For You Leaders - Business and Leadership Podcast Featuring Kirk Dando
About This Show
Tap into Kirk Dando’s leadership experience working with over 8,000 leaders around the world. From startups to hyper-growth companies, Kirk has seen it all. We’ll dive into the big issues you are facing in your business today. Short on theory and long on real-world examples, you will leave every episode equipped to be a better leader.
We’ll bring you interviews with some of today’s best CEOs and Dando’s clients. They will offer behind-the-scenes insights into how the companies big and small grow. You’ll learn the ground truth about what works and what doesn’t.
Most Recent Episode
Scaling: Lessons Learned from Brett Hurt
Today we’re talking to serial entrepreneur, Brett Hurt.He’s a co-founder and the CEO of data.world and a founder of Coremetrics and Bazaarvoice. Brett also owns Hurt Family Investments with his wife, Debra. They’re now invested in 55 startups and 12 VC funds.Brett’s had the privilege, both firsthand and through his investments, to see the practices that work (and don’t) for scaling a business. In Part One of our interview with Brett, he shares two practices he wishes more CEOs would utilize: investor communication and continual learning. He shares the exact way he communicates to his investors and the resources he personally uses to learn on a daily basis.Dive in to hear more about how you can start these simple, but impactful practices today.Other topics include:The role his daughter had in creating data.worldWhy Brett joined forces with his co-founders and created data.world.The ambitious hopes for data.worldA surprising talk he had to give to iconic leaders - and the resultsHow and why to communicate with investorsResources that Brett uses to learn, grow and pay it forwardWhat Brett wishes all the CEO’s he’s invested in would do consistentlyA lot more
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Great insight from real leaders!
Great insight from Kirk and the CEOs that he works with. I look forward to listening to much more!
Date published: 2016-06-01