FRICTION with Bob Sutton
About This Show
Show Info: Work doesn't have to suck. Stanford Engineering Professor Bob Sutton is on a mission to understand friction, that phenomenon that frustrates employees, fatigues teams, and causes organizations to flounder and fail. Loaded with raw and hilarious stories of bureaucratic brilliance, madness, and idiotic inertia, FRICTION unveils powerful tactics to improve the way we work. Listen up as Bob and his guests laugh in the face of petty tyrants, worst practices, and misguided incentives while distilling evidenced-based insights. Guests include Silicon Valley experts Kim Scott and Michael Dearing and academic leaders from Stanford University and beyond. FRICTION is a Stanford eCorner original series.