With 1.8 million subscribers and over 100 million views since its inception, BibleProject—one of the most popular Bible-based channels on YouTube—has experienced meteoric growth since its launch less than six years ago. And that hasn’t been by accident. Tune in as Executive Director Steve Atkinson shares how the nonprofit animation studio stays laser-focused on … [Read more...] about #371: Steve Atkinson—Staying Unified As You Grow
Organizational psychologist and New York Times bestselling author Adam Grant shares insight from his research on what qualities really add the most value to a team. Hint, narcissism isn’t one of them. In fact, having a blinding, high regard of yourself or your abilities tends to make a business less efficient and less effective—no matter how great the individual performances of … [Read more...] about #368: Adam Grant—Are You Adding Value?
On March 14, 2020, the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 6201, also known as the Families First Coronavirus Response Act, a relief package designed to help workers financially impacted by the global COVID-19 pandemic. Currently, 24% of American workers—that’s over 33 million people—don’t have access to paid sick leave through their employers.1 This new law will … [Read more...] about What Employers Need to Know About H.R. 6201
When it comes to running a business, things like strategy, marketing and technology all play a big part in your success. But Dee Ann Turner, who spent 33 years recruiting and training employees at Chick-fil-A, says there’s one thing that trumps them all: talent. Unfortunately, finding good people can be challenging, especially now when unemployment is at an all-time low and the … [Read more...] about #364: Dee Ann Turner—Why You Should Bet on Talent
Why are you—or why do you want to be—a leader, really? This is the question bestselling author and leadership expert Patrick Lencioni helps answer in his newest book, The Motive. In this episode, Pat explains how your response to five common leadership responsibilities can reveal whether you’re in it for the right reasons (or not!)—and what to do about … [Read more...] about #363: Patrick Lencioni—Why Are You a Leader?