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Sidney Minassian on Smarter Data People Podcast

Sidney Minassian on Smarter Data People Podcast

Sidney Minassian is on my podcast this week. Click here to listen He’s been thinking about the problems of data science and analytics for a while now, and…

Cindy Tonkin October 23, 2018
Teacher-leaders

Teacher-leaders

Leading a team is a challenge. Here's a new idea: the teacher-leader. Sydney Finkelstein, a professor of management at the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth…

Cindy Tonkin October 22, 2018
Make no sound and feel like a yes

Make no sound and feel like a yes

If you're an internal consultant and your work is perceived to be free, you can have major issues with overload. You need to learn how to make no sound like yes…

Cindy Tonkin October 22, 2018
Get what you want

Get what you want

Get what you want. It isn't as obvious as you think it might be. This podcast from Shane Parrish, interviewing Chris Voss, former FBI Hostage Negotiator will entertain…

Cindy Tonkin October 10, 2018
Just notice

Just notice

Bosses who pay attention get dividends. If your manager ignores you, there is a 40% chance that you will be actively disengaged or filled with hostility about your…

Cindy Tonkin October 4, 2018
Leadership course and footy

Leadership course and footy

Today's AFL grand final day in Victoria. Loved this tiny section of an article about why the current teams are winning. I'm not a footy fan, a friend pointed this…

Cindy Tonkin September 29, 2018
Trust and how to build it

Trust and how to build it

Psychological safety depends on trust. This TED talk from Francis Frei on the mechanics of building trust relies on a lovely triangular model (so much better…

Cindy Tonkin September 27, 2018
Trust

Trust

Psychological trust seems to be a strong buzzword at the moment. In this podcast interview Tobi Lutke, founder of Spotify speaks about trust and other things. Here…

Cindy Tonkin September 27, 2018
Coaching preparation

Coaching preparation

Here are some coaching preparation questions you can ponder if you wish: 1. What do you want your next career move to be? (or if it's easier, what do you NOT…

Cindy Tonkin September 26, 2018
Surviving corporate restructures

Surviving corporate restructures

Surviving corporate restructures is really hard. Things move slowly, and it's painful. It feels like you're undergoing surgery, but the surgeon is using a butter…

Cindy Tonkin September 26, 2018