Rank #1: Ep2: How To Write A Job Posting People Actually Want To Apply To
Let's face it - most job descriptions suck. This podcast, based on a Fast Company article, provides tips on how to make them better. View the original article below.
Feb 11 2019
Rank #2: Ep4 Dashlane Chief People Officer, Ciara Lakhani: The End Of Culture Fit
In this episode, Lars welcomes Dashlane Chief People Officer Ciara Lakhani to discuss the term "culture fit", building inclusive companies, and why startups struggle with diversity.
Read the Forbes article, The End of Culture Fit, here: https://www.forbes.com/sites/larsschmidt/2017/03/21/the-end-of-culture-fit/
Special Guest: Ciara Lakhani (Dashlane, Chief People Officer).
Feb 25 2019
Rank #3: Ep34 Asana Head Of People Operations Anna Binder, Business Acumen In HR
Asana Head Of People Operations Anna Binder shares her career journey and why business acumen is an essential competency of modern HR leaders.
Special Guest: Anna Binder (Asana, Head of People Operations).
Oct 07 2019
Rank #4: Ep33 M13 Partner & Head Of Talent Matt Hoffman, Measuring Team Impact
M13 Partner & Head Of Talent Matt Hoffman shares his experience building startups, and why high-performing teams elevate individuals. In this episode, you'll learn:
- What drew Matt to HR
- How organizational psychology was his entry point
- Why measuring team effectives > individual performance
- Prioritizing people programs as you scale
- Markers of high-performing people teams
- Much more
Special Guest: Matt Hoffman (M13 Partner & Head of Talent).
Sep 30 2019
Rank #5: Ep19 A Case For Compensation Transparency
Why is future compensation often dictated by salary history? A growing number of states are creating laws forbidding questions about compensation history - and it's about time. This episode previews an upcoming Fast Company story where I make a case for including compensation ranges in job descriptions.
Photo credit: James Haworth/Unsplash
Jun 24 2019
Rank #6: Ep11 Have We Outgrown The Term Human Resources
From People Ops and Talent & Culture, the field of Human Resources is growing beyond traditional definitions, and capabilities, of the field.
Apr 22 2019
Rank #7: Ep32 Former Ticketmaster CHRO Beverly Carmichael, A Conversation With My Mentor
Beverly Carmichael is a seasoned HR executive with CHRO roles at Southwest Airlines, Ticketmaster, Cracker Barrel, and Red Robin. She's also my former boss and mentor who's shaped my career in countless ways. In this episode, we discuss succession planning, career development, stretch roles, and the importance of mentor-mentee relationships.
Special Guest: Beverly Carmichael (Former CHRO, Southwest Airlines, Ticketmaster, Cracker Barrel, Red Robin).
Sep 23 2019
Rank #8: Ep3: Behind The Podcast, 21st Century HR Soundtrack
This episode is a behind-the-scenes look at how the 21st Century HR soundtrack came together. "Dragon" is an original track produced by Silver Lining out of Shanghai. silverlining is an electronic music duo based in Shanghai, China.
They are part live performance, part DJ set. East meets West, ancient meets modern. Learn more and check out additional tracks at: www.silverliningmusic.cn/ and their press kit at file:///Users/AmplifyTalent/Downloads/silverlining-EPK-2019.pdf.
"Dragon" copyright 2019 silverlining music.
Feb 19 2019
Rank #9: Ep24 SurveyMonkey Chief People Officer, Becky Cantieri - Rethinking Performance Management
SurveyMonkey Chief People Officer, Becky Cantieri, takes us inside their shift to agile performance management and other emerging people programs. In this episode, you'll learn:
- How and why SurveyMonkey ditched annual performance reviews
- Why they embrace open source sharing
- Why vulnerability is a key attribute for modern people executives
- How and why they scale employee benefits to vendors
- Which HR leaders inspire Becky
Special Guest: Becky Cantieri (SurveyMonkey, Chief People Officer).
Jul 28 2019
Rank #10: Ep13 How To Onboard Your New CHRO
The higher you climb up the corporate ladder, the more responsibility you have and the less time to assimilate into each new role. And short of the CEO, nobody feels the pressure more acutely than the executives charged with leading the people team. This episode is based on a Fast Company article I wrote earlier this year where I interviewed over a dozen leading CHRO's to get their tips on how to build an onboarding program to set yourself up for success. You can read the original post here: https://www.fastcompany.com/90283082/how-to-build-a-killer-100-day-executive-onboarding-plan
May 06 2019
Rank #11: Ep12 Duo Security VP People, Ambrosia Vertesi: Ground Zero To Unicorn
Scaling a startup is hard. Scaling to unicorn status from series A stage is harder. Ambrosia Vertesi, former head of people for Hootsuite and Duo Security, shares her lessons learned scaling people teams and infrastructure across two unicorns in this episode.
Special Guest: Ambrosia Vertesi (Duo Security, VP People).
Apr 29 2019
Rank #12: Ep26 Bunch CEO Darja Gutnick, Hacking Culture
Bunch CEO Darja Gutnick breaks down their hacking culture guide and takes us inside the psychology of culture. In this episode you'll learn:
- Culture hack examples
- Ideas about culture that run counter to psychology research
- The connection between culture and "norms"
- How to measure culture (and why you should)
You can download Bunch's Hacking Culture guide here: https://www.bunch.ai/blog/company-culture/
Special Guest: Darja Gutnick (Bunch, Cofounder & CEO).
Aug 12 2019
Rank #13: Ep16 Tru Founder, Bill Boorman: The Journey Of An Inclusion Champion
What's the path to becoming an inclusion champion? Bill Boorman shares his journey; including what sent him on this path, why it's all about fairness, and why it's time to move past the term "diversity."
Photo credit: Chris Barbalis/Unsplash
Special Guest: Bill Boorman (Founder, Tru).
May 28 2019
Rank #14: Ep15 Insight 222 Executive Director, David Green: How To Build A People Analytics Function
This episode is based on a Fast Company story David and Lars co-authored on people analytics. It was recorded onsite during the Unleash conference in Las Vegas. In this episode, you'll learn:
- What drew David to the field of people analytics
- How to get started building a people analytics function
- Common mistakes
- Success stories
Special Guest: David Green (Director, Insight 222).
May 20 2019
Rank #15: Ep28 VaynerMedia Chief Heart Officer Claude Silver, Leading With Empathy
VaynerMedia Chief Heart Officer Claude Silver shares her journey from PR to HR and why leading with empathy drives her. In this episode you'll learn:
- The origins of "Chief Heart Officer"
- Where her empathy comes from
- How she navigated the shift to HR
- What lights her up
- How her team supports Gary's vision of "creating the greatest human organization of all time"
- Much more
Special Guest: Claude Silver (VaynerMedia, Chief Heart Officer).
Aug 26 2019