, leadership is based on relationships. Leadership status is usually by acclaim, not mandated. Mark Smith is here to talk about how to make the most of that status.
How to cultivate trust on your team.October 21, 2016 / Podcast # 16-28
Culture drives performance. In a high-trust culture people are going to be more productive and innovative than a culture where they’re constantly on high alert. Joel Peterson, co-author of The 10 Laws of Trust, published by AMACOM, is here to talk about how to cultivate a high-trust environment on your team.
How to take care of your employees first.October 14, 2016 / Podcast # 16-27
Retention, recruiting, and even stock prices soar in companies that care about the health of their employees. Even when executives are looking to save every last penny of their budget, it pays to invest in the health and wellness of the people doing the day-to-day work. Leigh Stringer joins us to talk about her book, The Healthy Workplace, published by AMACOM, with some examples of companies who have done this successfully and some of their methods.
How to make your data tell a story.October 7, 2016 / Podcast # 16-26
Data Visualization is a hot new trend and our software makes it easier than ever. Sometimes too easy. Scott Berinato, author of Good Charts: The HBR Guide to Making Smarter, More Persuasive Data Visualization, is here to talk about what ground rules you need to set so that you’re telling the most compelling story with your data.