The world is changing quickly. What do you need to know and do in order to be successful now and in the future? Join futurist, best-selling author, and speaker Jacob Morgan as he interviews some of the world's top business leaders, educators, and authors. From leadership to employee experience to the future of work, get the insights and the tools you need to succeed and thrive at work and in life. If you want to future proof your career and your organization then this is the show for you!
Implementing a Customer First Mentality
I love the way my wife Blake Morgan talks about customer experience.
She says that we need to figure out how we can make our customers’ lives easier, even if that means our lives get a little bit harder.
But what happens in most organizations is the exact opposite.
We are willing to make the lives of our customers harder so that we can make our lives a little bit easier.
We need to flip that around.
This episode is sponsored by ServiceNow.
How To Use Failure To Propel You Forward
If there is one thing that’s true about being an entrepreneur, it’s that you have to get used to rejection and failure. These things are a part of the game when you have your own business.
Entrepreneurship is all about innovation and curiosity and you can’t have those things without failure. The important thing is knowing how to deal with this reality and not letting it stop you from moving forward.
Sponsored by ServiceNow.
How to Practice Servant Leadership
Today, leaders need to be servants.
We used to have this traditional idea of the pyramid where the leader sits at the very top and tells everybody else what to do.
But we're starting to see this kind of inversion of the pyramid where the leader is at the bottom propping everybody else up.
This is called servant leadership.
Top 15 Leadership Lessons From 2020
I’ve had the privilege of speaking with around 500 leaders over the years on The Future of Work Podcast and I have really learned a lot from each one.
Even though all of the interviews were great and informative, I have a few favorites that I really enjoyed. And from those episodes, I have compiled 15 leadership lessons that are crucial for leaders to learn in order to succeed in the future.
The Impact Corporate Culture has on Employee Experience
Culture is usually the hardest thing for organizations to figure out.
It’s something you can’t see or touch.
Culture is how employees feel working for the organization.
I’ll never forget the story of when President Kennedy visited NASA Space Center.
In the middle of his tour, he saw a man walking down the hall with a mop and a bucket.
Fortune 500 CEO Says #1 Secret To Her Success Is Taking Jobs That Make Her Uncomfortable
Kathy Mazzarella is the Chairman, President, and CEO at Graybar, a wholesale distribution company that’s been around for 151 years. The company has around 8,700 employees and $7.5 billion in revenue. She has been with the company for 41 years and has been president for 9 of those years.
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Jacob explores the subjects of future of work with credible professionals about their views and advice. I also like how Jacob enquires the personal side of these professionals making it fun and engaging talks.