The SuccessLab Podcast: Where Entrepreneurs Collaborate for Success
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The SuccessLab Podcast: Where Entrepreneurs Collaborate for Success. In the SuccessLab you’ll discover how to master SMART growth through PR and marketing, time management, productivity, and business strategies. Hear from other entrepreneurs who are going through the same struggles and discover solutions for overcoming the obstacles we all battle. Take massive action to make an impact. Grab your pen and pad, and join us in the lab - an honest, safe, supportive environment where entrepreneurs share their challenges, victories, tips, tools, and resources.
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Mastery Can Make You Irreplaceable
The search for talent is one of the top challenges facing the Valley’s burgeoning tech community. In this episode of TechTalent, guest Greg Head, CEO of Greg Head Consulting and founder of Gregslist, talks about what truly makes for a rockstar employee in the tech world and where up-and-coming tech talent should focus their attention. What qualities should top tech talent possess? One trait is the mastery of their specialty. There’s a lot of people who say they do the roles, but aren’t really intensely focused on mastering those things. You’ve got to be able to figure it out at a very high level. The other thing I look for is people who admit they don’t know something but who learn really fast. If you give someone an idea or homework, and they never circle back, or figure it out, or they keep asking the same questions –– that’s going to be slow going. The most talented folks are the ones who dedicate themselves to learning something and keep coming back for more, but at a higher level. Is there an employee you can think of in your past that really stood out? If so, why? Everybody starts off at the bottom, but people can move up really fast. Lindsay Bayuk, who I worked with at Infusionsoft, is now the VP of Product Marketing of Pluralsight, a $100M company in Utah. I knew her seven years ago when she was a student at ASU and was asking how to start a company and what things she needed to do to get there. She was really savvy and intensely interested in it. So, she went from being a college student to a VP at a $100M company in seven years. It was more about her tenaciousness and her attitude and approach to it than any innate thoughts. She’s smart, but there’s a lot of smart people out there that haven’t done what she’s done. People can rea
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Great Podcast With a WEALTH of knowledge!
I learned more in the first couple of episodes of this podcast than I have in the last couple of years! Beth truly has a wealth of knowledge that can help you lift your business up to the highest potential!
Date published: 2014-07-26