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How the Economy Differs for Workers, Consumers, and Savers

Mon, 02/24/2020 - 17:00

Each lens tells a different story.

Working Parents, Give Yourself Permission to Recharge

Mon, 02/24/2020 - 16:00

And how to do it.

Use Data to Answer Your Key Business Questions

Mon, 02/24/2020 - 15:05

Activating your analytics should be a cross-team effort.

A Survival Guide for Startups in the Era of Tech Giants

Fri, 02/21/2020 - 18:00

You have options other than getting swallowed up or stomped out.

3 Actions Congress Can Take to Reduce Drug Prices

Fri, 02/21/2020 - 16:00

Saving patients money doesn’t have to hurt business.

Are You Using Your Data, or Just Collecting It?

Fri, 02/21/2020 - 15:05

Implement policies to get the most out of your numbers.

Disagreeable Colleagues

Thu, 02/20/2020 - 21:56

Is there someone you work with and wish you didn’t have to? Dan and Alison answer your questions with the help of Jennifer Goldman-Wetzler, an organizational psychologist and the author of Optimal Outcomes. They talk through what to do when you manage a high performer who gets on everyone’s nerves, your teammate unfairly berates you, or the one person you don’t get along with is your boss.

Every Leader Needs to Navigate These 7 Tensions

Thu, 02/20/2020 - 19:00

Are you an expert or a learner? A tactician or a visionary?

Don’t Quit Your Job Before Asking Yourself These Questions

Thu, 02/20/2020 - 18:00

You might not have to make a move.

Develop a “Probabilistic” Approach to Managing Uncertainty

Thu, 02/20/2020 - 17:00

Instead of trying to be right, be less wrong.

Why Goldman Sachs’s Push for Diversity Is Unlikely to Drive Real Change

Thu, 02/20/2020 - 16:00

The bank announced it will only take public companies with at least one female or non-white board member.

When Entrepreneurial Passion Backfires

Thu, 02/20/2020 - 15:05

In order for passion to be constructive, it needs to be shared.

Casper and DTC Brands, Plus California’s New Freelancer Law

Wed, 02/19/2020 - 19:26

Youngme, Felix, and Mihir debate the fate of DTC brands like Casper mattresses and whether independent contractors should be classified as employees under California’s new AB5 law. (Listeners are invited to fill out the After Hours Survey.)

Geopolitics, Technology, and Risk

Wed, 02/19/2020 - 19:00

Geopolitical expert Ian Bremmer joins Azeem Azhar to discuss how the forces of technology are shaping and threatening global stability.

What to Do If You Think Your Job Is at Risk

Wed, 02/19/2020 - 18:00

Start by cultivating a broad network.

Stop Calling It “Innovation”

Wed, 02/19/2020 - 17:00

The word speaks to your stakeholders — but not to your employees.

Don’t Just Put on a Happy Face at Work

Wed, 02/19/2020 - 16:00

Where “fake it ’til you make it” goes wrong.

Data-Driven Cultures Start at the Top

Wed, 02/19/2020 - 15:05

Invest in senior leader expertise.

Defining Radical Candor – and How to Do It

Tue, 02/18/2020 - 20:19

Kim Scott, a cofounder of the executive coaching firm Radical Candor, says that too many managers give meaningless positive feedback, while many others are highly critical without showing any understanding. Scott, who previously worked at Google and has consulted for Twitter and Dropbox, says leaders should learn to give honest feedback in the moment, while also developing a relationship that shows how the hard feedback is coming from a place of caring. She explains the steps managers can take to challenge more directly while also communicating empathy. Scott is the author of the book “Radical Candor: Be a Kick-Ass Boss Without Losing Your Humanity.”

Global Ocean Trust: Protecting the Blue Planet in New Ways

Tue, 02/18/2020 - 18:30

Following a successful career in finance, Torsten Thiele has devoted himself full-time to the challenging cause of ocean conservation and stewardship. Harvard Business School professor Rosabeth Moss Kanter and Thiele discuss how changing the narrative is imperative when looking for ways to solve big problems.

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