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is a great podcast by Rachel Mercer
& Shann Biglione
. It is a genuinely open and intellectual channel for conversations on marketing, people, workplace culture and personal development.
The last episode had Tom Goodwin
and Mark Pollard
discussing collaboration, I recommend this for anyone thinking about the merits of collective intelligence and the downsides of groupthink.
Sam Harris in conversation with Scott Galloway is pure gold:
They cover an especially wide range of topics – from business to mediation, marketing to getting rich slowly.
I recommend supporting Sam’s podcast and getting access to the full 2 hours
A recent conversation with a friend resurfaced the idea of VUCA
, here on HBR.
Executives have taken to using the military acronym VUCA–Volatility, Uncertainty, Complexity, Ambiguity–to describe the world in which they operate and to ask that question: In a VUCA world, what’s the point of strategy?
I found this talk from Sara Holoubek
to be an important mediation on aging in America,
And how culture negotiates with technology
Kendrick Lamar and Dave Free started a new media agency – their visual mission statement is a great (and had nodes to intentional technology)