Making the Cut with Chris Hill and Shawn Wenner
About This Show
Welcome to the “Making the Cut” Podcast with Chris Hill and Shawn Wenner where we study Life, Business and the Pursuit of Excellence from some of the most successful people in the world including Seth Godin, Simon Sinek, Jon Gordon and the list goes on. Our goal is to peel back the layers of these successful individuals, in order to figure out just how they were exactly able to "Make the Cut" in their careers, and more importantly, in their lives.
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EP17: Peter Harrison - The Art of Scaling & Leading Companies
Peter Harrison is the chief executive officer at Snagajob, where he couples his professional experience with a strong passion for helping people find the right-fit positions so they can maximize their potential and live more fulfilling lives. Peter works to position the company to job seekers and employers as a strategic partner that is helping transform the marketplace for on-demand hourly workers through highly innovative technology. Peter has more than 30 years of experience building and operating global technology-enabled services companies. From 2001 to 2012, Peter served as chief executive officer of GlobalLogic, a full-lifecycle product development services leader, building the company from 20 employees to more than 6,000. Prior to GlobalLogic, Harrison was senior vice president of Field Operations at Versata, a leader in business automation software. While at Versata, he led the growth of revenues from $1 million to $56 million in four years, culminating in an IPO in 2000, which at the time ranked in the top 25 best openings of all time. In this conversation we discuss: The importance of a rock solid mission and values in a company. The hourglass approach to scaling a company. How and when to broaden or narrow a company for maximum growth. Engaging employees and building a healthy company culture. AND A WHOLE LOT MORE…. Connect with Peter Harrison Social Media: @pcjharrison Website: www.snagajob.com