Redefining Parental Leave with Matt Newkirk

Play / pause 1x 1.5x 2x 0:00 0:00 00:42:41 volume Redefining Parental Leave with Matt Newkirk Being in a management position in any industry can often leave you overwhelmed. Striking a balance between your work and personal life is already difficult. So how does a manager take parental leave? Matt Newkirk—the engineering lead for Etsy’s […]

Follow These Steps to Combat Loneliness in Leadership with Suzan Bond

Play / pause 1x 1.5x 2x 0:00 0:00 00:43:29 volume Follow These Steps to Combat Loneliness in Leadership with Suzan Bond If you are transitioning into an executive or leadership role in an organization, you can find yourself dealing with incredible loneliness. You also deal with a change in power dynamics, gaps in information, and […]

How to Manage Efficiently Through a Merger or Acquisition with Loïc Houssier

Play / pause 1x 1.5x 2x 0:00 0:00 00:45:51 volume How to Manage Efficiently Through a Merger or Acquisition with Loïc Houssier Effectively leading a team through an acquisition or merger can be shaky ground to navigate. You aren’t just dealing with merging teams, tech stack, and processes—but also a culture. Your team needs leadership […]

Cultivating Diversity in the Workplace with Tess Hatch and Jess Mink

Play / pause 1x 1.5x 2x 0:00 0:00 00:52:41 volume Cultivating Diversity in the Workplace with Tess Hatch and Jess Mink Cultivating diversity in the workplace is at the forefront of challenges that starts-ups face. Creating diversity in race, ethnicity, gender, and even opinions and skill sets is something every business must implement. You need […]

Why Becoming An Effective Leader Involves Changing The Language You Use, with Krister Ungerböck

Play / pause 1x 1.5x 2x 0:00 0:00 00:36:58 volume Why Becoming An Effective Leader Involves Changing The Language You Use, with Krister Ungerböck Being an effective leader is about more than just managing people efficiently. Krister Ungerböck (unger-bahk) joins us today to talk about why being a leader is about changing the language you […]

How to Create an Empowering Work Environment with Scott Carleton

Play / pause 1x 1.5x 2x 0:00 0:00 00:42:50 volume How to Create an Empowering Work Environment with Scott Carleton What does it look like to create a work environment where employees can succeed and thrive? Are there steps you can take as a leader to encourage and support your team members in a meaningful […]

An Inside Look at How a Distributed Company Operates with Zapier’s Bryan Helmig

Play / pause 1x 1.5x 2x 0:00 0:00 0:46:49 volume An Inside Look at How a Distributed Company Operates with Zapier’s Bryan Helmig As the economy and various business sectors continue to evolve, many leaders are looking at how transitioning to a distributed company might be the best option going forward. I had the pleasure […]

Great Leadership Can Be Learned with Johnathan and Melissa Nightingale

Play / pause 1x 1.5x 2x 0:00 0:00 00:47:35 volume Great Leadership Can Be Learned with Johnathan and Melissa Nightingale There’s good news for all you tech leaders who feel you got thrown into management without much preparation – leadership can be learned. My guests on this episode of SimpleLeadership are Johnathan and Melissa Nightingale, […]